Oct. 21, 2012
The Boston College men's tennis team completed competition at the USTA/ITA Northeast Regional Championships in New Haven, Conn. on the campus of Yale University in event that began on Thursday, Oct. 18 and concludes on Tuesday, Oct. 23.
Junior Michael McGinnis and classmate Jonathan Raude each won a match in singles play while the tandem of Bully Grokenberger and Philip Nelson earned a victory in doubles action.
Sophomore Philip Nelson took two matches in qualifying play to make it to the main singles draw.
The Eagles and head coach Scott Wilkins return to action with the UNC-Wilmington Invite from Friday, Nov. 2 to Sunday, Nov. 4 in Wilmington, N.C.
Boston College Results
Won 6-1, 6-2 over James Barnhart of Sacred Heart in the First Round
Lost 6-4, 6-2 to (6) Denis Nguyen of Harvard in the Second Round
Won 6-2, 6-2 over Mons Knudtzon of Stony Brook
Won 6-3, 6-3 over Petr Rousar of NJIT
Lost 6-4, 6-3 to Robin Lessage of Binghamton in the First Round
Won 6-1, 6-3 over Antonio Pena of Hofstra in the First Round
Lost 7-6, 3-6, 6-2 to (5) Venkat Iyer of Cornell in the Second Round
Billy Grokenberger and Philip Nelson
Won 8-1 over Fahoum Fahoum and Garrett Lane of Quinnipiac in the First Round
Lost 8-3 to Sam Fleck and Quoc-Daniel Nguyen of Cornell in the Second Round
Michael McGinnis and Jonathan Raude
Lost 8-4 to (7) Ivan Vereschaga and Damien David of Buffalo in the First Round