ITHICA, N.Y. - Quinnipiac University men's tennis freshman Eric Ambrosio (Lloyd Harbor, N.Y.) defeated Colgate's Sean Spellberg, 6-0, 6-3, to advance to the ITA Northeast Regional Qualifying Round of 16 Thursday morning at Reis Tennis Center on the campus of Cornell University.
In the qualifying round of 16, Ambrosio challenged Francis Bertrand of Stony Brook University. Bertrand defeated Ambrosio, 6-2, 4-6, 6-3, eliminating the Bobcats' rookie from tournament competition.
In addition to Ambrosio, Corey Morgenstern (Old Bethpage, N.Y.) and John Petrini (Stamford, Conn.) also took the court for the Bobcats. Morgenstern was defeated by Joseph Dube of Marist (6-4, 6-1) and Petrini dropped a 6-1, 6-3 final to Stony Brook's Stefan Ilic.
ITA Northeast Regional action continues from the Reis Tennis Center at 9 a.m. tomorrow morning.
Contact: Anthony Distasio; Ardistasio@Quinnipiac.edu