Men's Tennis Suffers Setback At Yale, 7-0

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NEW HAVEN, Conn. – The Quinnipiac University men's tennis team was defeated in its first match of the New Year on Sunday afternoon, as the Bulldogs of Yale University swept the Bobcats, 7-0, at the Cullman-Heyman Tennis Center. With the loss, QU falls to 0-2 overall on the young season.

James Kwei (Dedham, Mass.) and Alex Lazerowich (Stratham, N.H.) put up the best fight for the Bobcats in doubles action, falling 8-4, at No. 1 doubles to Marc Powers and Daniel Hoffman.

In singles play, Kwei was defeated, 6-3, 6-2, to John Huang in the No. 2 slot and Eric Ambrosio (Lloyd Harbor, N.Y.) fell short, 6-2, 6-4, to Zachary Krumholz in the No. 4 match.

The men's tennis team returns to action on Saturday, Feb. 4 when they take on Binghamton and Bryant. The Bobcats take on the Bearcats at 5:30 p.m., followed by a doubles contest against the Bulldogs at 8 p.m. Both events will be hosted at Brown University.

Powers/Hoffman Def. Kwei/Lazerowich: 8-4
Blumankrane/Chose Def. Weeden/Ambrosio: 8-3
Huang/Ratchord Def. Petrini/Nelson: 8-3

Powers Def. Weeden: 6-0, 6-0
Huang Def. Kwei: 6-3, 6-2
Hoffman Def. Morgenstern: 6-0, 6-0
Krumholz Def. Ambrosio: 6-2, 6-4
Saiontz Def. Petrini: 6-0, 6-4
Dean Def. Lazerowich: 6-0, 6-0

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