HAMDEN, Conn. – Sophomore Luke Roser (Bernardsville, N.J.) picked up his 10th win of the season on Saturday afternoon; however, the Quinnipiac University men's tennis team lost to the Bryant University Bulldogs 5-2 on their home court in Hamden.
Roser earned his victory over Bulldog Zachary Morris in two sets, winning the first, 6-4, and the second, 6-2. This marks the 25th career singles victory for the sophomore.
Fellow classmate Alain Grullon (Santo Domingo, D.R.) also picked up a singles victory on Saturday, defeating Guillaume Sabourin in three sets. After dropping the first set, 6-4, Grullon won the next two in dramatic fashion. The second set was won by the sophomore in extra sets, 7-6 (7-2), and the tie-break went 22 points before Grullon outlasted Sabourin, 12-10. This marks the eighth singles win on Grullon's young career.
The loss drops Quinnipiac's record to 5-7 on the season. The victory is the 10th on the campaign for Bryant, improving their record to 10-9.
#1 – Fernandez/Roser (QU) def. Gonzalez/Arguello (BU): 6-5 (Ret.)
#2 – Morris/Parziale (BU) def. Ezaka/Haraguchi (QU): 8-4
#3 – Templeman/Vogt (BU) def. Grullon/Teicher (QU): 8-4
#1 – Parziale (BU) def. Ezaka (QU): 6-4, 6-3
#2 – Roser (QU) def. Morris (BU): 6-4, 6-2
#3 – Welsh (BU) def. Haraguchi (QU): 6-3, 7-6 (7-5)
#4 – Vogt (BU) def. Fernandez (QU): 4-6, 6-3, 6-3
#5 – Grullon (QU) def. Sabourin (BU): 4-6, 7-6 (7-2), 12-10
#6 – Templeman (BU) def. Teicher (QU): 6-1, 6-4
The Quinnipiac Men's Tennis Team will be back in action this Tuesday as they travel to Stony Brook University. The action begins at 3:00 pm ET.
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