HANOVER, N.H. - Quinnipiac's James Kwei (Dedham, Mass.) and Brian Mikkelson (Mequon, Wis.) defeated Yale's Calvin Bennett and John Huang in the ITA Men's Tennis Northeast Regional Doubles Round of 64 Friday at Dartmouth. With the win, the Bobcats advance to play Cornell's Jeremy Feldman and Andy Gauthier, the second-seeded duo in the draw, Saturday morning.
In singles action, the Bobcats were dealt a pair of tough defeats. Mikkelson fell to Marist's Christian Coley, 4-6, 6-4, 6-1, while John Hughes (Springfield, Mass.) also lost in three sets to Drexel's Nikoloz Kurdadze, 6-3, 4-6, 6-4. Both matches were played in the Round of 128.
Kwei and Mikkelson are scheduled to resume doubles action tomorrow at 10:30 a.m.