NEW HAVEN, Conn. – The Quinnipiac University men's tennis team opened competition in the New Year on Saturday afternoon, falling to Yale University, 7-0, at the Cullman-Heyman Tennis Center in New Haven, Conn. With the loss, the Bobcats drop to 1-1 through two dual match-ups this season.
Eric Ambrosio (Lloyd Harbor, N.Y.) and Alex Lazerowich (Stratham, N.H.) put up the best fight for the Bobcats in doubles action, falling 8-4, at No. 3 doubles to Daniel Faierman and Jason Brown. Fahoum Fahoum (Haifa, Israel) and Luke Roser (Bernardsville, N.J.) fell short to Marc Powers and Patrick Chase, 8-3, at No. 1, while Sebastian Barbero (Buenos Aires, Argentina) and Garrett Lane (Reading, Mass.) suffered an 8-2 setback at No. 2.
In singles play, Barbero fell to Powers, 6-0, 6-0; Lane fell to Brown, 6-0, 6-1; Ambrosio fell to Krumholz, 6-1, 6-3; Fahoum fell to Faierman, 6-3, 7-5; Roser fell to Dean, 6-1, 6-4; and Corey Morgenstern (Old Bethpage, N.Y.) fell to Chase, 6-0, 6-0.
The Bobcats return to action next week with a pair of matches in Providence, R.I. Quinnipiac will take on Binghamton and Brown on the campus of Brown University.
Quinnipiac fans should refer to the Official Website of Quinnipiac Athletics, www.QuinnipiacBobcats.com, for any schedule changes as well as the latest news, scores and highlights. The 2012-13 Quinnipiac Men's Tennis Schedule is also available for download at www.QuinnipiacBobcats.com for all mobile devices, including iPhones and iPads, as well as all desktop computers.
Marc Powers def. Sebastian Barbero: 6-0, 6-0
Jason Brown def. Garrett Lane: 6-0, 6-1
Zachary Krumholz def. Eric Ambrosio: 6-1, 6-3
Daniel Faierman def. Fahoum Fahoum: 6-3, 7-5
Matt Dean def. Luke Roser: 6-1, 6-4
Patrick Chase def. Corey Morgenstern: 6-0, 6-0
Powers / Chase def. Fahoum / Roser: 8-3
Dean / Saiontz def. Barbero / Lane: 8-2
Faierman / Brown def. Ambrosio / Lazerowich: 8-4
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