2014-15 Mens Tennis News

July 17, 2015
Quinnipiac Men’s Tennis Named to ITA All-Academic Team, Four Players Named ITA Scholar-Athletes
The Quinnipiac men’s tennis team was honored as an Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) All-Academic team for the second consecutive season, and teammates Benjamin Teicher (Kendall Park, New Jersey), Jonas Kuwert (Jesteberg, Germany), Kyle Alper (Dix Hills, New York) and Sebastian Barbero (Buenos Aires, Argentina) were all named as ITA Scholar-Athletes.

June 17, 2015
Quinnipiac to Honor Former Men's and Women's Tennis Head Coach Mike Quitko on June 20, 2015 at Alumni Tennis Matches
On behalf of the entire Quinnipiac University community, I would like to cordially invite you to a celebration of Mike Quitko's Retirement on Saturday, June 20, 2015 at the QU Outdoor Tennis Courts on Mount Carmel Campus. A short program celebrating Coach Quitko will be held prior to the 11 a.m. Alumni Tennis Matches.

April 25, 2015
No. 3 Seed QU Men's Tennis Falls in MAAC Semifinals to No. 2 Seed Marist, 4-0
The No. 3 seed Quinnipiac men’s tennis team’s season came to an end Saturday afternoon as the Bobcats fell to the No. 2 seed Marist Red Foxes 4-0 in the MAAC Men’s Tennis Semifinals at the Mercer County Tennis Center.

April 24, 2015
QU Men’s Tennis Head Coach Chris Pappas Named MAAC Men’s Tennis Coach of the Year, Five Named to All-MAAC Second Team
Quinnipiac men’s tennis head coach Chris Pappas was named the MAAC Men’s Tennis Coach of the Year in his first season as the Bobcats’ head coach, as announced by the league at the MAAC Tennis Awards Banquet on Friday, April 24, 2015.

April 23, 2015
QU Men's Tennis to Face Marist in Semifinals of First MAAC Tennis Tournament Appearance on Saturday at 2 P.M.
The Quinnipiac men’s tennis team enters their first ever MAAC Tennis Championship tournament as the No. 3 seed after finishing the regular season with a 5-2 record in conference play. Quinnipiac will take on the No. 2 seed Marist Red Foxes in the semifinals on Saturday, Apr. 25 at 2 P.M.

April 20, 2015
QU Men's Tennis Drops Regular Season Finale at Marist, 7-0
The Quinnipiac men’s tennis team fell in its final match of the regular season Monday afternoon to the Marist Red Foxes, 7-0, at the Marist Tennis Pavilion.

April 18, 2015
QU Men's Tennis Falls to Monmouth, 5-2
Jonas Kuwert (Jesteberg, Germany) and Julian Rozenstein (Marlboro, New Jersey) picked up two individual victories for the Quinnipiac men’s tennis team as the Bobcats fell to the Monmouth Hawks 5-2 Saturday afternoon.

April 17, 2015
QU Men's Tennis Begins Three-Match Road Trip to End Regular Season at Saint Peter's on Friday
The Quinnipiac men’s tennis team is on the road for its final three matches of the regular season. First up, the Bobcats will face the Saint Peter’s Peacocks at 3 P.M. on Friday, April 17 in Jersey City, New Jersey before continuing its New Jersey trip with a match on Saturday, April 18 at 2 P.M. against the Monmouth Hawks in West Long Branch, New Jersey. After a day off on Sunday, the Bobcats will face the Marist Red Foxes on Monday, April 20 at 12 P.M.

April 17, 2015
Eric Ambrosio Sets Single-Season Program Record for Wins with 39th Victory in QU Men's Tennis 6-1 Win vs. Saint Peter's
Quinnipiac men’s tennis senior Eric Ambrosio (Lloyd Harbor, New York) set the new single-season program record for wins with his 39th victory of the season in the Bobcats 6-1 win over the Saint Peter’s Peacocks Friday afternoon at the SPU Tennis Courts.

April 15, 2015
QU Men's Tennis Junior Jonas Kuwert Named MAAC Tennis Men's Player of the Week
Quinnipiac men's tennis junior Jonas Kuwert (Jesteberg, Germany) has been named the MAAC Men's Tennis Player of the Week and ECAC Men's Tennis Player of the Week, as announced by the league offices on April 15, 2015.

April 14, 2015
Willem van Biezen Wins Final Match to Clinch QU Men's Tennis' 4-3 Victory vs. Stony Brook
Willem van Biezen (Warmond, The Netherlands) played a crucial role for the Quinnipiac men’s tennis team as he won the final match of the afternoon to clinch the Bobcats’ first ever victory over the Stony Brook Seawolves, 4-3, Tuesday afternoon at the QU Outdoor Tennis Courts.

April 14, 2015
QU Men's Tennis Hosts Stony Brook in Final Home Match of 2014-15 Season
The Quinnipiac men’s tennis team takes the court for their final home match of the 2014-15 season Tuesday afternoon as they host the Stony Brook Seawolves at the QU Outdoor Tennis Courts at 2 P.M.

April 12, 2015
QU Men's Tennis Sweeps Fordham 7-0 for Sixth Sweep of Season on Senior Day
The Quinnipiac men’s tennis team picked up its second consecutive 7-0 sweep of the week as the Bobcats won every single match against the Fordham Rams on Senior Day at the QU Outdoor Tennis Courts.

April 11, 2015
QU Men's Tennis Cruises to 7-0 Sweep of Rider, Improve to 4-0 in MAAC Play
The Quinnipiac men’s tennis team picked up its fourth MAAC victory as they surpassed their 2013-14 conference and overall win total with a 7-0 sweep of the Rider Broncs Saturday afternoon at the QU Outdoor Tennis Courts.

April 10, 2015
QU Men's Tennis Hosts Rider Saturday, Fordham Sunday for Senior Day
In the final weekend home match of the season, the Bobcats host the Rider Broncs and the Fordham Rams on Saturday and Sunday. The Bobcats will face the Broncs at 1 P.M. on Saturday followed by the match with the Rams on Sunday at 9 A.M. for Senior Day, where they will honor their two seniors, Eric Ambrosio and Sebastian Barbero, for their accomplishments in their four-year careers.

April 8, 2015
QU Men's Tennis Senior Eric Ambrosio Named MAAC Men's Tennis Player of the Week
Quinnipiac men’s tennis senior Eric Ambrosio (Lloyd Harbor, New York) has been named the MAAC Men’s Tennis Player of the Week for the week of March 30 to April 6, as announced by the league office on Wednesday.

April 7, 2015
QU Men's Tennis Match Scheduled for Today at Marist Postponed to April 20 at 3 P.M.
The Quinnipiac men’s tennis match scheduled for Tuesday, Apr. 7 at 3 P.M. at Marist College has been postponed due to expected rain in the afternoon. The Bobcats and the Red Foxes will make up the match on Monday, April 20 at 3 P.M.

April 2, 2015
Eric Ambrosio Moves Into Third All-Time in Program History With 123 Wins in QU Men's Tennis 6-1 Victory Over Fairfield
Quinnipiac men’s tennis senior Eric Ambrosio (Lloyd Harbor, New York) used a pair of victories Thursday afternoon to move into third place in program history with 123 victories in the Bobcats 6-1 win over its MAAC Rival the Fairfield Stags at the QU Outdoor Tennis Courts.

April 1, 2015
QU Men's Tennis Sweeps Sacred Heart 7-0 for Fourth Sweep of 2014-15 Season
The Quinnipiac men’s tennis team picked up its fourth sweep of the season Wednesday afternoon as they cruised to a 7-0 win over the Sacred Heart Pioneers at the QU Outdoor Tennis Courts.

March 31, 2015
QU Men's Tennis Hosts Sacred Heart Wednesday, Fairfield Thursday in Two Match Homestand
The Quinnipiac men’s tennis team added an extra home game to the 2014-15 calendar as the Bobcats match against the Sacred Heart Pioneers has been changed from Sacred Heart to Quinnipiac for Wednesday, April 1 at 3:30 P.M. The following day, the Bobcats will play their second match in as many days against the Fairfield Stags at 2:00 P.M.

March 29, 2015
Carlos Fernandez Wins No. 6 Singles, QU Men's Tennis Falls 6-1 to St. Bonaventure
Carlos Fernandez (Mexico City, Mexico) picked up the lone point for the Quinnipiac men’s tennis team Sunday afternoon as the Bobcats fell to the St. Bonaventure Bonnies 6-1 in a non-conference matchup.

March 29, 2015
QU Men's Tennis Picks Up Third 7-0 Sweep of the Season with Win Over Niagara
The Quinnipiac men’s tennis team played one of its best matches of the season Saturday night as the Bobcats cruised to a 7-0 sweep of the Niagara Purple Eagles.

March 28, 2015
QU Men's Tennis Hits the Road for Matches at Niagara and St. Bonaventure
The Quinnipiac men’s tennis team hits the road once again as they travel to Upstate New York for a pair of matches, beginning with a 1 P.M. clash in a conference match with the Niagara Purple Eagles on Saturday followed by 10 A.M. showdown with the St. Bonaventure Bonnies on Sunday.

March 21, 2015
QU Men's Tennis Falls in Close Match to Bryant, 4-3
The Quinnipiac men’s tennis team played a highly competitive match with the Bryant Bulldogs but the Bobcats narrowly lost 4-3 to the Bulldogs at the North Haven Health and Racquet Club Saturday night.

March 20, 2015
QU Men's Tennis Hosts Bryant Saturday Evening at North Haven Health and Racquet Club
The Quinnipiac men’s tennis team returns to Connecticut for their first home match since Sept. 23, 2014 when they host the Bryant Bulldogs on Saturday at 5 P.M. with the match occurring at the North Haven Health and Racquet Club in North Haven, Conn.

March 11, 2015
QU Men's Tennis Match with Lehigh Cancelled Due to Rain
The Quinnipiac men’s tennis match scheduled for 4:30 P.M. against the Lehigh Mountain Hawks has been cancelled due to unplayable courts. No makeup date has been announced at this time.

March 11, 2015
Rozenstein Wins 26th Match of Season, QU Men's Tennis Falls to Miami, 6-1
The Quinnipiac men’s tennis team put up an impressive effort against the Miami Hurricanes Tuesday night but could not come up with the win, losing to the Hurricanes 6-1.

March 10, 2015
QU Men's Tennis Splits Doubleheader, Three Record Two Wins on the Day
The Quinnipiac men’s tennis team remained at .500 this season as the Bobcats split a doubleheader today with a 5-2 win over Hampton in the afternoon and a 6-1 loss to Valparaiso in the morning on Monday.

March 8, 2015
QU Men's Tennis Faces Five Opponents in Four Days During Spring Break Trip to Florida
The Quinnipiac men’s tennis team traveled to the Orlando, Florida area for its annual spring break trip where they will compete in five matches in four days, starting with the Northern Illinois Huskies at 12 P.M. at Sanlando Park in Altomonte Springs, Florida.

March 8, 2015
QU Men's Tennis Falls in First Match of Spring Break Trip to Northern Illinois, 5-2
The Quinnipiac men’s tennis team challenged a very talented Northern Illinois Huskies squad Sunday afternoon in the first match of its spring break trip, but the Bobcats fell to the Huskies, 5-2 at Sanlando Park.

February 21, 2015
QU Men's and Women's Tennis Matches at Saint Peter's on Sunday, Feb. 22 Postponed
The Quinnipiac men’s and women’s tennis matches against the Saint Peter’s Peacocks at the SPU Tennis Courts have been postponed due to the weather expected overnight and into the day tomorrow. No makeup dates have been announced at this time for either team’s match.

February 14, 2015
Julian Rozenstein and Luke Roser Win Singles Matches, QU Men’s Tennis Falls to Army, 5-2
The Quinnipiac men’s tennis team picked up two singles victories from Julian Rozenstein (Marlboro, New Jersey) and Luke Roser (Bernardsville, New Jersey) but came up just short against the Army Black Knights, 5-2, Saturday morning at the Lichtenberg Tennis Center.

February 13, 2015
QU Men's Tennis Travels to West Point to face Army for Saturday Morning Match
The Quinnipiac men’s tennis team will get set to face the Army Black Knights in its second match of the spring season on Saturday morning at the Lichtenberg Tennis Center at 9 A.M.

February 7, 2015
Kyle Alper Records 20th Individual Victory of Season, QU Men's Tennis Falls to Brown, 6-1
The Quinnipiac men’s tennis team fell to the Brown Bears in its first match of the spring, 6-1, Saturday afternoon at the Brown Varsity Tennis Courts.

February 5, 2015
QU Men's Tennis Names Eric Ambrosio and Sebastian Barbero Captains for Second Straight Season
The Quinnipiac men’s tennis team has announced that seniors Eric Ambrosio (Lloyd Harbor, New York) and Sebastian Barbero (Buenos Aires, Argentina) will remain the captains of the men’s tennis team for the second consecutive season.

January 21, 2015
QU Men's Tennis Selected Third in MAAC Men's Tennis Preseason Coaches' Poll
The Quinnipiac men’s tennis team was selected to finish third in the MAAC Men’s Tennis Preseason Coaches’ Poll, as announced by the league office on Wednesday. Quinnipiac received 46 points in the poll to earn the third place selection in the preseason poll.

December 23, 2014
Frederick Zaretsky Signs NLI to Join QU Men's Tennis in 2015-16
Quinnipiac University men’s tennis head coach Chris Pappas has announced that Frederick Zaretsky has signed a National Letter of Intent to join the Quinnipiac men’s tennis team at the beginning of the 2015-16 season.

November 3, 2014
QU Men's Tennis Announces Spring 2015 Schedule
Quinnipiac University men’s tennis head coach Chris Pappas has announced the schedule for the spring season. The Bobcats have 13 matches in the spring leading up to the MAAC Championships held at the Mercer County Park Tennis Center in West Windsor, New Jersey on April 25 and 26.

October 26, 2014
QU Men's Tennis Wraps Up Fall Season with Final Day at Connecticut State Championships
The Quinnipiac men’s tennis team finished up play at the Connecticut State Championships Sunday afternoon in their final action of the fall season at the Cullman-Heyman Tennis Center at Yale University.

October 25, 2014
Ezaka Leads QU Men's Tennis at Second Day of Connecticut State Championships
Kei Ezaka (Ojai, California) put on an impressive showing at the second day of the Connecticut State Championships as he earned a spot in the semifinals to be played on Sunday.

October 24, 2014
QU Men's Tennis Sends Five to Round of 16 at Connecticut State Championships
The Quinnipiac men’s tennis team had an excellent showing in singles play at the Connecticut State Championships as five of the eight members competing reached the Round of 16 Friday afternoon.

October 20, 2014
QU Men's Tennis Match vs. Rider Rescheduled to April 17
The Quinnipiac men’s tennis match against the Rider Broncs scheduled for Oct. 21 has been moved to April 17, 2015 due to rain expected in the forecast. This is the second time that rain has forced the match to be rescheduled.

October 18, 2014
QU Men's Tennis' Ezaka Falls as Last Bobcat Standing at ITA Regionals
The Quinnipiac men’s tennis team’s run in the USTA/ITA Regionals has come to an end Saturday after Kei Ezaka (Ojai, California) fell in his second round matchup.

October 17, 2014
Ezaka Advances to Second Round of Main Draw Singles at Day Two of ITA Regionals
Day Two of the USTA/ITA Regionals at the Billie Jean King National Tennis Center hosted by St. John’s University is underway as the Bobcats sent two members of the Quinnipiac men’s tennis team to the court in the main draw of the tournament.

October 16, 2014
Ambrosio and Kuwert Compete in Day 1 of ITA Regionals
The Quinnipiac men’s tennis team kicked off competition at the USTA/ITA Northeast Regionals at St. John’s Thursday afternoon with two Bobcats competing in the qualifier round of singles.

October 10, 2014
QU Men’s and Women’s Tennis Match vs. Rider Rescheduled
The Quinnipiac men’s and women’s tennis matches on Saturday have been rescheduled to Tuesday, Oct. 21 at 2:30 P.M. due to impending rain in the forecast.

October 9, 2014
QU Men’s Tennis Remains Unbeaten, Sweeps UConn in Non-Conference Match
The Quinnipiac men’s tennis team put its undefeated record on the line when it traveled to face the UConn Huskies and remain perfect on the season by sweeping the Huskies, 7-0.

October 5, 2014
Roser Wins Flight “C” Championship on Final Day of Quinnipiac Invitational
Competition resumed Sunday morning at the Quinnipiac Invitational and with it came three Bobcats in the flight championships, culminated by Luke Roser (Bernardsville, New Jersey) winning the Flight “C” Championship in an all-Quinnipiac final over Kyle Alper (Dix Hills, New York).

October 4, 2014
Second Day of Quinnipiac Invitational Canceled
The second day of competition at the Quinnipiac Invitational has been canceled due to inclement weather.

October 3, 2014
Ambrosio Sets New Quinnipiac Division I Singles Wins Record at Day One of Quinnipiac Invitational
Quinnipiac Men’s Tennis senior Eric Ambrosio (Lloyd Harbor, New York) set the new Quinnipiac Division I Singles wins record with two wins on Day One of the Quinnipiac Invitational Friday afternoon. Ambrosio now has 62 career wins in singles play.

September 28, 2014
QU Men’s Tennis Wins Four Flight Championships at UConn Invitational
The Quinnipiac Men’s Tennis team continued it’s hot start to the 2014-15 season as it pulled away with four flight championships at the UConn Invitational. Jonas Kuwert (Jesteberg, Germany), Kyle Alper (Dix Hills, New York), Carlos Fernandez (Mexico City, Mexico), and Eric Ambrosio (Lloyd Harbor, New York) all won their respective flights.

September 27, 2014
QU Men’s Tennis Sends Seven to Semifinals at UConn Invitational
The Quinnipiac Men’s Tennis team had an extremely successful day as seven members of the team reached the semifinals on the second day of the UConn Invitational, including six in the main draw of their respective flights.

September 26, 2014
Ambrosio Earns 100th Career Victory at Day One of UConn Invitational
Eric Ambrosio (Lloyd Harbor, New York) and Julian Rozenstein (Marlboro, New Jersey) advanced to the Flight “A” championship of the UConn Invitational before falling in the final on the first day of competition.

September 23, 2014
QU Men’s Tennis Improves to 2-0 Defeating Hartford, 5-2
The Quinnipiac Men's Tennis Team earned its second win in as many dual matches as the Bobcats clawed their way to a 6-1 victory over the Hartford Hawks at the QU Outdoor Tennis Courts.

September 16, 2014
QU Men's Tennis Sweeps Siena for First MAAC Win of 2014-15 Season
The Quinnipiac University men’s tennis team dominated the Siena Saints, sweeping the first conference match of the season, 7-0. The Bobcats improved to 1-0 on the season and 1-0 in Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference play.

September 14, 2014
QU Men’s Tennis Hosts Siena in First Conference Match of Season
The Quinnipiac University men’s tennis team eagerly awaits their first dual match and Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference match of the season against the Siena Saints Tuesday at 3 PM after a strong showing at the Stony Brook Invitational Sept. 6-7.

September 6, 2014
QU Men’s Tennis’ Alper, van Biezen Win respective Flights at Stony Brook Invitational
Freshmen Kyle Alper (Dix Hills, New York) and Willem van Biezen (Warmond, The Netherlands) each won their Flight championship at the Stony Brook Invitational in their first collegiate tournament. These championships added to the Quinnipiac men’s tennis team sending a team to the championship in each Flight of the doubles portion of the tournament.

September 5, 2014
QU Men’s Tennis Newcomers Shine in Day One of Stony Brook Invitational
In their first competition as Quinnipiac Bobcats, Jonas Kuwert (Jesteberg, Germany) in singles Flight “A”, Kyle Alper (Dix Hills, N.Y.) in singles Flight “B” and Willem van Biezen (Warmond, The Netherlands) in singles Flight “C” each reached the semifinals of the Stony Brook Invitational to earn the first victories of their Quinnipiac careers.

September 2, 2014
QU Men's Tennis Opens Action in 2014-15 at Stony Brook Invitational
The Quinnipiac Bobcats men’s tennis team starts up this weekend with a trip to the Stony Brook Invitational once again. Quinnipiac returns seven members from the 2013-14 season as it looks to build upon last years finish. MAAC Tennis Rookie of the Year Kei Ezaka, and seniors Eric Ambrosio and Sebastian Barbero highlight the returning core for this year.

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QU Men's and Women's Spring Break Tennis Blog - Monday, March 9 | Day 2
The Quinnipiac men's and women's tennis teams are both blogging about their spring break trip to Orlando, Florida. Junior Ben Teicher (Kendall Park, New Jersey) and Kelsi Oliphant (Calgary, Alberta) are each writing for the six-day trip

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QU Men's and Women's Spring Break Tennis Blog - Tuesday, March 10 | Day 3
The Quinnipiac men's and women's tennis teams are both blogging about their spring break trip to Orlando, Florida. Junior Ben Teicher (Kendall Park, New Jersey) and Kelsi Oliphant (Calgary, Alberta) are each writing for the six-day trip.

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QU Men's and Women's Spring Break Tennis Blog - Wednesday, March 11 | Day 4
The Quinnipiac men's and women's tennis teams are both blogging about their spring break trip to Orlando, Florida. Junior Ben Teicher (Kendall Park, New Jersey) and Kelsi Oliphant (Calgary, Alberta) are each writing for the six-day trip.

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QU Men's and Women's Spring Break Tennis Blog - Thursday, March 12 | Day 5
The Quinnipiac men's and women's tennis teams are both blogging about their spring break trip to Orlando, Florida. Junior Ben Teicher (Kendall Park, New Jersey) and Kelsi Oliphant (Calgary, Alberta) are each writing for the six-day trip.

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QU Men's and Women's Spring Break Tennis Blog - The Final Blog
The Quinnipiac men's and women's tennis teams are both blogging about their spring break trip to Orlando, Florida. Junior Ben Teicher (Kendall Park, New Jersey) and Kelsi Oliphant (Calgary, Alberta) are each writing for the six-day trip.