October 5, 2008

BU Concludes Play at ITA Regionals

BLOOMSBURG--The Bloomsburg University men's tennis team completed play at the 2008 Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) Atlantic Region championships on Sunday.

In men's "A" singles action, the Huskies Fernando Perez (Center Valley/Southern Lehigh) won his quarterfinal match over Rafeel Cavacante of West Virginia Wesleyan (WVW) , 6-4, 6-3, then lost to Alvaro Ochoa of WVW, 6-4, 6-4, in the semi-finals.

In "A" doubles play, Perez and Jeff Nuhfer (Warren/Warren Area) lost in the semi-finals to Labitsch and Sharma of Kutztown, 8-3.

In "B" singles play, Mark Shroeder (Basking Ridge, NJ/Ridge beat teammate Ryan Glubo (Old Bridge, NJ/Old Bridge) in the quarterfinals, 6-2, 4-6, 11-9, then lost to Nick Gallagher of Kutztown in the semi-finals, 6-0, 3-6, 10-8.

In "B" doubles play, Glubo and Alan Hummel (Manheim/Hempfield) lost to Goswani and Gallagher of Kutztown in the semi-finals, 9-8, two in the tie-breaker.