Young Huskies stand out for men's tennis at Quinnipiac Invitational
Published: Monday, October 8, 2012
Updated: Monday, October 8, 2012 21:10
The Huskies’ freshmen stood out the most in this weekend’s flight invitational. The men traveled to Hamden for the 10th annual Quinnipiac Invitational, at the QU outdoor tennis courts on the Mount Carmel Campus.
Mark HoSang from Bedford, N.H. brought home a championship for the Huskies, taking the "D" singles flight over Bryant University's Guilliamue Sabourin. Before reaching the finals, HoSang sailed through the first rounds of his flight. In the semifinals, he earned a victory over Matt Dean a freshman Sacred Heart Pioneer, 6-3, 5-7, 10-5.
In doubles play, the outstanding tandem made up of freshman Andrew Ginzberg and junior Teddy Margules reached the finals in the "B” flight. The duo took the opener match 8-5 over the pioneers, later defeating Hofstra, 8-7 and reached the finals by beating the Bryant Bulldogs, 8-6. UConn then fell to another duo from Sacred Heart, 8-5 in the championship match.
The Huskies will receive their intrastate rival, the Quinnipiac Bobcats, in Storrs this Wednesday at 2 p.m.