@DuqMTennis Advances to A-10 Championship Quarterfinals
April 27, 2017
EVENT: 2017 Atlantic 10 Championship First Round
Duquesne opened by winning the doubles point, with the team of Blasinsky and Chris Corrao winning at #1 6-4. Dimitris Stavropoulos and Drew Akins gave the Dukes the point with their 7-6 victory at #3.
In singles, Jared Isaacs put the Dukes up 2-0 after winning 6-1, 6-1 at #5. Stavropoulos was a 7-5, 6-2 winner at #1 that put the Dukes ahead 3-0. After splitting the first two sets, Blasinsky came out on top in the third set to give Duquesne the 4-0 win.
UP NEXT: The Dukes, who are the #9 seed, will face #1 seed Richmond on Fridaty at 12:30 p.m.