Frieder Leads Terriers with Singles Title at UConn Invitational

Frieder Leads Terriers with Singles Title at UConn Invitational

Oct. 1, 2012

Results

STORRS, Conn. - Junior Jesse Friederwon three matches over the weekend to claim a singles title to lead the Boston University men's tennis team at the three-day UConn Invitational.

Competing in the No. 2 flight, Frieder dropped just one game in his first match against Hartford and then followed through with a 6-4, 6-3 victory over Merrimack in the semifinals. Looking for the title, Frieder battled past Quinnipiac's Eric Ambrosio, 6-4, 6-4 in the final match.

Freshman Brandon Phan had to win an extra match to reach the final in the No. 7 singles flight. He blanked Fairfield and then won a 6-4, 6-4 victory against UConn before coasting past Sacred Heart, 6-0, 6-1, in the semifinals. Quinnipiac's John Petrini took advantage of having to play one less match and captured the title with a 6-2, 6-1 victory.

Both senior Josh Friedman and freshman Stefan Lemire won a singles match before losing in the semifinals of their respective final.

The Terriers will next conclude the fall season with the ITA Regionals at Yale starting on Oct. 11.

SINGLES

#1 Josh Friedman (1-1)
def. Zlobinsky (Fairfield): 6-3, 6-2
lost to Barbero (Quinnipiac): 1-6, 7-6, 10-7

#2 Jesse Frieder (3-0)
def. Neves (Hartford): 6-0, 6-1
def. Lipinski (Merrimack): 6-4, 6-3
def. Ambrosio (Quinnipiac): 6-4, 6-4

#3 Emilio Teran (0-1)
lost to Fahoum (Quinnipiac): 7-6, 7-6

#4 Stefan Lemire (1-1)
def. Breault (Fairfield): 6-2, 6-0
lost to Harrell (UConn): 6-2, 6-2

#5 Alex Hallenbeck (0-1)
lost to Margules (UConn): 7-6(2), 4-6, 10-8

#6 Eric Miller (0-1)
lost to Jerome (Quinnipiac): 6-2, 6-7(5), 12-10

#7 Brandon Phan (3-1)
def. Ziccardi (Fairfield): 6-0, 6-0
def. McEntee (UConn): 6-4, 6-4
def. Bagi (Sacred Heart): 6-0, 6-1
lost to Petrini (Quinnipiac): 6-2, 6-1

DOUBLES

#1 Josh Friedman / Michael Kopelman (0-1)
lost to Spreyer/Carr (UConn): 8-6

#2 Jesse Frieder / Emilio Teran (0-1)
lost to Morris/Delpino (Bryant): 8-4

#3 Alex Hallenbeck / Marcus Vanberkel (0-1)
lost to Belfort/Golijanin (Merrimack): 8-5

#4 Brandon Phan / Eric Miller (0-1)
lost to Ziccardi/Parks (Fairfield): 8-4

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