Holy Cross Competes in UConn Invitational

Oct. 2, 2004

Storrs, Conn. - The Holy Cross men's tennis team competed in a two-day tournament at the University of Connecticut this weekend. The Crusaders, who are currently 3-1 had a handful of impressive individual showings as the team prepares for its next match against Boston University on Monday, October 4.

FLIGHT A SINGLES Nick Casolaro (HC) and Brian Kelly (HC)- Bye

ROUND OF 8: Matt Stinson (UConn) def. Nick Casolaro (HC), 6-0, 6-2, and Brian Kelly (HC) def. Peter George (Sacred Heart), 6-0, 6-0

DAY TWO QUARTERFINALS: Padro Genovese (Marist) def. Brian Kelly (HC), 6-1, 6-2

FLIGHT B SINGLES Mike Marano (HC) def. Alex Altman (Quinnipiac), 7-6, 5-7, 10-6 Stefano Salvatore (Quinnipiac) def. John Deaver (HC), 6-2, 6-1

DAY TWO ROUND OF 8 Kevin Redmond (Rhode Island) def. Mike Marano (HC), 7-6, 6-2

FLIGHT C SINGLES George Casclicchio (Fairfield) vs. Rob Guido (HC), 7-6, 3-0 (play suspended due to darkness) Marco Lombardo (HC) def. Mitch Stanley (Monmouth), 6-3, 6-1

DAY TWO ROUND OF 16: Rob Guido (HC) def. George Casclicchio (Fairfield), 6-7, 6-4, 10-7

ROUND OF 8: Brendon Van Wesbeck (Marist) def. Rob Guido (HC), 6-2, 6-1, and Frankie Algier (Marist) def. Marco Lombardo (HC), 6-1, 6-2

FLIGHT D SINGLES Ivan Watanabe (HC) and Tom Moran (HC)- Bye

ROUND OF 8: Justin Worthy (Quinnipiac) def. Ivan Watanbe (HC), 6-0, 6-0

DAY TWO ROUND OF 8: Dan Kirchner (Hartford) def. Tom Moran (HC), 6-2, 6-0