Menís Tennis Finds Early Success at ITA Northeast Regional
Courtesy: Columbia University Athletics/Gene Boyars


NEW HAVEN, Conn. - On day two of the ITA Northeast Regional Championships, the Columbia men's tennis team captured a pair of victories in both singles and doubles.

In singles action, Bert Vancura and Eric Rubin each notched straight-set wins in the opening round of the main draw. Rubin defeated Hugo Morth from St. John's, 6-4, 6-1, while Vancura topped Binghamton's Florian Van Kann, 6-3, 6-0.

In doubles, Rubin paired with Dragos Ignat to take down Marsit's Bishop and Klassen, 8-5. Vancura picked up his second win of the day as he and doubles partner Winston Lin eased past Colgate's Bekowitz and Jewitt, 8-2.

Play continues Saturday in New Haven, Conn.