CARY, N.C. – Freshman Mario Paccini reached the round of 32 and Robert Lindgren earned two singles victories at the ITA Carolina Regionals, Oct. 16-19, hosted by Duke University.
Paccini had an impressive showing, going 2-1 overall earning victories in the first two rounds of singles, before falling to Daffa Sanon of Clemson, 6-4, 6-0, in the round of 32. The freshman earned a first round victory 1-6, 6-3, 6-4 over Cameron Green of Furman, before defeating Nikita Zaverkov of Gardner-Webb, 6-0, 6-4 to advance as one of the final 32.
Lindgren fell in his first round match to Zack Lewis of College of Charleston, but bounced back to earn two victories in the consolation draw before losing to finish 2-2 overall in singles play.
The Phoenix head to Raleigh for the NC State Invitational, Oct. 23-25, for their final tournament of the fall season.