Palacios, Chomka Advance to Round of 16 at ITA East Regionals Before Bowing Out

Palacios, Chomka Advance to Round of 16 at ITA East Regionals Before Bowing Out
Felipe Palacios

PHILADELPHIA, Pa. – Bentley University sophomores Evan Chomka (Warwick, R.I./Bishop Hendricken) and Felipe Palacios (Bogota, Columbia/Colegio Nueva Granada) advanced to the round of 16 Sunday in the B singles tournament at the ITA Men's Tennis East Regional before bowing out.

Chomka defeated Southern New Hampshire's Evan Eaton 9-7 in the round of 32, but had his run ended in the round of 16. Palacios got the better of Assumption's Matt Drolet in the round of 32 8-1, but was beaten by Adelphi's Ryan Villarruel in the round of 16.

Also on Sunday, freshman Jerry Liang (Shanghai, China/Shanghai American School) was beaten by New York Tech's Nicolas Jubera 8-5 in the round of 32.

Bentley will now open its Northeast-10 season on Wednesday when they host Franklin Pierce.

B Singles Draw

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