Emmitsburg, Md. (October 19, 2017) -- The first day of the men's tennis ITA Atlantic Regional tournament wrapped up Thursday afternoon. The first day consisted of two rounds of qualifying matches.
Mount St. Mary's freshman Parth Sharma defeated James Madison's Tate Steinour 4-6, 7-5, 6-3 in the first round of qualifying but was topped 4-6, 6-1, 6-3 by Virginia's Jefferson Dockter in the second round of qualifying.
Jean Armstrong was blanked 6-0, 6-0 by Duquesne's Dominic Lea in the first round of qualifying.
The Mount duo will compete in the round of 64 doubles tomorrow, October 20 starting at 9:00 AM. The first round of the main singles draw will follow the round of 64 doubles tomorrow.