Ohio State Advance at NCAA Singles & Doubles Championships

May 25, 2012

Championships Central

Ohio State singles and doubles advanced to the next round of the NCAA Championships in Athens, Ga. The Buckeyes' Blaz Rola defeated Illinois' Dennis Nevolo (6-4, 6-3) in singles play, but Buckeye teammate Chase Buchanan fell to Stanford's Bradley Klahn (6-4, 5-7, 6-2) in the Round of 16. Rola will face Virginia's Mitchell Frank on Saturday in quarterfinal action.

On the doubles side, Rola and Buchanan defeated the Illini's Roy Kalmanovich and Nevolo (6-7 (2), 6-2, 6-1) and move on to face Kentucky's Panav Jha and Eric Quigley in Saturday's quarterfinals.