MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. - Senior Billy Paluch fell in the second round of the ITA Regional Championship in Minneapolis, Minn. on Saturday, Oct. 20.
Paluch gave an inspired effort, taking the opening set from No. 8 seed Matheus Pereira of Wichita State, 6-4. Unfortunately Pereira was able to recover to claim the match with a 6-4 win in the second set and a 7-5 win in the decisive third set.
The ITA Regional Championship wraps up the fall schedule for the Creighton men's tennis team. The Jays will return to action when the spring schedule begins in 2013.
2012 ITA Regional Championship (Central)
Oct. 18 – Oct. 22
University of Minnesota
Minneapolis, Minn. Baseline Tennis Center
Saturday, October 20, 2012
Singles – Round of 32
Matheus Pereira (8) (Wichita State) def. Billy Paluch (Creighton), 4-6, 6-4, 7-5