Three Bearcats Reach Round of 16 in Singles at ITA Regional

Ferguson and Wong Advance to Quarterfinals in Doubles

By Robert McKinney, Athletics Communications Director, (503) 370-6110

SALEM, ORE. -- Willamette University advanced three players through the first two rounds and into the Round of 16 at the USTA/ITA Men's Tennis Small College Northwest Regional on Saturday, Sept. 25. The Round of 16 is set to begin on Sunday, Sept. 26 at 9 a.m. (PDT), with the quarterfinals set for later in the day.

Reaching the Round of 16 for the Bearcats were #2-seed Joshua Wong (So., Hilo, HI/Hilo HS), #8-seed Cody Ferguson (Jr., North Bend, OR/North Bend HS/Western Oregon Univ.) and #10-seed Matt Houser (Sr., Vancouver, WA/Evergreen HS). Houser and Ferguson are in matches scheduled to start at 9 a.m. Wong is slated to play at 10 a.m.

In addition, Ferguson and Wong advanced to the quarterfinals in doubles, which will be played on Sunday, starting at 3 p.m. (PDT).

All of Sunday's action is scheduled to be at the Willamette University Tennis Courts. The Courthouse Tennis Club (1379 Madison NE) is an alternate site in case of rain.

FIRST DAY RESULTS
USTA/ITA Men's Tennis
Small College Northwest Regional
Hosted by Willamette University, Salem, Ore.
Sept. 25, 2010
Cody Ferguson is one of three Bearcats who have reached the Round of 16 in singles.

Cody Ferguson is one of three Bearcats who have reached the Round of 16 in singles.