Pulgar Advances to Qualifying Draw at ITA All-American
Oct. 3, 2011
SAN DIEGO -
San Diego State men's tennis player Javier Pulgar advanced to the qualifying draw of the men's ITA All-American Championships. Qualifying is scheduled for Oct. 3-5 in Tulsa, Okla.
Pulgar opened play on Sunday morning with a 6-4, 7-6 (7) victory against Sudanwa Sitaram of Texas to clinch a spot in the qualifying draw. In the final round of the pre-qualifying draw, however, the Madrid, Spain native dropped a 6-3, 6-3 decision to Texas A&M's Jeremy Efferding.
Pulgar will now face off against Marc Bruche of Iowa in the first round of qualifying, which starts today.
Hunter Nicholas, meanwhile, was eliminated from singles play with a 6-2, 7-6(8) loss to Zach White of Mississippi State.