LAKELAND, Fla. (September 28, 2012) - Sophomore Malte Chistesen advanced to the quarterfinals of the Flight A consolation of ITA South Regional to keep the Tars alive.

Christesen defeated Matthew Leads of Palm Beach Atlantic in the round of 16 in the consolation and will now face FIT's Beau Fieldsend in the quarterfinals on Saturday.

Freshman Adrian Di Felice was bounced out of the round of 16 of the main draw by  Saint Leo's Aloua Adjenak 6-7 (5-7), 6-1, 6-3.

In doubles, each of the Tars tandems fell in the quarterfinals. Di Felice and Christesen fell to Lynn's Vlad Cirla and Willi Wolfer while Cooper Maxwell and Jason Alabaster lost to Matt Nicholson-Lewis and Victor Lozier of Saint Leo.

The Tars will continue play at the ITA South Region Championship through Sunday in Lakeland, Fla.