Oct. 11, 2002

COLUMBUS, Ohio-Jeremy Wurtzman, a junior on the Ohio State men’s tennis team, defeated Vedran Vidovic of Indiana State, 6-4, 6-3, in the ITA All-American Championship in Chattanooga, Tenn., Friday to advance to the round of 16 in the ITA All-American Championships Main Draw.

Wurtzman faced Phil Stolt of Illinois for an opportunity to play in the quarterfinals but fell 7-5, 6-3. Stolt will now play Alex Vlaski of Washington in the quarterfinals Saturday. The tournament concludes Sunday.