Armando reaches quarterfinals
NEW YORK -- Second-seeded Hugo Armando overtook Brian Baker 5-7, 6-3, 6-4 on Wednesday to reach the quarterfinals of the USTA Forest Hills Clay Court Classic at the West Side Tennis Club.
Armando, a 26-year-old from Bradenton, Fla., has won six titles in the ATP's Challenger Series, but none have come in the United States. He took a 4-1 lead over Baker, of Nashville, Tenn., in the opening set.
"Then I played a couple of loose games and lost my focus,"
said Armando, who missed ...
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