The Hopkinton High School boys tennis team edged visiting Nashoba, 3-2, on Tuesday to advance to the Division 2 state tournament quarterfinals.
At first singles, Lex Kaye rebounded from a first-set loss to win 1-6, 6-4, 6-0. Adam Glace fell at second singles, and Pranav Kapur lost a tight, three-set match at third singles, with the final set ending 5-7.
At first doubles, the team of Roberto Rossi and Rishit Shekhar swept to a win, only losing one game. At second doubles, Ilian Glace and Andrew Palacios also won in straight sets, 6-1, 6-4.
After taking out 21st-seeded Nashoba, the fifth-seeded Hillers will take to the road to play fourth-seeded Hingham on Thursday at 4:30 p.m.