East Amherst native Winston Lin won his first-round match at the Sargent & Collins LLP Men’s $10,000 Futures Tournament at Miller Tennis Center. Lin defeated qualifer Maksim Tikhomirov, 7-5, 4-6, 6-2.
Lin, who graduated from Columbia University this spring, was a quarterfinalist in the NCAA Men’s Tennis Singles tournament. He next plays Patrick Daciek at 11 a.m. Thursday. The event is free and open to the public.