MT falls 4-1 to No. 22 Boise State
Raiders face Utah State Sunday at noon CTApril 5, 2014 · @MTAthletics
BOISE, Idaho - The Middle Tennessee men's tennis team fell to No. 22 Boise State 4-1 Saturday night at the Appleton Tennis Center. In the defeat, the Blue Raiders fall to 8-12 on the spring.
Boise State took the two completed doubles matches for the doubles point before winning three of the four singles matches that were finished.
Sophomore David Fox picked up the Blue Raiders' lone victory at No. 2 singles, defeating Boise State's Nathan Sereke (6-4, 3-6, 6-0.)
The Blue Raiders will have a quick turnaround, facing Utah State in a neutral-site match in Boise Sunday at noon CT.
Tennis Match Results
Middle Tennessee vs Boise State
4/5/2014 at Boise, Idaho
#22 Boise State 4, Middle Tennessee 1
1. Andy Bettles (BSU) vs. Ettore Zito (MT) 6-2, 2-6, 3-4, unfinished
2. David Fox (MT) def. Nathan Sereke (BSU) 6-4, 3-6, 6-0
3. Thomas Tenreiro (BSU) def. Victor Cornea (MT) 1-6, 6-2, 6-3
4. Garrett Patton (BSU) def. Victor Hoang (MT) 6-0, 4-6, 7-6 (7-4)
5. Brendan McClain (BSU) def. Aaron Jumonville (MT) 6-1, 6-2
6. Brian Foley (BSU) vs. Sam Matheson (MT) 6-4, 3-6, 6-6 (0-3), unfinished
1. Andy Bettles/Thomas Tenreiro (BSU) def. Victor Cornea/David Fox (MT) 8-3
2. Brendan McClain/Garrett Patton (BSU) def. Yannick Born/Aaron Jumonville (MT) 8-5
3. Toby Mitchell/Nathan Sereke (BSU) vs. Victor Hoang/Ettore Zito (MT) 7-6, unfinished
Middle Tennessee 8-12
Boise State 20-4; National ranking #22
Order of finish: Doubles (1,2); Singles (5,3,2,4)
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