Tuesday, April 16, 2013

Broncos Down Fresno State

It has been an up-and-down season for the Boise State tennis team, but the #46 Broncos put away Fresno State 6-1 in Fresno.

The Broncos won the doubles points, then Thomas Tenreiro won when Fresno's Sam MacNeil retired in the first set.  Andy Bettles won 6-1, 6-2 and Filipp Pogostkin downed Nikolas Papic 6-4, 6-3.  Bettles has won 20 matches in each of his three seasons at Boise State.

The Broncos are now 16-9 overall and 4-1 in the Mountain West Conference with the win.  Boise State hosts Nevada this Friday at 1 p.m. to finish the regular season.

No. 46 Boise State 6, Fresno State 1

1. No. 33 Andy Bettles (Boise State)def. Felipe Fritz (FS) 6-1, 6-2
2.  Nathan Sereke (Boise State) def. Reid deLaubenfels (FS) 6-3, 2-6, 6-3
3.  Scott Sears (Boise State) def. Sai Kartik Nakireddi (FS) 5-7, 6-4, 6-4
4.  Filipp Pogostkin (Boise State) def. Nikolas Papic (FS) 6-4, 6-3
5.  Thomas Tenreiro (Boise State) def. Sam MacNeil (FS) 3-0, retired
6. Jeremy Quiroz (FS) def. Garrett Patton (Boise State) (BSU) 7-5, 6-4

1. Andrew Bettles/Nathan Sereke (Boise State) def. Reid deLaubenfels/Sam MacNeil (FS) 9-7
2. Garrett Patton/Scott Sears (Boise State) def. Sai Kartik Nakireddi/Jeremy Quiroz (FS) 8-1
3. Felipe Fritz/Nikolas Papic (FS) vs. Toby Mitchell/Filipp Pogostkin (Boise State) 7-7, unfinished

Order of finish: Doubles (2,1); Singles (5,1,4,6,2,3)