Lobos Travel to Face #24 Tulsa Away
March 29, 2013
Coming Up: #24 Tulsa
Where: Tulsa, Okla.
When: April 1, 2013
GoLobos.com: Recap, Stats, Quotes
Live Scoring: http://www.tulsahurricane.com/sports/m-tennis/spec-rel/m-tennis-livestats-outdoor.html (Outdoor Matches) http://www.tulsahurricane.com/sports/m-tennis/spec-rel/m-tennis-livestats-indoor.html (Indoor Matches)
Last Match for #58 New Mexico:
The Lobos faced Pacific and conference opponent Boise State * each on their respective home courts. The Lobos edged past Pacific 4-3 but ended up falling 7-0 to Boise State. Samir Iftikhar is nationally ranked at #116 in singles. Leading the Lobos in singles is senior Jadon Phillips with a dual match record of 10-8. In his last 10 appearances, he is 5-5. Following behind him is fellow senior Conor Berg with a record of 8-6. Top doubles team for the Lobos is Conor Berg/Andrew Van der Vyver with a record of 6-5. Following behind them are the duos of James Hignett/Riaan Du Toit and James Hignett/Mads Hegelund both with five wins in dual matches.
Tulsa has two singles players ranked nationally, Japle De Klerk at #35 and Clifford Marsland at #49. The last time Tulsa faced New Mexico was on February 9, 2003 when they defeated New Mexico 5-2 at home. Tulsa is coming off a 7-0 win against Wichita State. #35 De Klerk secured his eighth consecutive win at this match up. Under Tulsa’s Head Coach Vince Westbrook, Tulsa is 2-4 against New Mexico.
The Lobos will travel back home (Linda Estes Tennis Complex) to face conference opponents UNLV * and Fresno State * on April 5th and 7th, 2013