UNLV Downs Boise State
April 6, 2013
SAN DIEGO (UNLVRebels.com) - The 71st-ranked UNLV women's tennis team evened its conference record at 1-1 with a 5-2 win over Boise State on Saturday in a neutral-site matchup at the Aztec Tennis Center.
The Lady Rebels improved to 11-6 overall while the Broncos dropped to 10-6 and 1-1 in the Mountain West.
UNLV started the morning by sweeping three doubles matches for a 1-0 lead.
In singles, the Lady Rebels took four straight-set matches. Aleksandra Josifoska, ranked 32nd, downed Sandy Vo at the top spot, 6-1, 6-3; Lucia Batta, ranked 90th, swept Marlena Pietzuch at the second position, 7-5, 6-3; Nives Pavlovic defeated Teal Vosburgh at the No. 3 spot, 6-3, 6-4; and Janine Erasmus doubled up Megan LaLone, 6-3, 6-3, on court five.
Next up, UNLV will finish its trip to San Diego by taking on New Mexico Sunday morning.
UNLV WOMEN'S TENNIS RESULTS #71 UNLV 5, BOISE STATE 2 April 6, 2013 at San Diego (Aztec Tennis Center)
Doubles Results 1. Batta/Pavlovic (UNLV) def. Manuela Pietzuch/Marlena Pietzuch (BSU), 8-3 2. Josifoska/Erasmus (UNLV) def. Vo/Basil (BSU), 8-4 3. Bourchier/Kosteva (UNLV) def. Vosburgh/LaLone (BSU), 8-4 Order of finish: 2,1,3
Singles Results 1. #32 Aleksandra Josifoska (UNLV) def. Sandy Vo (BSU), 6-1, 6-3 2. #90 Lucia Batta (UNLV) def. Marlena Pietzuch (BSU), 7-5, 6-3 3. Nives Pavlovic (UNLV) def. Teal Vosburgh (BSU), 6-3, 6-4 4. Morgan Basil (BSU) def. Anett Ferenczi-Bako (UNLV), 6-1, 6-3 5. Janine Erasmus (UNLV) def. Megan LaLone (BSU), 6-3, 6-3 6. Sammie Watson (BSU) def. Iren Kotseva (UNLV), 6-4, 6-7 (5), 10-8 Order of finish: 4,1,3,2,5,6