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.

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