Lobos Travel to Compete in Mountain West Tournament
April 23, 2013
On the women's side, San Diego State (20-4), last season's runner-up, is the No. 1 seed in the 2013 Women's Championship. The regular season champion posted a perfect 8-0 Conference mark, and is currently riding a 14-match win streak. Seniors Julia Wais (20-13 overall, 6-2 Conference) and Alicia Aguilar (16-15, 4-4) have been key cogs in the lineup at the top two singles positions for the No. 41 Aztecs.
San Diego State last won the MW Women's Championship in 2003 when they were the host site.
Three-time champions UNLV (2000, 2002 and 2008) are the No. 2 seed. The No. 61 Rebels (16-7) finished MW regular season action at 6-2.
Rebel junior Aleksandra Josifoska is the top-ranked MW women's player in the national poll at No. 32. She went undefeated (7-0) in the MW at No. 1 singles, and is 31-7 on the season. Lucia Batta, playing at No. 2 singles, also had an unblemished league record at 8-0. Batta, the 2012 MW Player of the Year, is 32-5 and ranked No. 82 in the nation.
The winners of the Mountain West Men's and Women's Championships receive the Conference's automatic bids to their respective NCAA tournaments.
|2013 MOUNTAIN WEST CONFERENCE WOMEN'S TENNIS CHAMPIONSHIP PAIRINGS|
|Thursday, April 25|
|10 a.m. MT||First Round Match #1||No. 8 New Mexico vs. No. 9 Colorado State|
|Friday, April 26|
|10 a.m. MT||Quarterfinal Match #1||No. 1 San Diego State vs. UNM/CSU Winner|
|10 a.m. MT||Quarterfinal Match #2||No. 4 Nevada vs. No. 5 Boise State|
|2 p.m. MT||Quarterfinal Match #3||No. 3 Fresno State vs. No. 6 Wyoming|
|2 p.m. MT||Quarterfinal Match #4||No. 2 UNLV vs. No. 7 Air Force|
|Saturday, April 27|
|10 a.m. MT||Semifinal Match #1||SDSU/UNM/CSU Winner vs. NEV/BSU Winner|
|10 a.m. MT||Semifinal Match #2||UNLV/AFA Winner vs. FS/WYO Winner|
|Sunday, April 28|
|10 a.m. MT||Championship Match|