Boise State Defeats Gonzaga 5-1

BOISE, Idaho The Boise State University men’s tennis team advanced to the second round of the Boise State Red Lion Spring Break Invitational by defeating Gonzaga 5-1, Wednesday, at the Boas Tennis and Soccer Complex at Boise, Idaho.


Boise State captured five of six singles points to garner the win over Gonzaga (6-11).


Brent Werbeck collected the first point for the Broncos at the No. 5 position as he defeated Cooper Fratt 6-3 and 6-0.


Blake Boswell, playing No. 2, earned the straight set victory over Roman Dojcak 6-3 and 6-2, as the Broncos went ahead 2-0.


Jamaal Hepburn then defeated Chuck Adams at the No. 6 position, 6-3 and 6-0, to improve to his record to 2-0 in dual match play.


Junior Eric Roberson delivered the clinching match point for the Broncos as he knocked off Brett Womack at No. 3, 6-3, 4-6 and 6-2.


Piotr Dilaj maintained perfect record at the No. 1 position, as he defeated Bryce Cooper 6-2, 6-7 and 6-4, to improve to 3-0.


The only loss for Boise State came at the No. 4 position where Stanley Sarapanich fell to Marco Antonio Pineda, 3-6, 6-3 and 6-4.


With the victory the Broncos improved to 18-5 on the season and advanced to play Sacramento State (13-3), Wednesday, Mar. 28, at approximately 3:30 p.m., at the Boas Tennis and Soccer Complex.



Boise State 5, Gonzaga 1

Boise State Red Lion Spring Break Invitational

Boise, Idaho

Mar. 28-31



1. Piotr Dilaj (BSU) d. Bryce Cooper (Gonzaga), 6-2, 6-7, 6-4

2. Blake Boswell (BSU) d. Roman Dojcak (Gonzaga), 6-3, 6-2

3. Eric Roberson (BSU) d. Brett Womack (Gonzaga), 6-3, 4-6, 6-2

4. Marco Pineda (Gonzaga) d. Stanley Sarapanich (BSU), 3-6, 6-3, 6-4

5. Brent Werbeck (BSU) d. Cooper Fratt (Gonzaga), 6-3, 6-0

6. Jamaal Hepburn (BSU) d. Chcuk Adams (GOnzaga), 6-3, 6-0


Doubles Not Played

1. Boswell/Roberson and Radetzky/Womack

2. Sarapanich/C. Shields and Adams/Pineda

3. Hepburn/Werbeck and Cooper/Dojcak



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