Broncos Conclude Day One of Tournament

SANTA CLARA, Calif. Three members of the Boise State University men’s tennis team earned victories Friday at the Bronco Classic hosted by Santa Clara University


After receiving a bye in the opening round of the flight A portion of the tournament, Eric Roberson triumphed over Thong Tu of San Francisco to advance to the Round of 16 by the score of 6-4, 1-6 and 6-3.


Piotr Dilaj will join Roberson in the flight A’s Round of 16 after a bye and the defeat of Sacramento State’s Xavier Smith, 6-2 and 6-3.


Jamaal Hepburn collected the final victory of the day for the Broncos by ousting Washington’s Holden Ching in straight sets 6-4 and 6-1. In the following round of the flight B singles, Hepburn lost to Petr Sitnikov of Fresno Pacific by the score of 6-3 and 6-1.


The Bronco Classic will continue Saturday when Roberson takes on California’s John Petit and Dilaj matches up with Eoin Heavey who also attends Cal.



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