LaLone won on court six.
Feb. 23, 2014
FRESNO, Calif. - The Boise State women’s tennis team fell in its Mountain West Conference opener Sunday afternoon 6-1 at Fresno State. Sophomore Megan LaLone led the Broncos with a straight-set victory on court six, while Anissa Bryant-Swift and Milena Toseva recorded Boise State’s lone doubles win on the day on court three. The loss drops Boise State to 4-4 on the year and 0-1 in conference play.
Fresno State opened the day by winning the doubles point with victories over Sandy Vo and Morgan Basil (8-6) on court one, as well as a 8-6 win on court two over Teal Vosburgh and LaLone. Bryant-Swift and Toseva defeated the Bulldogs’ Rena Sherif Ahmed and Claire Yang 8-7 at No. 3 doubles.
Fresno State completed the match by winning the first four singles matches to clinch the team victory. The Bulldogs collected wins over Basil (6-3, 6-2) on court five, Toseva (6-2, 6-3) at the fourth position, Vosburgh in three sets (4-6, 6-0, 6-2) on court three and Vo (6-2, 7-6 (5)) on court one to go up 5-0.
LaLone earned the Broncos their lone point of the day when she handed the Bulldogs’ Claire Yang a straight set defeat 6-4, 6-3 at No. 6 singles. That was followed by Bryant-Swift’s hard loss in three sets on court two to Rena Sherif Ahmed 7-6, 2-6, 7-5 to complete the match.
Boise State (4-4, 0-1 MW) at Fresno State (4-7, 1-0 MW)
Feb. 23, 2014
Fresno State def. Boise State 6-1
1. Agrawal/Malysheva (FS) def. Vo/Basil (BSU), 8-6
2. A. Watts/S. Watts (FS) def. Vosburgh/LaLone (BSU), 8-6
3. Bryant-Swift/Toseva (BSU) def. Sherif Ahmed/Yang (FS), 8-7
Order of finish: 1,3,2
1. Sophie Watts (FS) def. Sandy Vo (BSU), 6-2, 7-6 (5)
2. Rena Sherif Ahmed (FS) def. Anissa Bryant-Swift (BSU), 7-6, 2-6, 7-5
3. Aishwarya Agrawal (FS) def. Teal Vosburgh (BSU), 4-6, 6-0, 6-2
4. Anneka Watts (FS) def. Milena Toseva (BSU), 6-2, 6-3
5. Sofya Malysheva (FS) def. Morgan Basil (BSU), 6-3, 6-2
6. Megan LaLone (BSU) def. Claire Yang (FS), 6-4, 6-3
Order of finish: 5,4,3,1,6,2