Women's Tennis Opens Season With A Victory On the Road

LOGAN, Utah - The Boise State University women’s tennis team opened its spring season with a 5-2 victory over Utah State in Logan, Utah.

 

In doubles competition, Laura Baum and Jana Mackova, playing in the number one position, knocked off Lauren and Erin Monson, 8-0. Tiffany Coll and Bianca Jochimsen then defeated Brittney Watts and Bridgette Strickland, 8-1, to collect the doubles point for the Broncos.

 

In singles, Boise State earned victories in the third through sixth positions without dropping a set.

 

Mackova defeated Brittney Harris 6-0 and 6-2, while Stacey Housley broke Lauren Monson three times in the first set, en route to dominating the match, 6-0 and 6-1.

 

At No. 5, newcomer Klaudia Wlodarczyk earned her first victory as a member of the Boise State women’s tennis team, with a 6-3 and 7-6 win over Strickland.

 

Playing at the number six position, senior Tiffany Coll vanquished Erin Crane, 6-2 and 6-2.

 

This was the first dual match of the three-match road trip. The Broncos will now play Montana State-Billings in Salt Lake City, Utah on Friday, Feb. 2, before facing the University of Utah on Saturday, Feb. 3, also in Salt Lake City, Utah.

 

Doubles

Baum/Mackova (BSU) d. Monson/Monson (USU), 8-0

Anderson/Harris (USU) d. Kokoulina/Wlodarczyk (BSU), 8-7

Coll/Jochimsen (BSU) d. Watts/Strickland (USU), 8-1

 

Singles

Courtney Andrson (USU) def. Polina Kokoulina, 6-2, 6-3

Erin Monson (USU) def. Bianca Jochimsen, 6-3, 6-4

Jana Mackova (BSU) def. Brittney Harris, 6-0, 6-2

Stacey Housley (BSU) def. Lauren Monson, 6-1, 6-0

Klaudia Wlodarczyk (BSU) def. Bridgette Strickland, 6-3, 7-6

Tiffany Coll (BSU) def. Erin Crane, 6-2, 6-2

 

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