Boise State Defeats No. 75 Nevada

BOISE, Idaho - The Boise State University women’s tennis team collected two victories in the Boise State Invitational to improve its season record to 5-0.

In the morning match the Broncos defeated the Montana Grizzlies 7-0. The evening match saw No. 64 Boise State face off against No. 75 Nevada and win the match 6-1.

The two teams battled for the doubles point but Broncos prevailed. Polina Kokoulina and Klaudia Wlodarcyzk defeated Ly-Hong Dinh and Laetita Tan 8-5. Tiffany Coll and Bianca Jochimsen then followed with a 8-4 victory over Fiorella Velez and Audrey Bardot. Jana Mackova and Laura Baum dropped to 15-2 with their loss to the No. 39 doubles team of Maria Mizyuk and Caroline Bailly.

In singles, Wlodarcyzk improved to 5-0 with Boise State with her 6-1, 6-2 victory over Tan. Coll then beat Bardot 6-2 and 6-1. Kokoulina collected the clinching match point with a 6-1, 7-5 defeat of Bailly.

Mackova then earned the win over Dinh by the score of 6-3 and 6-3. The final victory of the match for the Broncos was collected by Housley over Pham 6-4 and 7-5.

Jochimsen dropped her match to Mizyuk 6-3 and 6-1.

Boise State will next match up with Wichita State on Sunday, Feb. 11, beginning at 9:00 a.m.

Tennis Match Results

Nevada vs Boise State

2/9/2007 at Boise, Idaho

#64 Boise State 6, #75 Nevada 1

Singles competition

1. Maria Mizyuk (UNR) def. Bianca Jochimsen (BSU) 6-3, 6-1

2. Polina Kokoulina (BSU) def. Caroline Bailly (UNR) 6-1, 7-5

3. Jana Mackova (BSU) def. Ly-Hong Dinh (UNR) 6-3, 6-3

4. Stacey Housley (BSU) def. Bach-Lan Pham (UNR) 6-4, 7-5

5. Klaudia Wlodarczyk (BSU) def. Laetita Tan (UNR) 6-1, 6-2

6. Tiffany Coll (BSU) def. Audrey Bardot (UNR) 6-2, 6-1

Doubles competition

1. #39 Maria Mizyuk/Caroline Bailly (UNR) def. Jana Mackova/Laura Baum (BSU) 8-6

2. Polina Kokoulina/Klaudia Wlodarczyk (BSU) def. Ly-Hong Dinh/Laetita Tan (UNR) 8-5

3. Tiffany Coll/Bianca Jochimsen (BSU) def. Fiorella Velez/Audrey Bardot (UNR) 8-4

Match Notes:

Nevada 3-3; National ranking #75

Boise State 5-0; National ranking #64

Order of finish: Doubles (3,2,1); Singles (5,1,6,2,3,4)

Boise State Inivitational 1: Boise, Idaho

Boise State’s Boas Tennis Center

Official: Dennis Bennett

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