Broncos Open Fall Season


Sept. 21, 2017

THIS WEEK'S FACTS


Tournament: Idaho State Invitational
Location: Pocatello, Idaho
Venue: Reed Gym on the ISU campus
Dates: Sept. 22-24

Tournament: UNLV Invitational
Location: Las Vegas, Nev.
Venue: Fertitta Tennis Complex on the UNLV campus
Dates: Sept. 22-24

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WHAT IS HAPPENING


  • Boise State's women's tennis team opens the fall campaign this weekend with Broncos competing in two tournaments. The first is the Idaho State Invitational at Pocatello, Idaho, which runs Friday through Sunday. The second tournament is th UNLV Invitational at Las Vegas, Nev.

THE IDAHO STATE INVITATIONAL


  • One group of four Broncos will travel to Pocatello to compete in the Idaho State Invitational this weekend at the tennis courts in the Reed Gym complex on the ISU campus. 

Representing the Broncos

  • Traveling as part of Boise State's four member squad are Wiktoria Nosek, Jovana Kuljanin, Wilhelmina Palmer, and Vanessa Timm
  • Wiktoria Nosek: Nosek returns for her sophomore season after going 8-9 in 2016-17 splitting time at No. 4 and 5 singles during spring duals. The native of Kielce, Poland, went 5-10 in doubles last year. 
  • Jovana Kuljanin: Kuljanin is also a sophomore returning for her second campaign with the Broncos. She went 7-6 last year and saw time primarily at playing at the three lower singles positions (4-6) in the spring team season. The native Murrieta, Calif., went 12-9 in doubles seeing time as part of the No. 2 and 3 pairs. 
  • Palmer and Timm: Both Wilhelmina Palmer (Stockholm, Sweden) and Vanessa Timm (Kerteminde, Denmark)are true freshman competing for the first time in the blue and orange.

Tournament Field and Format

  • The Field: There will be five schools competing in the tournament with representatives from Boise State, Idaho State, Montana, Utah State and Weber State. 
  • Format: There will be two singles draws/flights and one doubles draw for this event. 

Following the Action

  • Unfortunately, there will not be any live stats available for this event. We will attempt to tweet out the results as we receive them from the coaches and will list in the nightly recap. 

THE UNLV INVITATIONAL


  • The second group consisting of two Broncos will be traveling to Las Vegas to compete in the UNLV Invitational at the Fertitta Tennis Complex on campus. 

Representing the Broncos

  • Representing the Broncos at the UNLV Invitational will be Lilian Poling and Anja Dokic
  • Lilian Poling: The sophomore from West Point, N.Y., is returning for her second season with the Broncos. As a freshman she went 13-8 overall in singles, including a 2-0 mark at No. 1 singles and 7-6 record at No. 2 during the team dual season last spring. She went 10-8 in doubles overall in 2016-17. 
  • Anja Dokic: The native of Perth, Australia, went a team-best 14-4 last year in singles, which included a 6-2 mark at No. 1 singles in the spring. In doubles play, Dokic went 9-7 overall, 6-5 as part of the No. 1 doubles lineup with Poling. 

Tournament Field and Format

  • The Field: This year's field will include: Boise State, Long Beach State, Northern Arizona, UNLV, Washington State and UTEP. 
  • Format: There will be five singles draws/flights and three doubles draws for this event. 

Following the Action

  • Unfortunately, there will not be any live stats available for this event either. We will attempt to tweet out the results as we receive them from the coaches and will list in the nightly recap. 

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