The Boise State women's tennis team cleared their first hurdle, defeating Hawai'i 4-0 in the WAC Quarterfinals. The Broncos take on Nevada tomorrow at noon at the Appleton Center.
The BoiseState women's tennis team took care of
business in the quarterfinals of the Western Athletic Conference Championship
in Boise today.BoiseState blanked #7 Hawai'i to advance into the semifinals, where
Coach Mark Tichenor's team will collide with #3 Nevada.The Wolf Pack disposed of #6 UtahState in easy fashion as well with a 4-0
BoiseState, 17-3 on the season, won the doubles point as Jana
Mackova and Laura Baum puta way Sophie Kobuch and Julia Hodges 8-0 at No. 1 doubles and senior
Tiffany Coll combined with Klaudia Wlodarczyk for an 8-1 win over Hawai'i's Julia Sandborn
and Kana Aikawa.
Jochimsen returned to her winning ways with a 6-1, 7-5 win over Aikawa, while Wlodarczyk ousted Florence Wasko 6-2, 6-4 and Coll downed Samanta
Cappella 6-0, 6-0.
BoiseState will play Nevada at tomorrow (Friday) at the AppletonTennisCenter on campus.The other WAC semifinal pits the winners of the FresnoState-SanJoseState and Idaho-NewMexicoState matches.That semifinal will be at tomorrow afternoon at the AppletonCenter.
#2 BoiseState 4, No. 7 Hawai`i 0
Doubles 1. Jana Mackova/Laura Baum (BSU) def. Sophie Kobuch/Julia
Hodes (UH) 8-0
2. Tatiana Ganzha/Polina Kokoulina (BSU) vs. Chloe Bihag/Florence Wasko (UH) 5-4,
3. Tiffany Coll/Klaudia Wlodarczyk (BSU) def. Julia Sandborn/Kana
Aikawa (UH) 8-1
Singles 1. Bianca Jochimsen (BSU) def. Kana Aikawa (UH)
2. Polina Kokoulina (BSU) vs. Julia Hodes (UH) 6-7,
6-3, 1-0, DNF
3. Jana Mackova (BSU) vs. Sophie Kobuch (UH) 6-2,
3-6, 3-0, DNF
4. Klaudia Wlodarczyk (BSU) def. FlorenceWasko (UH)
5. Stacey Housley (BSU) vs. Chloe Bihag (UH) 7-6,
6. Tiffany Coll (BSU) def. Samanta Cappella (UH) 6-0,