Sept. 25, 2011
Denver, Colo.--The final day of the Denver Invitational provides all four doubles teams with a win, along with three other players in singles. Carl Ho and James Hignett remain undefeated throughout the course of the tournament in doubles.
In singles, Phillip Anderson defeated Texas Tech's Vitor Manzini with a score of 6-2, 6-3.
Conor Berg won in a close second set against Nebraska's Tom Blackwell with a score of 6-2, 7-5.
Ben Dunbar lost in three sets against Texas Tech's Gonzalo Escobar with a score of 6-2, 1-6, 6-2.
Carl Ho was defeated in a close match against Texas Tech's Gabriel Wanderly with a score of 6-4, 7-6.
Samir Iftikhar came within two games on the first set but couldn't finish against Nebraska's Robert Schulze with a score of 7-5, 6-2.
James Hignett lost against Nebraska's Drew Freeman with a score of 6-2, 6-3.
Matthew Neeld was defeated by Texas Tech's Jeff Bryan also with a score of 6-2, 6-3.
Mads Hegelund won against Nebraska's Brandon Videtech with a score of 6-2, 6-4.
In doubles, the Lobos swept the competition winning all four of their matches.
Ho/Hignett remained undefeated throughout the tournament finalizing it with a win against Air Force Academy's Brandt/Young with a score of 8-5.
Berg/Dunbar won against Air Force Academy's Wilhelm/Taylor also with a score of 8-5.
Anderson/Hegelund defeated Air Force Academy's Rizvi/Grubbs with a score of 8-4.
Neeld/Iftikhar finished winning the tiebreak against Air Force Academy's Kinsey/Katrier with a score of 9-8.
"It was a good solid weekend for us," Head Coach Alan Dils said. "We learned a lot and got some good wins. We are off to a great start this season."
The Lobos next tournament will be October 1st when they will be playing in Las Vegas, Nev. at the ITA All American.