Feb. 12, 2012
Next Up: Northwestern and DePaul
Where: Evanston, Ill.
When: February 18th at 11 a.m. and February 19th at 10 a.m.
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Last Dual Match for New Mexico:
The Lobos ranked #59 in the nation gave a beating to the University of South Alabama seizing the win with a score of 6-1. Phil Anderson despite being taken out in the last match against New Mexico State played with Jadon Phillips at the number two doubles. The Lobos swept doubles winning all three matches to get the momentum moving towards singles. Samir Iftikhar broke his undefeated record in singles after falling to Daniel Leitner in a three set match with a score of 2-6, 7-6, 10-3. Mitch McDaniels advanced his record to 4-0 in singles defeating Dauw Kruger in a three set match with a score of 6-2, 4-6, 10-6. Conor Berg leads the Lobos in singles with a dual record of 6-1. Carl Ho is right there with him with a record of 6-2. The duo of James Hignett and Carl Ho lead doubles with a dual record of 6-2. Ben Dunbar and Conor Berg are right behind them with a record of 5-1 in dual match doubles.
Northwestern and DePaul: Northwestern is ranked #64 in the nation with a spring season record of 6-2. Spencer Wolf of Northwestern is ranked #97 in the nation in singles. Raleigh Smith leads Northwestern in singles with a dual record of 7-1. The doubles teams to beat are Graves/Wolf and Pasareanu/Smith. They both have a dual record of 6-2. DePaul has a spring record of 7-4. They are 4-0 at home, 0-2 away, and 3-2 at neutral sites. Their last match was against #34 Minnesota where they fell 5-2. Filip Dzanko along with Matija Palinic put up a good fight defeating their opponents in three sets giving DePaul the two points up on the board.
Next Up: The Lobos will travel to Denver, Colo. to take on Denver University at 10 a.m. on February 26, 2012.