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Lobos Finish Second Day of Tournament on a Good Note
Courtesy: New Mexico Athletics  
Release:  09/24/2011
Courtesy: New Mexico Athletics

Sept. 24, 2011

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Denver, Colo. - The second day of the Denver Invitational has Lobos feeling good winning 7 out of 8 singles matches along with one doubles match.

In singles, Phillip Anderson finished the match against Air Force Academy's Ali Rizvi  winning by a score of 6-2, 6-1.

Carl Ho defeated Air Force Academy's Steven Young 6-2, 6-2.

Conor Berg finished the match with a win after a difficult second set against Air Force Academy's Grant Taylor 6-1, 7-5.

Samir Iftikhar after a tough first set finished also with a win against Air Force Academy's Stephen Katrien with a score of 7-5, 6-2.

Mads Hegelund won against Air Force Academy's Joey Brandt with a score of 6-4, 6-0.

James Hignett went into three sets losing the first set in a tie break against Air Force Academy's Landon Kinsey winning with a close score of 6-7, 6-2, 6-4.

Ben Dunbar lost in a close three set match against Air Force Academy's Lance Wilhelm with a score of 6-4, 4-6, 6-4.

Matthew Neeld closed out a win against Air Force Academy's Michael Tope with a score of 6-0, 6-0.

In doubles, Ho/ Hignett defeated Denver University's Weihs/ Kordsachia with a score of 8-1.

Dunbar/Berg finished the match against Denver University's Vorkfeld/Bonin losing in a tiebreak 9-8.

Neeld/Anderson lost by five games against Denver University's Krammer/Biason with a score of 8-3.

Iftikhar/Hegelund lost in a close match against Denver University's Manley/Clinkenbeard with a score of 9-7.

"Overall it was a good day. We won 7 out of 8 singles matches today which is good.  It was a tough loss for Ben.  His opponent played well and Ben was a little flat after his good win the day before," Head Coach Alan Dils said. "James Hignett and Carl Ho are continuing their good play in doubles beating another solid team today 8-1.  We are looking forward to another good day of tennis tomorrow and the chance to improve in some areas."

Play will continue at 10 a.m. on Sunday September 24th

Friday, January 16
10:00 AM - 
Men's Tennis
at Texas Tech
2:00 PM - 
Men's Tennis
at Arizona
Saturday, January 17
10:00 AM - 
Men's Tennis
at UC Irvine
2:00 PM - 
Men's Tennis
at Texas Tech
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