Lobos Open Up Dual Season Against Western N.M.
Jan. 31, 2013
Coming Up: Western New Mexico
Where: Albuquerque, N.M. (Linda Estes Tennis Complex)
When: February 2, 2013 at 12 p.m. MT
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Last Match for New Mexico:
The Lobos played at the Beach Tennis Winter Invitational on January 18-20 in Long Beach, Calif. The results at the end of the weekend were that the Lobos played a few more matches and gained more experience under their belts as they get ready for the Western New Mexico dual match. Sarah Mahboob Khan is on a three win streak in singles due to that tournament. Michaela Bezdickova is leading the team with a 7-5 overall singles record. At doubles, Katie Wookey and Sarah Mahboob Khan are tied with duo Nikolina Grbac and Michaela Oldani with three wins overall.
Western New Mexico:
Western New Mexico will open up their season against the Lobos on Saturday. The Mustangs added three players prior to the start of the spring season bringing in Caludia Osuna, Diamond Morrill, and Marie Monier. The Mustangs are picked to win the RMAC chosen by the coaches in the Preseason Poll. Sophomore Ganna Tiurina was selected as Preseason Player of the Year. Also on the Preseason All-Conference team is sophomore Ashley Newell who went 16-6 in singles last year.
Next Up: The Lobos will take on Pacific, Northern Arizona, and UTEP at home on February 15-17, 2013.