MSU Tennis Roundup

MSU Tennis Roundup

Midwestern State claimed an 8-1 decision over Laredo Community College Saturday afternoon at the King High School Tennis Courts.

The Mustangs have two three of their last four to up their season record to 12-5.

Senior Kacper Boborykin inched closer to the 100-total dual victory milestone by claiming his 92nd and 93rd decision.

The Neunkirchen, Germany native rolled to a 6-2, 7-6 for his 54th career singles victory after teaming with junior Kyle Davidson for his 39th doubles win by an 8-1 margin over Josh Regalado and Eduardo Marquez.

Senior Tomas Grejtak combined with sophomore Ramon Toyos for an 8-6 win over Jose De Sario and Gavin Grivel at the No. 1 doubles spot, then Grejtak rolled to a 6-2, 6-0 victory over Grivel at No. 6 singles.

Toyos improved his singles mark to 13-4 this season by claiming his fourth straight win with a 6-2, 6-2 effort over Marquez at the No. 3 spot.

Sophomore Chris Norrie upped hits season singles mark to 12-5 with a 6-0, 6-2 win over Regalado at No. 4 after combining with junior Zack Santagate to a 9-8 win over Cody Arnold and Gabe Evans at No. 3 doubles.

Freshman Matt Tyer claimed a 6-2, 6-1 win over Arnold at the No. 5 singles position, while De Sario claimed Laredo CC's lone point of the match taking a 6-4, 6-3 decision over Davision at the No. 2 singles position.

The Palominos, who came in ranked 8th in the NJCAA rankings, fell to 1-6 on the season.

Midwestern State plays host to St. Mary's (Texas) Thursday morning at the MSU Tennis Center. First serve is set for 10 a.m.

Boykin wins 50th, leads Mustangs to 9-0 victory at Texas A&M-Kingsville

No. 14-ranked Midwestern State continued its dominance over non-ranked Division II squads by taking a 9-0 win over Texas A&M-Kingsville Saturday afternoon in its Lone Star Conference opener at the King High School Tennis Courts.

The Mustangs won their thirdconsecutive match to improve to 9-5 on the season while moving to 5-0 against non-ranked NCAA Division II teams with aggregate score of 43-2 this season.

Sophomore Paige Boykin claimed her 50th and 51st career dual wins rolling to a 6-2, 6-0 victory over Paula Saenz at No. 5 singles after teaming with junior Madeline Schorlemmer to take an 8-0 decision over Erika Larrea and Saenz at No. 3 doubles.

It was Boykin's team-best fifth straight singles win as she moved 11-3 this season.

Sophomore Courtney Anderson collected her fourth consecutive singles win to improve to 8-1 this season claiming a 6-0, 6-1 win over Tabata Lua at No. 4 singles.

Senior Taylor Coffman combined with junior Kayla Casey to claim a fifth straight doubles win rolling to an 8-2 decision over Texas A&M-Kingville's Mariaxi Herrera and Marija Dimitrovska at the No. 1 position.

On the singles side, Casey rolled past Herrera 6-1, 6-3 at No. 1 while Coffman defeated Nadia Grlj 6-3, 6-2 at No. 2.

Schorlemmer beat Dimitrovska 6-3, 6-4 at No. 3 for her third straight win.

Juniors Lauren Pineda and Lindsay Nochowicz claimed an 8-2 win over Grlj and Lua at No. 2 doubles, while Nochowicz improved to 10-3 with a 6-0, 6-3 victory over Larrea at No. 6 singles.

Midwestern State takes on St. Edward's (Texas) Friday morning at the MSU Tennis Center. First serve is set for 10 a.m.

Texas A&M-Kingsville fell to 10-9 and 0-1.