OGDEN - Weber State men's tennis team is in it's final weekend of home matches. The Wildcats started off on a high note with a 7-0 win over North Dakota, Friday afternoon.
"We played a very good match today," said Director of Tennis Brad Ferreira. "Our doubles was solid. Jack and Caesar played extremely well. It was the first match this year where I felt everyone was playing and competing well."
Weber State started by claiming the doubles point. Stefan Cooper and Shao-Po Yin defeated Dustin Britton and Travis Lau 6-2 in the No. 1 spot before Hou-En Chen and Cezary Walkusz defeated Alex Mailes and Matt Hokanson 6-2 in the No. 3 spot. Including today's win, Chen and Walkusz are on a four match winning streak and the duo has posted a 10-4 doubles record so far this season.
WSU continued to charge in singles play with all six Wildcats picking up wins. Chen defeated Ty Misialek 6-3, 6-1 in the No. 3 spot for his fourth straight win. Cooper defeated Lau 6-3, 6-3 in the No. 2 spot while Yin defeated Britton 6-2, 6-1 in the No. 1 spot.
Michiel Van Schoor defeated Mailes 6-4, 6-1 in the No. 4 spot. Walkusz defeated Simon Danyluk 6-1, 6-3 in the No. 5 spot.
Scott Hintze finsihed the Wildcats out with the final victory of the match defeating Matt Hokanson 7-5, 6-4.
The Wildcats are now 6-8 overall on the season and 3-3 in Big Sky Conference play. Weber State's final home match of the season will be tomorrow at 1:00 p.m. at the Edman Tennis Courts against Portland State.
Weber State 7, North Dakota 0
1. YIN, Shao-Po (Jack) (WSU) def. Britton, Dustin (UND) 6-2, 6-1
2. COOPER, Stefan (WSU) def. Lau, Travis (UND) 6-3, 6-3
3. CHEN, Hou-En (Eddie) (WSU) def. Misialek, Ty (UND) 6-3, 6-1
4. VAN SCHOOR, Michiel (WSU) def. Mailes, Alex (UND) 6-4, 6-1
5. WALKUSZ, Cezary (WSU) def. Danyluk, Simon (UND) 6-1, 6-3
6. HINTZE, Scott (WSU) def. Hokanson, Matt (UND) 7-5, 6-4
1. COOPER, Stefan/YIN, Shao-Po (Jack) (WSU) def. Britton, Dustin/Lau, Travis (UND) 6-2
2. Misialek, Ty/Danyluk, Simon (UND) vs. VAN WYK, Kris/VAN SCHOOR, Michiel (WSU) no result
3. WALKUSZ, Cezary/CHEN, Hou-En (Eddie) (WSU) def. Mailes, Alex/Hokanson, Matt (UND) 6-2