Men's Tennis Sweeps Portland State
April 18, 2002
SALT LAKE CITY - The University of Utah men's tennis team ended their regular season on a high note by defeating Portland State 7-0 on Thru., Apr. 18. The Utes are 14-10 on the year. Portland State defaulted the three position in doubles and the six position in singles due to a lack of players. Next, Utah will compete in the Mountain West Conference Championships on April 25.
In singles, Nik Yip defeated Portland State's Kapil Desai (6-0, 6-1) at the one position. At the two, Daniel Lohff downed Portland State's Tanner Gates (6-2, 6-2). Tobais Tangberg beat Portland's Chuck Haselwood (6-4, 6-2) at the three. Kiasorn Chaichana downed Portland State's Mark Simpson (6-0, 6-0) at the four and Jonathan Englebrecht defeated Portland State's Cody Hvoersland (6-0,6-1).
In doubles, Mercier/Yip defeated Portland's Desai/Simpson (8-3) at the one position and Carlsson/Poulson downed Portland's Gates/Haselwood (8-2) at the two.