Brad Ferguson had the lone win for the Aggies on Monday night.
Jan. 24, 2005
SALT LAKE CITY, Utah -
Brad Ferguson walked away with the lone victory for the Utah State men's tennis team on Monday night as they fell to the Utah Utes, 6-1.
Ferguson beat Ute Rian Rifkin for the No. 6 spot in three sets, 4-6, 7-5, 10-7.
"Brad did a good job tonight," said Utah State head coach Christian Wright. "He played a rough match, but he hung in there."
At the Nos. 1 and 2 singles both Joao Pinho and Hannes Schenk took their second set 7-5 before losing the match.
"There were some close matches," said Wright, "but ultimately we just made too many mistakes."
The Aggies play again at Idaho State on Wednesday at 2 p.m.
Utah State 1, Utah 6
No. 1 Mann/Granger (Utah) def. Young/Tyden 8-0
No. 2 Coutts/Rifkin (Utah) def. Pinho/Schenk 8-4
No. 3 Grzyb/Scott (Utah) def. Rasekhi/Banks 8-6
No. 1 Tomasz Grzyb (Utah) def. Joao Pinho 6-1, 7-5
No. 2 Zach Ganger (Utah) def. Hannes Schenk 6-2, 7-5
No. 3 Nick Coutts (Utah) def. Roshan Rasekhi 6-4, 6-3
No. 4 Miron Mann (Utah) def. Jonas Tyden 6-3, 6-2
No. 5 Ryan Scott (Utah) def. Dantley Young default
No. 6 Brad Ferguson (USU) def. Rian Rifkin 4-6, 7-5 (10-7)