Utah State Men's Tennis Plays In-State Rival Weber State Wednesday
April 6, 2010
LOGAN, Utah - Utah State men's tennis wraps up in-state competition with a match at Weber State Wednesday, April 7 at 1 p.m. (MT). The Aggies are 10-9 on the season.
Junior Nikita Ryashchenko leads the Aggies with an 11-6 singles season record, including a recent victory over Hawaii-Pacific's Sebastian Bader, 7-5, 1-6, 3-1, at the five spot this past weekend. Senior Amit Maharaj closely follows with a 10-8 singles record while freshman Sven Poslusny is now an even 9-9 after defeating Idaho's Artem Kuznetsov, 7-5, 7-5, at the two position. Maharaj and Poslusny lead the Aggies in doubles action with an impressive 12-5 season record, including a three-match winning streak.
USU returns home to Logan to host its final match of the season against Idaho State on Wednesday, April 21 at 12 p.m. All home matches are held at the Logan Sports Academy and Racquet Club where admission is free and open to the public.
Following the Aggies' final home and regular-season match, USU will be in action at the Western Athletic Conference Tennis Championships April 30-May 2 at Fresno, Calif. Utah State has an 0-4 WAC record this season.