Idaho clips Roadrunners, 4-3
SAN ANTONIO — Idaho edged UTSA, 4-3, in a Western Athletic Conference (WAC) match on Friday at the UTSA Tennis Center.
The Vandals (7-8, 1-1 WAC) won two of three doubles matchups and split the six singles tilts, including two in three sets, to knock off the Roadrunners (5-10, 0-4 WAC).
Irene Gandara Gonzalez, Isabelle Jonsson and Alena Shichkova all picked up victories in singles play for UTSA.
Jonsson and Shichkova both netted comeback, three-set victories.
Jonsson tallied her win at the second position, while Shichkova topped Constance Alexander at the third spot.
Meanwhile, Gandara Gonzalez registered a 6-4, 6-1 win against Alejandra Lozano at No. 6 singles.
UTSA returns to action at 10 a.m. on Saturday against UT Arlington (6-8, 4-2 WAC).
Idaho 4, UTSA 3
1. Lozano/Sanz (UI) def. Jonsson/Shichkova (UTSA) 8-4
2. Junger/Garcia-Diaz (UTSA) def. Alexander/Lozano (UI) 8-4
3. Bermudez/Flores (UI) def. Menon/Hand (UTSA) 8-1
1. Victoria Lozano (UI) def. Jacobea Junger (UTSA) 6-1, 7-6 (7-1)
2. Isabelle Jonsson (UTSA) def. Almudena Sanz (UI) 3-6, 6-2, 7-5
3. Alena Shichkova (UTSA) def. Constance Alexander (UI) 3-6, 7-5, 6-3
4. Belen Barcenilla (UI) def. Kavya Menon (UTSA) 7-5, 6-3
5. Beatriz Flores (UI) def. Miranda Poile (UTSA) 3-6, 6-3, 6-2
6. Irene Gandara Gonzalez (UTSA) def. Alejandra Lozano (UI) 6-4, 6-1