April 21, 2006

Men's Tennis Falls 6-1 to Weber State

April 21, 2006

OGDEN, Utah - The University of Northern Colorado men's tennis team began its final road trip of the season with a 6-1 loss to future Big Sky Conference foe Weber State on Friday afternoon.

Northern Colorado (4-13) was able to take one of the three doubles matches as Kollman Gearhart and Austin Nunn took the No. 3 match by an 8-5 margin. The Bears, however, would fall in the other doubles matches as Weber State (12-9) won the first point of the match.

The Wildcats took each of the first five singles matches, as the Bears won at No. 6 thanks to a 6-4, 6-3 victory by Austin Nunn. Nunn is now 9-5 this season in singles competition.

The Bears will conclude their 2005-06 season on Saturday with a 1 p.m. match at another future Big Sky foe, Idaho State.

Weber State 6, No. Colorado 1

Doubles
No. 1: Kiehne/Mancarella (WSU) def. Minihan/Weyhrich (UNC) 8-2.
No. 2: Rideout/Saberon (WSU) def. Tschetter/Fallico (UNC) 8-5.
No. 3: Nunn/Gearhart (UNC) def. Allred/Perry (WSU) 8-5.

Singles
No. 1: Sascha Kiehne (WSU) def. Chris Minihan (UNC) 6-1, 6-1.
No. 2: Fabio Mancarella (WSU) def. Pete Weyhrich (UNC) 6-0, 6-2.
No. 3: Mathis Saberon (WSU) def. Vinnie Fallico (UNC) 6-3, 6-4.
No. 4: Zach Rideout (WSU) def. Paul Tschetter (UNC) 6-1, 6-1.
No. 5: Chris Williams (WSU) def. Kollman Gearhart (UNC) 6-4, 6-0.
No. 6: Austin Nunn (UNC) def. Trevor Thompson (WSU) 6-4, 6-3.