SignUp
Sport Page
UND will play St. Cloud State next Saturday in Grand Forks, N.D.
UND tennis defeated by Sacramento State 7-0
Text smallerText larger
Updated: Tuesday 03/30/2013 20:20:00 (ET)
by Michelle Hamilton, UND Athletics Media Relations
Send this article to a friend Print RSS Shop

Sacramento, Calif. - The University of North Dakota men’s tennis team fell 7-0 to Sacramento State on Saturday at the Rio Del Oro Racquet Club in Big Sky Conference action.

The doubles point went to Sacramento State. The Hornets won the first two doubles matches, securing the point. The third match between North Dakota’s junior Josh Oothoudt (Minot, N.D.) and freshman Connor Oberle (Excelsior, Minn.) and Sacramento State’s Aliaksandr Malko and Tom Miller was not completed.

In singles action, the Hornets swept UND by winning all six singles matches.

Two of the singles matches went to three sets. In No. 1 singles, Oothoudt was defeated by Malko 6-4 in the first set. Oothoudt came back to take the second set 7-5, but fell in the final set.

Junior Ryan McGuigan (Fargo, N.D.) went to three sets in his match against Roy Brandys. McGuigan won the first set 6-4, but Brandys rallied to win the second and third sets.

North Dakota returns to Grand Forks, N.D. to take on St. Cloud State at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, April 6 at the Choice Health and Fitness Center.

Sacramento State 7, North Dakota 0

Singles competition

1. MALKO, Aliaksandr (SAC) def. OOTHOUDT, Josh (UND_M) 6-4, 5-7, 10-4

2. BRANDYS, Roy (SAC) def. MCGUIGAN, Ryan (UND_M) 4-6, 6-2, 10-8

3. KOLAR, Sean (SAC) def. OBERLE, Connor (UND_M) 6-3, 6-0

4. RAM, Niranjan (SAC) def. BAKKE, Grant (UND_M) 6-2, 6-2

5. MILLER, Tom (SAC) def. LEE, Joe (UND_M) 6-0, 6-1

6. RAAG, Henrik (SAC) def. BIERNAT, Will (UND_M) 6-4, 6-0

Doubles competition

1. MALKO, Aliaksandr/MILLER, Tom (SAC) vs. OOTHOUDT, Josh/OBERLE, Connor (UND_M) 6-3, unfinished

2. KOLAR, Sean/BRANDYS, Roy (SAC) def. MCGUIGAN, Ryan/BAKKE, Grant (UND_M) 8-2

3. RAAG, Henrik/RAM, Niranjan (SAC) def. BIERNAT, Will/LEE, Joe (UND_M) 8-1

Athletics department closed for Tuesday
The UND Athletics Department is closed on Tuesday due to a power outage at the Hyslop Sports Arena. MORE
Jacobson joins women's basketball staff
GRAND FORKS, N.D.-- University of North Dakota head women's basketball coach Travis Brewster announced the hiring of Jeri Jacobson as the new director of basketball operations Monday. Jacobson... MORE
Legendary coach Dr. Robert May passes away at 87
GRAND FORKS, N.D. – The University of North Dakota Athletics Department mourns the passing of UND alum and legendary men's hockey coach Dr. Robert May, who passed away to Pulmonary Fibrosis on... MORE
Popular anthem singer Lindquist retained full-time
GRAND FORKS, N.D. – UND Athletics and the Ralph Engelstad Arena are pleased to announce that Mark J. Lindquist has been retained as the full-time national anthem singer at UND men's hockey games... MORE
Thousands invade UND Sports Day at N.D. State Fair
Thousands of fair-goers stopped by the UND Sports Day tent at the North Dakota State Fair on Sunday afternoon. MORE
The UND Athletics Department is closed on Tuesday due to a power outage at the Hyslop Sports Arena.
The UND Athletics Department is closed on Tuesday due to a power outage at the Hyslop Sports Arena.  MORE
GRAND FORKS, N.D.-- University of North Dakota head women's basketball coach Travis Brewster announced the hiring of Jeri Jacobson as the new director...  MORE
May led UND to its first men's hockey national championship in 1958-59.
GRAND FORKS, N.D. – The University of North Dakota Athletics Department mourns the passing of UND alum and legendary men's hockey coach Dr. Robert...  MORE
Lindquist is a nationally-recognized speaker and world-touring entertainer.
GRAND FORKS, N.D. – UND Athletics and the Ralph Engelstad Arena are pleased to announce that Mark J. Lindquist has been retained as the full-time...  MORE
UND student-athletes sign autographs for fans at UND Day at the North Dakota State Fair.
Thousands of fair-goers stopped by the UND Sports Day tent at the North Dakota State Fair on Sunday afternoon.  MORE

advertisement