stop
Play
Courtesy: Eric Classen, UNDsports.com
Conner Oberle and Josh Oothoudt earned a 8-5 victory in No. 1 doubles.
SDSU earns nonconference victory over UND
Courtesy: Derek Koenen, UND Athletic Media Relations
Release: 04/09/2013
Print RSS
Related Links

GRAND FORKS, N.D. - The North Dakota men’s team was defeated by South Dakota State by a score of 6-1 on Tuesday afternoon at the Choice Health and Fitness Center.

North Dakota won two of the three doubles matches, earning the point and getting out to a strong start.

But it was all SDSU in singles action, winning all six singles matches.

Freshman Will Biernat (Eagan, Minn.) came the closest to a victory as he opened his match with a 6-2 win in the first set, but Lucas Pereira battled back to earn a 6-4 decision in the second set and won the the third-set tie breaker 10-4.

North Dakota returns to action this Friday as it heads to Idaho State in Big Sky Conference action.

South Dakota State 6, North Dakota 1

Singles competition

1. BOGLIC, Andrea (SDSU) def. OOTHOUDT, Josh (UND_M) 6-2, 6-2

2. LAWLEY, Parker (SDSU) def. MCGUIGAN, Ryan (UND_M) 6-3, 6-2

3. MOREIRA, Mateus (SDSU) def. OBERLE, Conner (UND_M) 6-2, 6-0

4. PEREIRA, Henrique (SDSU) def. BAKKE, Grant (UND_M) 6-3, 6-4

5. THORPE, James (SDSU) def. LEE, Joe (UND_M) 6-1, 6-1

6. PEREIRA, Lucas (SDSU) def. BIERNAT, Will (UND_M) 2-6, 6-4, 10-4

Doubles competition

1. OOTHOUDT, Josh/OBERLE, Connor (UND_M) def. BOGLIC, Andrea/LAWLEY, Parker (SDSU), 8-5

2. MCGUIGAN, Ryan/BAKKE, Grant (UND_M) def. MATEUS, Moreira/THORP, James (SDSU), 8-5

3. PEREIRA, Henrique/PEREIRA, Lucas (SDSU) def. BERGSTROM, David/BIERNAT, Will (UND_M), 8-5

Adam Mehr earned the sixth spot in the Big Sky Conference hammer standings.
With only one weekend of competition left before the Big Sky Conference Outdoor Championship, the University of North Dakota track and field team...  MORE
Michael Coe signed a free agent deal with the Dallas Cowboys late Saturday after the conclusion of the 2017 NFL Draft.
It did not take long after the conclusion of the 2017 National Football League Draft for North Dakota offensive lineman Michael Coe to sift through...  MORE
Senior Daniel Sayler posted a 75 (+3) in his second round at the Big Sky Championship. His 11-stroke improvement included a pair of eagles.
For the second-consecutive day, senior Daniel Sayler turned in the low score of the day for the North Dakota men's golf team at the Big Sky...  MORE
The University of North Dakota softball team picked up its 21st win of the season, breaking the program's Division I record for single-season wins...  MORE
Senior Drew Campbell broke the school record in the 3,000 steeplechase
While competing on day one at the University of California Irvine's Steve Scott Invitational, one University of North Dakota track and field athlete...  MORE
Uploaded Ad

Extras for the North Dakota fan

Champions Ball 2017
Partnership Opportunities
SitDownAndCheer
Raise It Now Available
Mobile Apps
Buy Tickets