stop
Courtesy: Matt Schill, UNDsports.com
Senior Josh Oothoudt earned victories in doubles and singles play.
North Dakota tennis edged by Eastern Washington
Courtesy: Michelle Hamilton, UND Athletics Media Relations
Release: 03/02/2014
Print RSS
Related Links

GRAND FORKS, N.D. – The North Dakota men’s tennis team fell to Big Sky Conference opponent Eastern Washington by a score of 4-3 on Sunday afternoon at Choice Health and Fitness Center.

Eastern Washington edged UND in No. 3 doubles by a score of 8-7 (7-2) and North Dakota rallied in No. 2 doubles, winning with a score of 8-6.

The doubles point went to UND when the duo of senior Josh Oothoudt (Minot, N.D.) and junior Grant Bakke (Bismarck, N.D.) defeated the Eagles Robert Dula and Matt Boyle with a score of 8-7 (12-10).

The Eagles played strong throughout singles action, earning four points.

Oothoudt earned a point for UND in No. 3 singles, defeating Luke Thompson in three sets.

Freshman Dustin Britton (Plymouth, Minn.) beat Stefan Farrar in No. 5 singles.

UND will travel to Omaha, Nebraska on March 7 to play Creighton at 9:00 a.m.

Results

Doubles

No. 1 Josh Oothoudt and Grant Bakke (UND) def. Robert Dula and Matt Boyle (EWU), 8-7 (12-10)

No. 2 Ryan McGuigan and Connor Oberle (UND) def. Luke Thompson and Wacil Bendjelti (EWU), 8-6

No. 3 Rendell Burghart and Luke Ness (EWU) def. Dustin Britton and David Bergstrom (UND), 8-7 (7-2)

Singles

No. 1 Robert Dula (EWU) def. Ryan McGuigan (UND), 6-1, 6-1

No. 2 Eduardo Bringold (EWU) def. Connor Oberle (UND), 6-2, 6-4

No. 3 Josh Oothoudt (UND) def. Luke Thompson (EWU), 7-6 (7-3), 6-0

No. 4 Wacil Bendjelti (EWU) def. Grant Bakke (UND), 6-3, 1-6, 6-1

No. 5 Dustin Britton (UND) def. Stefan Farrar (EWU), 6-4, 0-6, 7-6

No. 6 Matt Boyle (EWU) def. David Bergstrom (UND), 7-5, 7-6 (7-4)

The University of North Dakota softball team closed out the weekend with a 4-1 win against Eastern Michigan on Sunday at the EMU Madeira Beach Spring...  MORE
The UND women's tennis team won four singles matches to defeat South Dakota State, 4-3, in a nonconference dual on Sunday morning at Choice Health and...  MORE
Sophomore Cortez Seales scored 17 points off the bench to help UND register its first win in Ogden in five tries.
Senior Quinton Hooker scored 18 of his game-high 22 points in the second half and North Dakota moved into sole possession of first place in the Big...  MORE
There were a total of nine tie breakers in singles play, as the University of North Dakota fell by a score of 6-1 to Northern Iowa on Saturday night...  MORE
The No. 13 ranked University of North Dakota Fighting Hawks men's hockey team fell, 3-2, to No. 8 Western Michigan on Saturday night at Lawson Ice...  MORE
Uploaded Ad

Extras for the North Dakota fan

Raise It Now Available
Partnership Opportunities
SitDownAndCheer
Mobile Apps
Buy Tickets