CEDAR CITY, UTAH -- The North Dakota men's tennis team snapped its losing streak with a 6-1 victory over Southern Utah on Tuesday, March 18.
UND gained the doubles point and took a 1-0 lead by winning two of the three doubles matches.
Success continued for UND in singles play. North Dakota gained five points in singles action, winning matches No. 2 through No. 5.
The No. 1 singles victory for SUU was the first in the programs two year history.
UND will return to the court when it hosts St. Cloud State on March 28 at Choice Health and Fitness Center.
1. BENSON, Troy (SUU) def. OOTHOUDT, Josh (UND) 6-3, 6-2
2. McGUIGAN, Ryan (UND) def. ROBBINS, Blair (SUU) 6-2, 6-2
3. OBERLE, Connor (UND) def. DIAL, Alex (SUU) 6-3, 6-3
4. BRITTON, Dustin (UND) def. STORY, Ammon (SUU) 6-0, 6-1
5. BAKKE, Grant (UND) def. OLCOTT, Branden (SUU) 6-0, 6-1
6. BERGSTROM, David (UND) def. JOHN, Mitchell (SUU) 6-4, 6-3
1. BENSON, Troy/ROBBINS, Blair (SUU) def. OOTHOUDT, Josh/BAKKE, Grant (UND) 9-8 (7-1)
2. McGUIGAN, Ryan/OBERLE, Connor (UND) def. DIAL, Alex/OLCOTT, Branden (SUU) 8-2
3. BERGSTROM, David/BRITTON, Dustin (UND) def. JOHN, Mitchell/STORY, Ammon (SUU) 8-3