Falcons Win Two at Home on Saturday

    Senior Andy Jackson won all four matches at the No. 1 spot Saturday
    Senior Andy Jackson won all four matches at the No. 1 spot Saturday

    Feb. 8, 2014

    The Air Force men’s tennis won a pair of matches at home Saturday, defeating Metro State, 6-1, and North Dakota, 7-0. With the two wins the Falcons improved to 6-1 this spring, their best start since 7-0 in the spring of 2005.

    Air Force was dominant on Saturday, losing just one individual match. Senior Andy Jackson and junior Grant Taylor each won four matches, while freshmen Lucas Fumagalli and Nico Carpenter each posted his first career dual match singles victory.

    The Falcons return to action on Sunday, Feb. 16 when they open Mountain West play in Albuquerque, N.M., against the University of New Mexico at 11 a.m.


    Air Force 6, Metro State 1
    Saturday, Feb. 8, 2014
    USAFA, Colo.

    Doubles
    1. Andy Jackson/Steven Young (AF) def. Adrien Delvaux/Josh Graetz, 6-3
    2. Grant Taylor/Lucas Fumagalli (AF) def. Nick Baker/Trevor Jones, 6-4
    3. Alex Lineberry/Ali Rizvi (AF) def. Jonathan Evangelista/Luke Lundstrum, 6-0
    Order of finish: 3, 1, 2

    Singles
    1. Andy Jackson (AF) def. Adrien Delvaux, 6-1, 6-3
    2. Josh Graetz (METRO) def. Jack McCullers, 6-5 (7-1), 6-4
    3. Grant Taylor (AF) def. Nick Baker, 6-3, 6-4
    4. Andrew Parks (AF) def. Jonathan Evangelista, 4-6, 6-0, 6-1
    5. Lucas Fumagalli (AF) def. Trevor Jones, 6-2, 6-1
    6. Nico Carpenter (AF) def. Luke Lundstrum, 6-0, 6-0
    Order of finish: Singles 1, 3, 2, 4, 5, 6


     

     


    Air Force 7, North Dakota 0
    Saturday, Feb. 8, 2014
    USAFA, Colo.

    Doubles
    1. Andy Jackson/Steven Young (AF) def. BAKKE, Grant/OOTHOUDT, Josh, 6-3
    2. Alex Grubbs/Jack McCullers (AF) def. McGUIGAN, Ryan/OBERLE, Connor, 6-0
    3. Grant Taylor/Lucas Fumagalli (AF) def. BERGSTROM, David/BRITTON, Dustin, 6-0
    Order of finish: 2, 3, 1

    Singles
    1. Andy Jackson (AF) def. OBERLE, Connor, 6-3, 6-3
    2. Steven Young (AF) def. McGUIGAN, Ryan, 6-2, 6-4
    3. Jack McCullers (AF) def. BRITTON, Dustin, 6-2, 6-3
    4. Alex Grubbs (AF) def. BAKKE, Grant, 6-1, 6-0
    5. Grant Taylor (AF) def. OOTHOUDT, Josh, 6-4, 4-6, 1-0(2)
    6. Andrew Parks (AF) def. BERGSTROM, David, 6-0, 6-2
    Order of finish: 4, 3, 1, 2, 5, 6

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