DENVER, Colo. – Air Force picked up a pair of wins in the top-two positions of singles action in the 5-2 loss to the University of Denver, Saturday afternoon in Denver, Colo. The Falcons are now 6-2 on the season.
Denver posted wins in the top-two doubles position to secure the match point. Luke Sanderson and Jamie Bautista were up 5-2 in the third position when the match point was secured.
Patrick Sklenka put a strong performance on display in the No. 1 position as he added the Falcons’ first point with a straight set win over Mattias Ros, 6-4, 6-4. Isaac Perez notched the second point for the Falcons with a straight-set win over Eric Morris in the No. 2 position, 7-5, 6-3.
Air Force continues action on the road with a double-header against the University of Hawai’I, Feb. 17-18. Both matches are slated for noon starts.
AIR FORCE at UNIVERSITY OF DENVER, Feb. 10
- Jesse Ruder-Hook/Matt Summers (DEN) def. Tadhg Collins/Mack Galvin (AFA) 6-1
- Jorge Nunez/Mattia Ros (DEN) def. Isaac Perez/Patrick Sklenka (AFA) 6-3
- Luke Sanderson/Jamie Bautista (AFA) def. Eric Morris/Sean Huynh (DEN) 5-2
- Patrick Sklenka (AFA) def. Mattia Ros (DEN) 6-4, 6-4
- Isaac Perez (AFA) def. Eric Morris (DEN) 7-5, 6-3
- Matt Summers (DEN) def. Mack Galvin (AFA) 6-3, 7-5
- Jorge Nunez (DEN) def. Sean McKendree (AFA) 7-6 (7-3), 6-3
- Sean Huynh (DEN) def. Paul Hendrix (AFA) 6-1, 6-3
- Pedro F. Del Valle (DEN) def. Tadhg Collins (AFA) 6-1, 6-3
FINAL: DENVER 5, AIR FORCE 2
Air Force 6-1
Order of finish: Doubles (1,2); Singles (6,1,5,2,3,4)