Las Vegas, Nev. – The New Mexico State men’s tennis team
advanced two singles players in the back draw Friday at the 2012 ITA Mountain
Yannick Blank took on J. Martin-Moriilas, winning in
straight sets 6-3, 7-5, while Germain Degardin took three sets to defeat C.
Torres, 4-6, 6-4, 6-2. Both Blank and Degardin will advance in the back draw
and compete Sunday afternoon.
Luis Ramirez also competed on Friday but was forced to
retire with an injury.
In doubles, the team of Marc Westgate and Ramirez took on
Boise State’s Bettles and Sereke, falling 8-5. The Aggies’ Fernandez and
Manivannan took on Nevada’s Ouvrard and Sunago, coming up just short, 8-4.
The Aggies will back on the court Saturday for the fourth
day of the ITA Mountain Regional.