Aztecs men's tennis

SDSU MEN'S TENNIS FALLS TO UTAH STATE IN MW SEMIFINALS 4-1

 

Aztecs drop four straight singles matches after winning doubles point

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Photo:  Marko Goles-Babic (above) and David Hough were winners at No. 3 doubles vs. Utah State in the MW semifinals.  Courtesy goaztecs.com

April 29, 2017 (Boise) - Fifth-seeded San Diego State saw its 2017 campaign come to a disappointing conclusion Saturday after dropping a 4-1 decision to top-seeded Utah in Mountain West Men’s Tennis Championship at Appleton Tennis Center.

SDSU MEN'S TENNIS DOWN NEW MEXICO IN MW TOURNEY OPENER

 

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Photo:  Rafael Gonzalez Almazan provided a huge victory at No. 6 singles to help the Aztecs defeat New Mexico on Friday in the MW tournament.  Courtesy goaztecs.com

Aprill 28, 2017 (Boise) - Fifth-seeded San Diego State won its fifth straight match Friday with a 4-2 triumph over No. 4 seed New Mexico in the first round of the 2017 Mountain West Men’s Tennis Championship at Appleton Tennis Center.

SDSU MEN'S TENNIS GARNERS FOUR ALL-MW ACCOLADES

 

Goles-Babic, Ianakiev earn all-conference honors in singles and doubles

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April 27, 2017 (San Diego) - San Diego State men’s tennis players Marko Goles-Babic (Zagreb, Croatia) and Milen Ianakiev (Elz, Hesse, Germany) earned all-Mountain West honors in both singles and doubles competition, as announced Thursday evening at the MW Men’s Tennis Championship banquet.

SDSU MEN'S TENNIS BEATS UNLV FOR FOURTH STRAIGHT WIN

 

Aztecs to await seeding for MW Championship

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Photo:  Santiago Cevallos provided the clinching point at No. 4 singles on Saturday vs. UNLV.  Courtesy goaztecs.com

April 22, 2017 (San Diego) - San Diego State dialed up its fourth consecutive 4-2 victory on Saturday, defeating Mountain West rival UNLV in the regular-season finale for both squads at Aztec Tennis Center.

SDSU MEN'S TENNIS TOPPLES SANTA CLARA ON SENIOR DAY 4-2

 

Aztecs win third straight; will face UNLV in 2017 regular-season finale on Saturday

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Photo:  Flanked by assistant coach Jeff Thomsen and head coach Gene Carswell, respectively, seniors Milen Ianakiev and Marko Goles-Babic were honored prior to the Aztecs' win over Santa Clara on Friday.  Courtesy goaztecs.com

April 21, 2017 (San Diego) - San Diego State emerged with its third consecutive victory Friday after recording a 4-2 conquest of Santa Clara in a non-conference dual match at Aztec Tennis Center. With the win, SDSU moves to 8-14 on the season, while the Broncos slip to 14-6 overall.

SDSU MEN'S TENNIS DOWNS NEW MEXICO 4-2 TO WIN SECOND STRAIGHT

 

Aztecs capture doubles point, three singles matches

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Photo:  Sander Gjoels-Andersen provided the clinching win on Sunday in the Aztecs' win at New Mexico.  Courtesy goaztecs.com

April 16, 2017 (Alberquerque) - San Diego State won its second straight on Sunday with a satisfying 4-2 triumph over New Mexico in a Mountain West dual match at McKinnon Family Tennis Stadium. With the victory, the Aztecs raise their record to 7-14 on the season and 3-3 in conference play, while the Lobos slip to 10-12 overall and 3-3 in the Mountain West.

SDSU MEN'S TENNIS ENDS SLIDE, DEFEATS AIR FORCE 4-2

 

Aztecs capture four victories in singles play

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April 14, 2017 (Colorado Springs, Colo.) - San Diego State opened its weekend road trip on Friday with a 4-2 triumph over Air Force in a Mountain West dual match at Cadet Gymnasium Outdoor Tennis Courts.

SDSU MEN'S TENNIS EDGED BY NEVADA 4-3

 

Aztecs’ three singles victories not enough to prevent ninth straight loss

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Photo:  Joel Popov snapped a personal five-match skid with a victory at No. 4 singles vs. Nevada on Sunday.  Courtesy goaztecs.com

April 9, 2017 (San Diego) - Despite three victories in singles play, San Diego State was unable to put the brakes on a lengthy losing streak Sunday, dropping a narrow 4-3 decision to Nevada in a Mountain West dual match at Aztec Tennis Center.

SDSU MEN'S TENNIS DEFEATED BY FRESNO STATE 4-0

 

Aztecs suffer eighth consecutive dual-match defeat

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April 7, 2017 (San Diego) - San Diego State jumped back into Mountain West play Friday seeking its first victory in over a month, but visiting Fresno State only extended the frustration, as the Aztecs suffered a 4-0 setback in a rare evening dual match at Aztec Tennis Center.

SDSU MEN'S TENNIS STYMIED BY NO. 22 STANFORD

 

Aztecs drop seventh straight dual match

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March 29, 2017 (Rancho Sante Fe) - The San Diego State men’s tennis team stepped off campus for a non-conference dual match against No. 22 Stanford on Wednesday, but came up on the wrong side of a 4-0 decision at Rancho Santa Fe Tennis Club. With the loss, the Aztecs dropped their seventh in a row, falling to 5-12 on the year, while the Cardinal improve to 10-4 overall.

SDSU MEN'S TENNIS FALLS TO NO. 42 UTAH STATE 4-1

 

Aztecs drop sixth straight dual match

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Photo:  Milen Ianakiev (above) and Marko Goles-Babic combined for their fourth straight doubles win.  Courtesy goaztecs.com

March 25, 2017 (Logan, Utah) - Seeking some relief from its season-long losing streak, the San Diego State men’s tennis team took to the road this weekend, but came up on the short end of a 4-1 decision at 42nd-ranked Utah State Saturday in a Mountain West dual match at Sports Academy & Racquet Club. With the defeat, the Aztecs drop their sixth in a row, falling to 5-11 overall and 1-1 in conference play, while the Aggies raise their record to 13-7 on the year and 1-0 in the MW.

SDSU MEN'S TENNIS EDGED BY ARIZONA 4-3

 

Aztecs drop fifth straight dual match

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Photo:  Rafael Gonzalez Almazan was a winner at No. 6 singles on Saturday vs. Arizona  Courtesy goaztecs.com

March 18, 2017 (San Diego) - San Diego State looked to close out the weekend on a positive note Saturday, but visiting Arizona spoiled those plans with a 4-3 nail-biter over the Aztecs in a non-conference dual match on the final day of the San Diego Spring Break Tournament at Aztec Tennis Center.

SDSU MEN'S TENNIS DOWNS HARVARD 4-1

 

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Photo:  Marko Goles-Babic (left) and Milen Ianakiev were upset winners at No.1 doubles for the second straight match on Friday.  Courtesy goaztecs.com

March 17, 2017 (San Diego) -  San Diego State tried to right the ship in its second match of the San Diego Spring Break Tournament, but still encountered rough waters in a 4-1 defeat to Harvard in the consolation round Friday at Aztec Tennis Center. With the result, SDSU was unable to avoid its fourth loss in a row, falling to 5-9 on the year, while the Crimson improve to 9-7 overall.

SDSU MEN'S TENNIS BLANKED BY NO. 25 OREGON 4-0

 

Aztecs drop third straight match to ranked opponent

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Photo:  Marko-Goles Babic (left) and Milen Ianakiev posted an upset of Oregon's 42nd-ranked doubles team on Thursday.  Courtesy goaztecs.com

March 16, 2017 (San Diego) - San Diego State opened the seventh annual San Diego Spring Break Tournament on a sour note Thursday, dropping a 4-0 decision to No. 25 Oregon at Aztec Tennis Center. SDSU was blanked for the third straight match, all by top 30 opponents, falling to 5-8 on the year, while the Ducks won their fourth in a row to raise their record to 12-2 overall.

SDSU MEN'S TENNIS DOWNED BY NO. 4 OKLAHOMA STATE 4-0

Aztecs fall to 5-7 in dual matches this season

 

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Photo:  Sander Gjoels Andersen competed in doubles and singles Sunday at No. 4 Oklahoma State.  Courtesy goaztecs.com

March 12, 2017 (Stillwater, Okla.) - Facing its highest-ranked opponent since January 2016, the San Diego State men’s tennis team had its hands full against No. 4 Oklahoma State Sunday, dropping a 4-0 decision in a non-conference dual match at Greenwood Tennis Center. With the setback, the Aztecs fall to 5-7 overall, while the Cowboys, boasting three nationally ranked singles players and two doubles tandems, won their fifth straight to improve to 13-3 on the season.

SDSU MEN'S TENNIS FALLS TO NO. 26 MEMPHIS

 

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Photo:  Milen Ianakiev squared off against the 78th-ranked singles player on Saturday in the Aztecs' duel vs. Memphis.  Courtesy goaztecs.com

March 11, 2017 (Stillwater, Okla.) - The San Diego State men’s tennis opened its weekend excursion to the nation’s heartland Saturday, falling to No. 26 Memphis in a neutral-site dual match at Greenwood Tennis Center on the campus of Oklahoma State University. With the loss, the Aztecs slip to 5-6 on the season, while the Tigers raise their record to 11-3 overall.

SDSU MEN'S TENNIS UPENDS BOISE STATE 4-1

 

Aztecs defeat Broncos in Mountain West opener for both schools

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Photo: Sander Gjoels-Andersen was a doubles winner.  Courtesy goaztecs.com

March 5, 2017 (San Diego) - The San Diego State men’s tennis team returned to the win-column Sunday with a 4-1 triumph over Boise State in the Mountain West opener for both squads at Aztec Tennis Center.  The Aztecs (5-5, 1-0 MW) captured a thrilling doubles point, before reeling off three victories in singles play to level their record on the year, while the Broncos (2-13, 0-1 MW dropped their seventh straight.

SDSU MEN'S TENNIS COMPETES AT PACIFIC COAST DOUBLES CHAMPIONSHIPS

 

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Photo:  Senior Milen Ianakiev joined forces with fellow classmate Marko Goles-Babic at the Pac Coast Doubles Championships on Friday.  Courtesy goaztecs.com

March 3, 2017 (La Jolla) - The San Diego State men’s tennis program had four doubles teams post victories Friday in the opening round of the 128th annual Pacific Coast Men’s Doubles Championships at La Jolla Beach and Tennis Club.

SDSU MEN'S TENNIS FALLS TO PEPPERDINE 6-1

 

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Photo:  Marko Goles-Babic was a winner at No. 2 singles vs. Pepperdine Thursday.  Courtesy goaztecs.com

March 2, 2017 (San Diego) - The San Diego State men’s tennis team put up a valiant fight in singles competition against visiting  Pepperdine Thursday, but ultimately came up on the short end of a 6-1 decision in a non-conference dual match at Aztec Tennis Center. With the loss, SDSU slips to 4-5 on the year, while the Waves snapped a two-match slide, improving to an identical 4-5 mark.

SDSU MEN'S TENNIS DOWN SAINT MARY'S 6-1

 

Aztecs post five singles victories to help even season record at 4-4

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Photo:  Sander Gjoels-Andersen was a double winner in the Aztecs' 6-1 triumph over Saint Mary's on Friday.  Courtesy goaztecs.com

February 24, 2017 (San Diego) - After a 12-day hiatus, the San Diego State men’s tennis team showed no rust on Friday, posting an impressive 6-1 victory over Saint Mary’s in a non-conference dual match at Aztec Tennis Center. With the win, SDSU evens its record at 4-4 on the year, while the Gaels drop to 3-4 overall.

SDSU MEN'S TENNIS DROPS CLOSE ONE TO UC DAVIS 4-3

 

Aztecs’ two-match win streak snapped on Sunday

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Photo:  Santiago Cevallos was a double winner on Sunday vs. UC Davis.  Courtesy goaztecs.com

February 12, 2017 (San Diego) - For the second day in row, the San Diego State men’s tennis team had its fortunes hinge on the final singles match; however, the Aztecs suffered the opposite fate on Sunday, dropping a tough 4-3 decision to UC Davis in a non-conference dual at Aztec Tennis Center. With the setback, SDSU was unable to complete a weekend sweep, slipping to 3-4 overall, while the Aggies even their record at 3-3 on the season.

SDSU MEN'S TENNIS WINS THRILLER VS. UC IRVINE 4-3

 

Senior Marko Goles-Babic wins No. 2 singles in three sets for Aztecs’ clinching win

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February 11, 2017 (San Diego) - The San Diego State men’s tennis team won its second straight dual match Saturday with a dramatic 4-3 victory over UC Irvine at Aztec Tennis Center.  Senior Marko Goles-Babic (Zagreb, Croatia) provided the clinching point with a tough three-set victory at No. 2 singles to help SDSU even its record at 3-3 on the year, while the Anteaters slip to 1-4 overall with the loss.

SDSU MEN'S TENNIS CHOPS DOWN NORTHERN ARIZONA 6-1

Aztecs capture five of six singles matches

 

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Photo:  Marko Goles-Babic was one of three doubles winners for the Aztecs vs. NAU on Friday.  Courtesy goaztecs.com

February 10, 2017 (San Diego) - The San Diego State men’s tennis team snapped a three-match losing stretch Friday with a convincing 6-1 triumph over Northern Arizona at Aztec Tennis Center. With the victory, SDSU improves to 2-3 overall, while the Lumberjacks remain winless on the young season at 0-3.

SDSU MEN'S TENNIS DROPS 4-2 DECISION TO USD

 

Aztecs falter in singles after winning doubles point

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Photo:  Milen Ianakiev was a double winner on Saturday vs. USD.  Courtesy goaztecs.com

February 4, 2017 (San Diego) - The San Diego State men’s tennis team captured the early doubles point, but was unable to maintain the momentum in singles play before ultimately suffering a 4-2 setback against the University of San Diego in a non-conference dual match at Aztec Tennis Center.

SDSU MEN'S TENNIS FALLS SHORT TO NO. 20 MISSISSIPPI STATE 5-2

 

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Photo:  Milen Ianakiev won his No. 2 singles match on Saturday vs. MSU.  Courtesy goaztecs.com

January 21, 2017 (San Diego) - The San Diego State men’s tennis team came up short in its home opener Saturday, falling to 20th-ranked Mississippi State by a 5-2 count at Aztec Tennis Center. The Aztecs (1-2) posted a pair of victories in singles play, but it wasn’t enough against the veteran Bulldogs (1-0), who returned the bulk of their lineup after advancing to the round of 16 in the NCAA Tournament a year ago.

SDSU MEN'S TENNIS TOPPLES HAWAII 5-2

 

Three Aztec freshmen victorious in singles play

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Photo:  Joel Popov was a double winner in his first dual match as an Aztec on Friday. Courtesy goaztecs.com

January 13, 2017 (Honolulu) - The San Diego State men’s tennis opened its 2017 dual-match schedule in style Friday, posting a 5-2 triumph over Hawai’i at UH Tennis Complex. With the victory, the Aztecs (1-0) captured their seventh straight season opener and improved to 12-2 against the Rainbow Warriors (0-1) since 1989.