PUEBLO, Colo. (April 14, 2017) - The Colorado State University-Pueblo men's and women's tennis teams hosted Colorado College Thursday at the Pueblo City Park with the men posting an 8-1 victory and the women suffering a close loss by the score of 5-4.
Junior Steven Alcala (Pueblo, Colo.) won at No. 3 singles 7-6 (7-5), 6-0 and won 8-5 at No. 3 doubles with Marcelo Rodriguez (Jr., San Diego, Calif.). Rodriguez also earned a victory at No. 6 singles, 6-3, 7-5.
The Pack women lost 5-4 to the Tigers.
The lone doubles win came at No. 2 when junior Acacia Dettman (Perris, Calif.) and Sarah Megilligan (Fr., Pueblo West, Colo.) partnered to post an 8-3 victory.
Dettman also got the win at No. 2 singles, 1-6, 6-2, 6-3, while Megilligan was also 2-0 with a victory at No. 6, 6-3, 6-3.
The final win for the Pack came at No. 5 singles by Kristin Jensen (Colorado Springs, Colo.). She won 6-2, 6-0.
The final regular season match is set for Saturday at Colorado Mesa University. The match is set to begin at 9 a.m. CMU defeated the men 7-2 last Friday and earned a win on the Pack women 9-0.
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As a member of the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference, Colorado State University – Pueblo competes in 22 varsity sports in NCAA Division II intercollegiate athletics.