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Bulldogs Host Three Matches This Weekend

April 11, 2007

SPOKANE, Wash. - The Gonzaga University men's tennis team will host a trio of matches this weekend on Gonzaga's campus in Spokane. Friday, the Bulldogs will host the University of Idaho at 3 p.m. Whitman College will make short trip to the Zags' campus Saturday at 2 p.m., while the weekend winds down with Lewis-Clark State College Sunday at 11 a.m.

The Bulldogs enter the weekend looking to improve on their 9-12 overall record before heading to the West Coast Conference Tournament April 20-22 in San Diego, Calif.

Of the three opponents this weekend, the Bulldogs have already faced Lewis-Clark State, who currently maintains a 9-9 record. On March 31, as part of the Boise State University Spring Break Tournament, the Zags defeated the Warriors 7-0. Idaho travels to Spokane with a 12-8 overall record, while Whitman is 21-4 for the season.

In doubles play, Gonzaga is led by the duo of Bryce Cooper and Roman Dojcak, who have posted a 13-5 record during dual play, including a 10-4 mark while playing at the No. 3 position.

In singles play, Marco Antonio Pineda leads the Zags with a 13-8 mark in spring action, including posting a 9-3 record when playing at No. 4.

All three matches will take place at the tennis courts just northwest of the Martin Centre on Gonzaga's campus.