No. 98 sophomore Slim Hamza.
Feb. 25, 2013
Match Up: Utah (7-2) at Boise State (3-7)
Date: Saturday, Feb. 27, 2013
First Serve: 12 p.m. MT
Location: Boise, Idaho
Court: Appleton Tennis Center
Boise State Broncos
The Broncos are currently on a three-match losing streak on the road. Their most recent win came at No. 44 Minnesota, 4-3. Boise State also recently dropped from national rankings, having previously been ranked 39th. The Broncos boast one ranked individual, No. 30 Andrew Bettles, who has compiled a 6-4 dual-match record at the No. 1 singles position and is 13-7 overall.
Last Time against Boise State
No. 59 Utah suffered a hard-fought 4-3 loss at the hands of No. 35 Boise State at home last season. Utes sophomore Alejandro Medinilla and freshmen Slim Hamza and Rafael Davidian posted singles wins at the Nos. 6, 3, and 5 positions, respectively.
Team and Individual Notes
Three Utes currently hold nearly perfect dual-match singles records. Junior Ben Tasevac has tallied an 8-1 record, while fellow junior Alejandro Medinilla is at 7-1 and sophomore Rafael Davidian has captured a 5-1 record.
Utah has also been able to hold a perfect winning record of 9-0 at the No. 6 singles position, while going 8-1 at the Nos. 2 and 5 spots, a .889 winning percentage.
Sophomore Slim Hamza remains in the national rankings at No. 98.
Utah's best dual-match doubles record comes of 5-2 comes from junior Devin Lane and Hamza at the No. 1 spot. The duo is 12-3 overall this season.