Lincoln, Neb.-- The Huskers played outdoors against the Wichita State Shockers on Saturday and won 5-2.
In doubles, Dylan Bednarczyk and Chris Dean played hard but fell to Jocelyn Devilliers and Eddie Stoica, 6-2. To tie it up, David Samardzija and Micah Klousia defeated Murkel Dellien and Marius Frosa, 6-3. To break the tie for the match point, Toby Boyer and Jon Meyer squashed the Shockers, 6-3.
In singles, Wichita State tied up the score in the No. 6 positition when David Samardzija was defeated by Ian Poboril, 6-3, 6-4. In the No. 1 spot, Dylan Bednarczyk defeated Miroslav Herzan in an intense match, 6-2, 7-5. Tomislav Antoljak locked in the third point for the Huskers, defeating the Shockers 6-4, 6-4. Chris Dean fell to Marius Frosa, 7-6, 6-3 in the No. 4 spot. In an intense match that went into the third set, Toby Boyer battled Jocelyn Devilliers and came out on top, 6-4, 3-6, 6-2. Micah Klousia also defeated his Shocker opponent, 2-6, 7-5, 6-3, securing the win for the Huskers.
The Nebraska Cornhuskers will be back in action on the road against Drake on March 22 at 6 p.m. The Huskers will be at home on March 24 at 4 p.m. to take on Big Ten opponent, Minnesota.
No. 1 Jocelyn Devilliers/Eddie Stoica (WICHITA) def. Dylan Bednarczyk/Chris Dean (NEB) 6-2
No. 2 David Samardzija/Micah Klousia (NEB) def. Murkel Dellien/Marius Frosa (WICHITA) 6-3
No. 3 Toby Boyer/Jon Meyer (NEB) def. Miroslav Herzan/Ian Poboril (WICHITA) 6-3
Order of Finish: 1,2,3
No. 1 Dylan Bednarczyk (NEB) def.Miroslav Herzan (WICHITA) 6-2, 7-5
No. 2 Toby Boyer (NEB) def. Jocelyn Devilliers (WICHITA) 6-4, 3-6, 6-2
No. 3 Tomislav Antoljak (NEB) def. Eddie Stoica (WICHITA) 6-4, 6-4
No. 4 Murkel Dellien (WICHITA) def. Chris Dean (NEB) 7-6, 6-3
No. 5 Micah Klousia (NEB) def. Marius Frosa (WICHITA) 2-6, 7-5, 6-3
No. 6 Ian Poboril (WICHITA) def. David Samardzija (NEB) 6-3, 6-4
Order of Finish: 6, 1, 3, 4, 2, 5