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Nebraska is Defeated by Northwestern

By NU Athletic Communications

Evanston, Ill.- Nebraska played No. 21 Northwestern in a road match and lost 7-0. The Huskers have a 4-14 record so far this season.

In doubles, Tomislav Antoljak and Rok Krizaj played Chris Ephron and Michael Lorenzini and fell 6-1. For the doubles point, Toby Boyer and Dylan Bednarczyk battled the Wildcats but unfortunately fell 6-4. The No. 2 match played by David Samardzija and Micah Klousia went unfinished.

For singles, Toby Boyer played against #50 Konrad Zieba, but fell to him 6-1, 6-2. Tomislav Antoljak also was defeated by Northwestern 6-4, 6-2. In the No. 6 spot, David Samardzija played Brenden Volk but lost 6-1, 6-3. Chris Dean also fell to his opponent, Jason Seidman, 6-1, 6-3. Micah Klousia put up a fight against Ben Vandixhorn but the Wildcats took the point, 6-3, 7-5. In the No. 2 spot Dylan Bednarczyk faught hard against Sam Shropshire, having to go into a tie-breaking match. Northwestern captured the point, winning 4-6, 7-5, 1-0 (10-7). Northwestern won the match 7-0. 

The Huskers are back in action on the road, Sunday April 9, at noon. Nebraska is playing against Big Ten opponent Illinois.

Doubles Results 
No. 1 #42 Sam Shropshire/Konrad Zieba (NU) def. Toby Boyer/Dylan Bednarczyk (NEB) 6-4
No. 2 Ben Vandixhorn/Dominik Stary (NU) vs. David Samardzija/Micah Klousia (NEB) 4-5 (unfinished)
No. 3 Chris Ephron/Michael Lorenzini (NU) def. Tomislav Antoljak/Rok Krizaj (NEB) 6-1

Order of Finish: 3,1

Singles Results 
No. 1 #50 Konrad Zieba (NU) def. Toby Boyer (NEB) 6-1, 6-2
No. 2 Sam Shropshire (NU) def. Dylan Bednarczyk (NEB) 4-6, 7-5, 1-0 (10-7)
No. 3 Dominik Stary (NU) def. Tomislav Antoljak (NEB) 6-4, 6-2
No. 4 Ben Vandixhorn (NU) def. Micah Klousia (NEB) 6-3, 7-5
No. 5 Jason Seidman (NU) def. Chris Dean (NEB) 6-1, 6-3
No. 6 Brenden Volk (NU) def. David Samardzija (NEB) 6-1, 6-3

Order of Finish: 1,3,6,5,4,2


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