BYU tennis: Cougars challenge Utah State at home

By Aaron Sorenson

For the Deseret News

Published: Thursday, Jan. 24 2013 4:34 p.m. MST

PROVO, Utah – In its second consecutive home match, the BYU women’s tennis team will host another in-state rival in Utah State on Saturday at the Indoor Tennis Courts.

BYU (1-0) earned its first win of the season last week against Weber State. The Cougars didn’t lose a single match in the competition.

The Cougars are 7-0 all-time against the Aggies. The last time the two teams met was in 2009 when BYU swept the match 7-0 at home.

The Utah State Aggies (1-0) also got their first victory last week as they topped Idaho State 7-0.

Utah State sophomore McKenzie Davis comes to Provo ranked No. 19 in the region. The Cottonwood High product, along with teammate senior Jaci West, have also earned the No. 5 doubles spot in the region.

The match beings at 1 p.m. Admission is free, and pizza will be provided. Spectators may park in the “Y Lot” parking lots to the northwest and southwest of the courts.

Aaron Sorenson is the tennis sports information director at BYU.

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