COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo.- The Wichita State men's tennis team defeated Air Force 5-2 on Friday night at the United States Air Force Academy.
In doubles play, Matheus Pereira and Tin Ostojic defeated Alex Grubbs and Jack McCullers, 8-2. It was Pereira and Ostojic's sixth victory as a duo this season. Tomislav Gregurovic and Ilija Cuic defeated Lance Wilhelm and Grant Taylor 8-6 to capture the doubles point for the Shockers.
Gregurovic then took down Landon Kinsey, 6-0, 7-6 to put Wichita State up 2-0 in the match. Then, after Pereira defeated No. 85 Lance Wilhelm, 6-3, 3-6, 6-1, Cuic, a junior from Zagreb, Croatia, clinched the match by defeating Grant Taylor, 4-6, 6-1, 6-4.
The Shocker men will head to Denver, Colo. to take on No. 53 Denver on Saturday at 6 p.m.