Blue Raiders set to host two matches

Dachos, Coffey and Araya set for action

February 13, 2009 · MT Athletic Communications
MURFREESBORO, Tenn. - Middle Tennessee's women's tennis team will look to improve upon its 2-1 start as it plays host to two matches this weekend.

The Blue Raiders will first host conference rival Arkansas State at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Feb. 14.

Then on Sunday, Feb. 15 Middle Tennessee will face UT-Martin at 12 p.m.

The Blue Raiders defeated UALR a week ago and will look to continue their success this weekend.

Freshman Alex Dachos is currently playing the best game for the Blue Raiders as she notched the lone win against No. 15 Vanderbilt and clinched the win against UALR.

Also performing well for the Blue Raiders are junior Natalie Araya and freshman Taylor Coffey. Araya and Coffey have both posted 3-1 in dual matches this season in addition to winning their matches against UALR.

All Middle Tennessee indoor tennis matches are played at Nashboro Village in Nashville, Tenn. Admission is free. Results from both matches will be available on goblueraiders.com.

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