Blue Raiders fall 6-1 to Cardinals

McCann and Langley post doubles win

April 17, 2010 · MT Athletic Communications
LOUSIVILLE, Ky. - Middle Tennessee fell 6-1 to Louisville in its final regular season match on Saturday.

The Blue Raiders lost the doubles point but senior Alex McCann and sophomore Matthew Langley defeated Robert Hall and Sumit-Prakash Gupta 8-5 in their only doubles win.

Freshman Shaun Waters posted the only win for the Blue Raiders as he defeated Alejandro Calligari 2-6, 7-5 (1-0).

In singles, junior John Peers lost his match 6-4, 6-1 to Austen Childs and Viktor Maksimcuk won his match over sophomore Richard Cowden 1-0 after Cowden retired due to injury.

Langley battled in his match with Simon Childs but fell in three sets 6-0, 4-6, 6-3.

Rounding out play for the Blue Raiders were junior Kyle Wishing who fell 6-2, 6-2 to Andrew Carter while McCann lost his match 6-1, 6-0 to Hall.

The Blue Raiders will be back in action April 23-25 when they travel to New Orleans to compete in the Sun Belt Championships.

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