Blue Raiders hit the road for a pair of matches

Team will face North Florida and Memphis

April 8, 2011 · MT Athletic Communications
MURFREESBORO, Tenn. - The Blue Raider tennis team will head to Florida this weekend for two matches beginning on Saturday, April 9.

Middle Tennessee will play No. 73 North Florida (13-6) on Saturday, April 9 at 2 p.m. Then on Sunday, April 10 the team will face Memphis (13-8) at noon.

The Blue Raiders played Memphis last weekend as part of the Sun Belt Shootout and will be looking for a better outcome against the Tigers on Sunday.

Freshman Ben Davis continues to guide the Blue Raiders as he won two of three singles matches last weekend with the one he did not win being unfinished. In doubles, Davis paired with sophomore Shaun Waters to defeat Memphis' Jordan Smith and David Henry 8-5.

Middle Tennessee is 9-10 on the season with three players posting double figure singles wins led by Davis, who is 14-4.

There are no live stats for this weekend's matches. Results will be posted on goblueraiders.com when they become available.

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