Roadtrip through Texas continues for Blue Raiders at UTSA

Tuesday's match slated for 2:30 p.m.

March 5, 2012 · Athletic Communications
SAN ANTONIO, Texas - The No. 63 Middle Tennessee men’s tennis team continues its roadtrip through the Lone Star State against No. 67 UTSA with a 2:30 p.m. CT match on Tuesday. The Blue Raiders look to rebound after going 1-2 over the weekend at the HEB Tournament of Champions in Corpus Christi, Texas.

Ben Davis has won six of his last seven singles contests from the top slot for the Blue Raiders (5-5) and holds a 6-3 record in dual action, while Christoph Lang has come on strong with four victories in the last five singles matches. Lang is 7-3 in dual play having won two of his three singles contests over the weekend.

In doubles action, Yannick Born and Marlon Brand have teamed for a 5-3 dual record. The duo has won three of its last four matches, including a victory over No. 61 South Alabama’s top doubles tandem on Saturday.

The Roadrunners (5-6) are coming off back-to-back wins last weekend, including Sunday's 6-1 rout of No. 45 Portland. Tyler Brown and Yannick Junger both own 7-4 records in singles competition. Junger, who has won three straight singles tilts, is 6-4 at the top spot. Brown and Martin Ayala make up the squad's most-successful doubles team with a 7-4 mark.

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