MT falls to Louisville

Blue Raiders back in action Friday-Sunday at home

March 23, 2014 · @MTAthletics

LOUISVILLE, Ky. - The Middle Tennessee men's tennis team fell to No. 26 Louisville, 7-0, on Sunday afternoon at the Bass-Rudd Tennis Center. In the defeat, the Blue Raiders fall to 5-11 on the spring.

Sophomore David Fox and junior Yannick Born captured a set each at No. 2 and No. 6 singles, respectively. Both Fox and Born's opponents battled back to take the second and third sets.

Louisville took the other four singles matches in straight sets, along with capturing all three doubles matches for the doubles point.

The Blue Raiders will be back in action this weekend, hosting the Middle Tennessee Shootout from Friday through Sunday at Buck Bouldin Tennis Center.

Tennis Match Results
Middle Tennessee vs Louisville
3/23/2014 at Louisville, Ky.

#26 Louisville 7, Middle Tennessee 0

Singles competition
1. Seb Stiefelmeyer (LOU-MT) def. Ettore Zito (MT) 6-3, 6-3
2. Albert Wagner (LOU-MT) def. David Fox (MT) 5-7, 6-4, 6-0
3. Chris Simich (LOU-MT) def. Victor Hoang (MT) 6-4, 6-3
4. Alex Gornet (LOU-MT) def. Aaron Jumonville (MT) 6-2, 6-0
5. Michael Lippens (LOU-MT) def. Sam Matheson (MT) 7-6 (7-2), 6-3
6. Van Damrongsri (LOU-MT) def. Yannick Born (MT) 6-7 (3-7), 7-6 (8-6), 1-0 (10-4)

Doubles competition
1. Seb Stiefelmeyer/Van Damrongsri (LOU-MT) def. Yannick Born/Aaron Jumonville (MT) 8-3
2. Albert Wagner/Chris Simich (LOU-MT) def. Sam Matheson/David Fox (MT) 8-3
3. Alex Gornet/Jeffrey Brown (LOU-MT) def. Victor Hoang/Ettore Zito (MT) 8-1

Match Notes:
Middle Tennessee 5-11
Louisville 14-5; National ranking #26
Order of finish: Doubles (1,2,3); Singles (4,1,3,5,2,6)
T-3:00 A-132

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