Raiders shut out Utah State, 4-0
MT has won four of its last fiveApril 6, 2014 · @MTAthletics
BOISE, Idaho - The Middle Tennessee men's tennis team shut out Utah State 4-0 on Sunday in Boise. With the win, the Blue Raiders improve to 9-12 on the year, and have won four of their last five.
Singles were played first, with the Blue Raiders taking the first four matches to win the match. All four wins were in straight sets. No doubles matches were played.
Freshman Aaron Jumonville was victorious at No. 4 singles (6-4, 6-2) to open the match, followed by a win at No. 6 from freshman Sam Matheson (6-3, 6-2). Junior Ettore Zito won at No. 1 (6-2, 6-1) before sophomore Victor Cornea closed out the match with a win at No. 2 (6-2, 6-2).
The Blue Raiders return to action with two home matches to close the regular season, hosting USF (April 11) and UCF (April 13).
Tennis Match Results
Utah State vs Middle Tennessee
4/6/2014 at Boise, Idaho
Middle Tennessee 4, Utah State 0
1. Ettore Zito (MT) def. Dennis Baumgartner (USU) 6-2, 6-1
2. Victor Cornea (MT) def. Marcus Fritz (USU) 6-2, 6-2
3. Victor Hoang (MT) vs. Fredrik Peterson (USU) 7-5, unfinished
4. Aaron Jumonville (MT) def. Matt Sweet (USU) 6-4, 6-2
5. Yannick Born (MT) vs. Sebastian Schneider (USU) 6-7, 2-1, unfinished
6. Sam Matheson (MT) def. Andrew Whiting (USU) 6-3, 6-2
Did Not Play
Utah State 9-10
Middle Tennessee 9-12
Order of finish: Singles (4,6,1,2)
Friend of the Blue Raiders? Like us on Facebook and become part of the True Blue army today.
More Men's Tennis NewsJul 11, 2014: MT Men's Tennis recognized by ITA for academics
Jul 8, 2014: Raiders add three to Men's Tennis squad
Jun 12, 2014: Men's Tennis' recruiting class ranked 24th among mid-majors
Jun 6, 2014: MT's Zito tabbed 95th in final ITA rankings
Jun 2, 2014: Borendame partners with Buddy Up Tennis
May 5, 2014: Borendame & SAAC host dodgeball tournament