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APSU Athlete of the Week Aleksas Tverijonas

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Austin Peay State University Sports - APSU - Governors - Lady GovsClarksville, TN – Senior Aleksas Tverijonas, of the Austin Peay State University men’s tennis team, has been named the Copies in a Flash APSU Athlete of the Week.

Tverijonas was unbeaten (3-0 in singles, 2-0 in doubles) last week, leading the Govs to a 3-0 record in their first week of Ohio Valley Conference play – one of two teams still unbeaten in conference play.

The Lithuanian-bred Tverijonas was untroubled in any singles match last week, winning all three in straight sets.

APSU's Aleksas Tverijonas [1]

APSU’s Aleksas Tverijonas

He stepped forward into the No. 1 role at Murray State, coming away with a 6-2, 6-1 win against Will True, before later dispatching Eastern Illinois’ Ryan Henderson (6-2, 6-3) and SIU Edwardsville’s Nicholas Vincent (6-4, 6-0).

In doubles action, Tverijonas and No. 2 partner Aaron Jumonville were dominant with wins against Murray State (True-Srdjan Trosic, 8-1) and SIU Edwardsville (Marten Jonsson-Nico Kuehn, 8-2). The duo were leading EIU’s Grant Reiman and David Constantinescu, 7-4, when the Govs clinched the point, with that match going unfinished.

The Copies in a Flash APSU Athlete of the Week is selected by the APSU Sports Information staff each Tuesday during the academic year. Copies in a Flash, of Clarksville, sponsors the award.

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