APSU Govs fall in season opener at MTSU
Austin Peay State University Sports Information
Murfreesboro, TN – Austin Peay State University (APSU) men’s tennis team fell in their season opener to Middle Tennessee, Wednesday, at the Adams Tennis Complex.
The Governors (0-1) went 2-3 in matches against the Blue Raiders (1-0) in tournament play in the fall, but did not have that same success today.
Austin Peay State University Men’s Tennis loses to Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders Wednesday. (APSU Sports Information)
The Blue Raiders quickly went ahead and claimed the doubles point after winning at No. 1 and No. 3 doubles.
MTSU then went on to claim the first three singles matches, winning in straight sets at No. 2, No. 4, and No. 5 singles en route to winning the match.
The Govs return to action with their home opener against Southern Utah, 12:00pm, Saturday, January 19th.
1. Chris Edge/Tom Moonen (MTSU) def. Almantas Ozelis/Anton Damberg (APSU) 6-2
2. Gonzalo Morell/Luis Morillo Diaz (MTSU) vs. Christian Edison/Chad Woodham (APSU) 5-3, unfinished
3. Daniel Stormon/Stijn Slump (MTSU) def. Timo Kiesslich/Jacob Lorino (APSU) 6-4
1. Gonzalo Morell (MTSU) def. Almantas Ozelis (APSU) 6-4, 6-1
2. Stijn Slump (MTSU) def. Christian Edison (APSU) 6-2, 6-3
3. Tom Moonen (MTSU) def. Timo Kiesslich (APSU) 6-2, 6-3
4. Max Rauch (MTSU) def. Anton Damberg (APSU) 6-1, 6-1
5. Chris Edge (MTSU) def. Jacob Lorino (APSU) 6-1, 6-1
6. Pavel Motl (MTSU) def. Chad Woodham (APSU) 6-4, 6-1
Order of finish: Doubles (1,3); Singles (5, 4, 2, 3, 1, 6)