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APSU Governors Tennis’ Iago Seffrin and Aleksas Tverijonas drop consolation matches at ITA All-American

Austin Peay Sports Information Office

Austin Peay State University Governors - APSUTulsa, OK – Austin Peay State University men’s tennis seniors Iago Seffrin and Aleksas Tverijonas each lost their consolation match in the pre-qualifying tournament of the 2014 Saint Francis Health System ITA Men’s All-American Championships, Sunday, at the Michael D. Case Tennis Center.

Austin Peay's Aleksas Tverijonas. (APSU Sports Information)
Austin Peay’s Aleksas Tverijonas. (APSU Sports Information)

Tverijonas, who had earned the No. 10 seed and a first-round bye, lost his second round match (6-4, 6-2) against Southern Illinois’ Jonny Rigby, Saturday. In the consolation round, he faced South Florida’s Ignacio Gonzalez-Muniz and lost 6-2, 6-1.

Seffrin, who lost to North Florida’s Zachary Goldberg in a first-round match 6-2, 4-6, 6-2, was selected to face Valparaiso’s Charlie Ernhardt. After dropping the first set 6-3, Seffrin battled back to force a second set tie-break before eventually falling 7-6 (7-5).

The Govs will have one competition at home, Friday, against North Alabama, before traveling to the ITA Ohio Valley regional, beginning October 16th in Nashville, TN.


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