APSU Sports Information
Knoxville, TN – After opening their 2017 season Sunday morning, the Austin Peay men’s tennis dropped a 7-0 match on the road at the University of Tennessee Monday afternoon.
The Vols swept through the doubles point taking the No. 3 and No. 2 matches 6-3 before picking up the 6-4 at No. 1 doubles.Tennessee took all five of the six singles matches in straight sets except at the No. 5 spot.
Alex Kartsonis fell 6-3 in the first set but came back and earned the 7-5 set to win to force the point to be decided in the tiebreak. Unfortunately, UT’s Luca Wiedenmann won the tiebreaker 10-4 to kept the point for the Vols.
The Govs will take the next 11 days off before returning to action on January 27th at home against George Washington.
UT 7, APSU 0
Order of finish: Doubles (3,2,1); Singles (4,1,6,3,2)