APSU Sports Information
Nashville, TN – The Austin Peay State University women’s tennis team tackled Tennessee State and opened Ohio Valley Conference play with a 5-2 win over the Tigers Friday, March 17th.
The Govs cruised through the singles matches with four straight set wins from No.1 to No. 4 to secure the victory.
The Govs travel to Belmont Saturday for another OVC match.
Austin Peay 5, Tennessee State 2
1. Lidia Yanes Garcia (APSU) def. Ani Popiashvili (TSU) 6-2, 6-1
2. Claudia Yanes Garcia (APSU) def. Taylor Patterson (TSU) 6-0, 6-1
3. Helena Kuppig (APSU) def. Abhilasha Vishwanath (TSU) 7-6 (7-4), 6-1
4. Ana Albertson (APSU) def. Ashia Jones (TSU) 7-6 (7-5), 6-3
5. Pragati Natraj (TSU) def. Brittney Covington (APSU) 6-4, 6-4
6. Phyllicia Hemphill (TSU) def. Isabela Jovanovic (APSU), by default