Clarksville, TN – Having already won the first three legs of a four-match home stand, Austin Peay State University men’s tennis took care of business once again, sweeping Martin Methodist, 7-0, Thursday at the Governors Tennis Center.
It was a dominant performance for the Govs in singles play, starting with a lopsided win from Anderesson on the No. 4 line. Leading 2-0, Edison secured the Governors third point of the day, rolling to a win in the No. 1 singles position.
Needing just one more point to put the match on ice, Gold picked posted another win in the No. 3 singles match to give the Govs a 4-0 lead. But Austin Peay was not done yet, as Damberg posted another big win in the No. 2 singles match to put the Governors up 5-0.
In the No. 5 singles match, Lorino posted one of the most impressive wins of the day for Austin Peay State University, winning the match in straight sets. Finally, Thiago Nogueira posted a win in the No. 6 singles position, as the Governors wrapped up one of their most dominant wins of the season.
Order of Finish: 3, 1*, 2
Christian Edison (APSU) def. Clement Martin (MMC) 6-0, 6-3
Anton Damberg (APSU) def. Manuel Rodilla (MMC) 6-3, 6-4
Julius Gold (APSU) def. Eduardo Costa (MMC) 6-1, 6-4
Oliver Andersson (APSU) def. Richard Hoyte (MMC) 6-0, 6-1
Thiago Nogueira (APSU) def. Nathan Johnsen (MMC) 6-3, 6-1
Order of Finish: 4, 1, 3*, 2, 5, 6
Next Up For APSU Men’s Tennis
The Austin Peay State University tennis team will hit the road for a 2:30pm, Saturday, match against IUPUI. After the Governors take on the Jaguars in Indianapolis, they will return home for an 11:00am, Sunday, match against the Flyers of Dayton at the Governors Tennis Center.