Laner faced a familiar opponent in North Alabama’s Jamie Bixby in the tournament finale. Bixby defeated Laner in a 10-6 tiebreaker, Oct. 9, at the APSU Hidden Duel; however, Laner won the revenge match, defeating the freshman 6-2, 7-6 (7) to earn his third singles victory of the fall.
With all three tournaments in the books, Austin Peay State University wraps up a successful fall campaign that saw the team win 19 singles and 10 doubles matches through three tournaments.
Stoker led Austin Peay State University’s four freshmen with seven combined victories and perfect 3-0 doubles record. He was the only Gov with just one combined loss.
Next Up For APSU Men’s Tennis
Austin Peay State University men’s tennis team returns to action in exactly two months when they travel to Murfreesboro, January 17th, to face Middle Tennessee.
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APSU Results against North Alabama
Fernando Perez (UNA) def. Frederic Schlossmann (APSU) 6-2, 6-2
Carlos Matarredona (UNA) def. Anton Damberg (APSU) 6-3, 6-3
Guilherme Diniz (UNA) def. Tom Bolton (APSU) 4-6, 6-2, 10-6
Chris Zhang (UNA) def. Giovanni Becchis (APSU) 6-4, 6-1
Lachlan Laner (APSU) def. Jamie Bixby (UNA) 6-2, 7-6 (7)
Hogan Stoker (APSU) def. Sam Tolbert (UNA) 6-3, 7-5
Matarredona / Perez (UNA) def. Damberg / Schlossmann (APSU) 6-1
Zhang / Diniz (UNA) def. Bolton / Becchis (APSU) 6-3
Bixby / Tolbert (UNA) def. Nolasco Pozo / Laner (APSU) 6-4