Tennis Can't Snap Skid Against Western Kentucky
Saturday, March 21, 2009

Tennis Drop 7-0 loss to WKU

Nashville, Tenn. – The Tennessee State University Tiger men tennis team remain winless on the year losing to Westen Kentucky in non conference play at the TSU Tennis Complex on Friday afternoon. The Tigers dropped their match 7-0 moving to an overall 0-5 record.

The TSU team of Justin Hamm and Aaron Fields at No. 1, dropped 8-2 to Tomi Krug and Arul Selvan. To earn the doubles point, the Hilltoppers' team of Currie Martin and Pryank Gangadhuran defeated Jaala Brooks and Michael Mosley, 8-1, at No. 2.

Down 3-0 due to defeats in the doubles, a forfeit and a match retired, at No. 1 in singles competition, Hamm loss (1-4) 6-1, 6-0 to Krug, while Fields (1-4) dropped 6-1, 6-2 to Currie in the number two game. The Tigers only scored seven game points in five single competition games played on the day.

The Tigers will resume OVC play when they travel to Jacksonville, Ala. to play Jacksonville State on Friday, March 27. Match time is scheduled for 1:30 pm.