Women’s Tennis to Play Twice in Memphis
Friday, March 4, 2016
Women’s Tennis to Play Twice in Memphis

TENNESSEE STATE at RHODES
Saturday, March 5 | 10 a.m.
Memphis, Tenn. | Dunavant Tennis Complex

TENNESSEE STATE vs. LEMOYNE-OWEN
Saturday, March 5 | 1 p.m.
Memphis, Tenn. | Bellevue Tennis Center

OPENING TIP: The Tennessee State women’s tennis team is set for a pair of matches on Saturday in Memphis. The Tigers will battle Rhodes at 10 a.m. and LeMoyne-Owen at 1 p.m. The matches are the final test for TSU before the start of Ohio Valley Conference action begins on March 19.

LAST TIME OUT: TSU has been idle since a 5-2 loss at Northern Kentucky on Feb. 20. In the road match, Abhilasha Vishwanath (Bangalore, India) earned a straight-set, 6-2, 6-1 victory in her No. 4 singles match.

ABOUT RHODES: Rhodes has cruised to a 3-0 record in the spring season thanks to lopsided wins against Bethel, Hendrix and Christian Brothers. The Lynx have gone 8-1 in doubles action so far in dual matches this year.

TSU LEADERS
Singles Victories:
Taylor Patterson (8)
Doubles Victories - Team: Pragati Natraj/Ani Popiashvili (8)
Doubles Victories – Individual:  Pragati Natraj, Ani Popiashvili (8)

UP NEXT: In the OVC opener, TSU hosts Jacksonville State on March 19 at noon.

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