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Men's Tennis Falls to the Billikens
Saturday, February 29, 2020
Men's Tennis Falls to the Billikens

NASHVILLE, Tenn. --- The Tennessee State men’s team hosted Saint Louis University on Saturday, Feb. 29 at 8 a.m. The match was held at the Hadley Park Tennis Center in Nashville, Tenn. The Tigers lost the 3-4, making its record 2-7.

During the doubles match TSU won the third match with Leandros Misdrachis and Juan Carlos, 7-5. But SLU won the doubles point by winning the first and second matches. In singles matches the Tigers won three of the matches. Stephan Koruga won his match in a tie breaker 5-7, 6-2, 6-1. Misdrachis won his match against his SIU opponent 6-2, 7-5. Kato Richardson also won his singles match 6-0, 6-1.

UP NEXT: The Tigers will host Austin Peay on Tuesday, Mar. 10 at 1 p.m. The Tigers will hold the match at Centennial Tennis Center.

Singles competition
1. Justin Nogalski (SLU-M) def. SLOAN, Larry (TSUM) 6-1, 6-0
2. Pavel Badaiants (SLU-M) def. KAZIJEVS, Maksims (TSUM) 6-1, 6-2
3. KORUGA, Stefan (TSUM) def. Ignacio Tintore (SLU-M) 5-7, 6-2, 6-1
4. MISDRACHIS, Leandros (TSUM) def. Alex Heiden (SLU-M) 6-2, 7-5
5. Felipe Cruz (SLU-M) def. CARLOS, Juan (TSUM) 6-4, 6-2
6. RICHARDSON, Kato (TSUM) def. Kushal Marri (SLU-M) 6-0, 6-1
Doubles competition
1. Pavel Badaiants/Alex Heiden (SLU-M) def. KORUGA, Stefan/KAZIJEVS, Maksims (TSUM) 6-4
2. Justin Nogalski/Ignacio Tintore (SLU-M) def. RICHARDSON, Kato/SLOAN, Larry (TSUM) 6-0
3. MISDRACHIS, Leandros/CARLOS, Juan (TSUM) def. Felipe Cruz/Kushal Marri (SLU-M) 7-5