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SIUE Tennis Travels to Face Tennessee State, Belmont

SIUE Tennis Travels to Face Tennessee State, Belmont

SIUE (5-9, 0-2 Ohio Valley Conference) at Tennessee State (5-9, 0-3 OVC)
Nashville, Tenn.
Hadley Park
Apr. 5 | 12 p.m.

SIUE at Belmont (9-6, 2-1 OVC)
Nashville, Tenn.
Centennial Sportsplex
Apr. 6 | 10 a.m.

Previously: The Cougars were edged 4-3 by Eastern Illinois Mar. 26. SIUE picked up all of its points in singles play, winning the No. 3, No. 5 and No. 6 matches.

Singles Success: Lara Tupper is 7-2 in No. 2 doubles play this season for the Cougars. She is 3-0 in her last three finished No. 2 singles matches.

Double Up: SIUE's Callaghan Adams and Maria Thibault are 1-0 in No. 2 doubles OVC play. The duo has six doubles wins on the year, the most for SIUE.

Scouting the Tigers:  Tennessee State is on a six match-losing streak heading into its matchup with the Cougars. Aarushi Kakkar is 5-3 in No. 1 singles for the Tigers. Kyle Burton is in his first season as Interim Head Coach for TTU.

Scouting the Bruins: Belmont is 4-1 in its last five matches. The Bruins are led by Peyton Lee, who has a 9-6 overall singles record. The duo of Terra Sheldon and Maria Plaksina are 6-1 in No. 3 doubles. Mauricio Antun is in his first season as Director of Tennis for Belmont.

Looking Ahead: The Cougars will play host to Murray State Apr. 12 and Austin Peay Apr. 13. Both matches are set to be played at the SIUE Tennis Courts.

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