EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. - Austin Peay State University men’s tennis team made it nine straight wins with a 7-0 win at SIU Edwardsville, Friday.
The Govs (9-2, 3-0 OVC) went unchallenged against the Cougars, with only one singles match being pushed to a third set. Senior Sean Bailey continued to dominate all comers, defeating Marten Jonnson, 6-4, 6-2, at No. 1 singles and teaming with junior Jasmin Ademovic for an 8-6 doubles triumph. Ademovic won his No. 2 singles match, a 6-2, 6-1 victory against Nicholas Vincent.
Sophomores Dimitar Ristovski and Aleksas Tverijonas continued their winning ways, earning their ninth and 11th straight wins, respectively. Ristovski knocked off Jacob Perkins at No. 3 singles, 6-4, 6-0, while Tverijonas continued unblemished singles season with a 6-4, 6-1 win against Jacob Tanulanond.
The Govs play the middle of a three-match road set at Eastern Illinois, 1 p.m., Sunday, in Terre Haute, Ind.
Bailey def. Jonsson (SIUE) - 6-4, 6-2
Ademovic def. Vincent (SIUE) - 6-2, 6-1
Ristovski def. Perkins (SIUE) - 6-4, 6-0
Tverijonas def. Tanulanond (SIUE) - 6-4, 6-1
Storie def. Kuehn (SIUE) - 2-6, 6-4, 10-2
Seffrin def. Washuta (SIUE) - 8-7 (3)
Bailey/Ademovic def. Kuehn/Jonsson (SIUE) - 8-6
Ristovski/Seffrin def. Washuta/Tanulanond (SIUE) - 8-3
Storie/Tverijonas def. Dias/Vincent (SIUE) - 8-6