SELA Hands Men's Tennis First Loss of Season, 4-3
Jan. 31, 2008
MEMPHIS, Tenn. - Southeastern Louisiana University (2-1) came back from a 1-0 deficit and used wins at 1, 2, 3 and 5 singles to hand the University of Memphis (2-1) its first loss of the season, 4-3, in non-conference action at WellWorx, Thursday.
Memphis won all three doubles matches to take an early 1-0 lead in the match and got singles wins from Jordan Smith and Benedikt Fischer at No. 4 and 6 singles, respectively, but the Lions claimed the remainder of the singles matches to power past Memphis for a 4-3 victory.
The Tigers will not have much time to recover from their first loss of the season, as Memphis opens its 2008 road schedule, Sunday, at No. 33 Vanderbilt.
Southeastern Louisiana 4, Memphis 3