#11 Tiger Men's Tennis Blanks UW-Eau Claire

#11 Tiger Men's Tennis Blanks UW-Eau Claire

San Antonio -  The 11th-ranked Trinity men's tennis team posted a 9-0 home shutout of the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire on Thursday.

HIGHLIGHTS

The Tigers started by winning all three doubles matches by the scores of 8-1. Wilson Lambeth and Tilden Oliver played the first line, Cameron Krimbill and Artur Zigman took the second, while Wilson Hamilton and Jace Akagi-Okuma won the third.

The first five singles lines went to the Tigers in straight sets. Lambeth, Hamilton, Krimbill, Akagi-Okuma, and Oliver did the honors.

Zigman lost the first set of #6 singles 6-7, but battled back to claim the victory 6-3 and 10-4.

 

NOTABLES

Trinity won its fourth consecutive dual match and has chalked up a 10-8 overall record, with a 9-2 mark against NCAA Division III opponents.

The Blugolds dropped to 11-4 after the loss.

Artur Zigman is now 5-0 in singles this season.

Wilson Lambeth won his sixth straight singles match and stands at 9-6 in the campaign.

Cameron Krimbill has won four singles matches in a row and is sporting a 9-8 mark.

Jace Akagi-Okuma also is on a four-match singles win streak and improved to 8-6.

Krimbill and Zigman are 5-4 as a doubles tandem after winning their fourth straight match.

 

UP NEXT

The Tigers host #29 Southwestern (TX) University at 6:30 p.m. Friday.