March 26, 2014

Men’s Tennis Takes on Bluefield

By Laura Tome

Southern Virginia University (4-6) vs. Bluefield College (2-9) 

Date: Thursday, Mar. 27, 2014
Start Time: 3 p.m.
Location: The Fields at Southern Virginia University (Buena, Va.)

About the Knights

The Southern Virginia University men's tennis team is looking tag on another win as it hosts Bluefield College of Bluefield, Va. Thursday afternoon.

The Southern Virginia University men's tennis team was 1-1 last week with a 7-2 victory over Ferrum College and a 9-0 loss to Christopher Newport University.

Cooper Brown and doubles partner Zach Bowers defeated Ferrum's Garret Freese and William Sharp, 8-5 and won their singles matches. Partners Adam Blocher and Brian Blocher also won their singles and doubles matches in the victory over Ferrum Collge.

Brown lost 6-1, 6-3 to CNU's Chiraag Shetty. Adam Blocher lost 6-3, 6-1 to CNU's Arttu Fiva. As doubled partners Adam and Brian Blocher fell 8-5 against Michael Dodd and Arttu Fiva of CNU.

The men's tennis team will continue to fight hard for every point to defeat Bluefield College.

About the Rams

The Bluefield College men's tennis squad recently lost 7-2 against Concord University on Monday afternoon. The teams two wins came against Johnson University in the fall and UVa.-Wise last Wednesday. The Rams roster consists of six underclassman and two juniors.