April 11, 2014

Men's Tennis at Penn State Harrisburg University Preview

By Wesley Evans

Match Information
Southern Virginia University (7-8) at Penn-State Harrisburg University (5-8, 0-4 CAC)
Date: Friday, Apr. 11, 2014
Start Time: 3:30 pm
Location: Hoverter Tennis Complex (Middletown, Pa.)

Last Meeting

The two teams last met during the 2011-12 season, which Southern Virginia won 6-3. The Knights trailed 1-2 after doubles play, but rallied to win five of six matches in singles to take the victory.

About the Knights

With a win at Penn-State Harrisburg Friday, Southern Virginia would improve to .500 on the season. The Knights enter this match having won three of their last four matches, their most recent victory coming against CAC member St. Mary's . The win against the Seahawks was Southern Virginia's first ever victory over a CAC opponent.

About the Lions

Penn State Harrisburg comes into this contest on a four-match skid, with its most recent defeat being a 7-2 loss at St. Mary's. The Lions are also in their first year as a member of the Capital Athletic Conference.