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NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Middle Tennessee’s men’s tennis team split their two matches Friday at the Nashboro Village Athletic Club, losing 7-0 to North Carolina State and defeating Jackson State, 7-0. MTSU started off the day in doubles play against the nationally ranked Wolfpack, who came into the match ranked No. 31 by the Intercollegiate Tennis Association. …

Middle Tennessee fought hard on Sunday, but their attempts at an upset would come up shy, as they would lose 4-3 at No. 33 Tennessee. The difference in the match would prove to be doubles play. MTSU and Tennessee would split the six singles matches, but UT would take the doubles point, eventually being the …

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Middle Tennessee women’s tennis opened up its home schedule with back-to-back wins against the Belmont Bruins and the Austin Peay Lady Govs at the Nashboro Village Athletic Club on Friday. The Blue Raiders were dominant on the day, sweeping both the Bruins and the Lady Govs. MTSU would only drop one set …

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. – Middle Tennessee’s Nayara Moraes went the distance in the Roberta Alison Fall Classic, hosted by the University of Alabama, winning the singles championship on Saturday for the Blue Raiders women’s tennis team. In the championship match, Moraes defeated Alabama’s Aryn Greene 7-6 (5), 4-6, 6-4 in an exciting match in the finals …

It was tough sledding in the first two days for the Middle Tennessee women’s tennis team, but they finished strong on Sunday at the 2014 Hoosier Invitational women’s tennis tournament in Bloomington, Indiana. The three Blue Raider competitors still alive on Sunday in the consolation bracket won their final singles match. Jesse Grace powered by …