Augustana Men’s Tennis Set to Host Northwest Missouri State – Augustana College Vikings

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — The Augustana men’s tennis team is prepared to welcome the Northwest Missouri State Bearcats to the Huether Tennis Centre Sunday. The match is slated for a 2 p.m. start. The last time the men played a dual match at the Huether Tennis Centre was on April 21, 2018, where they bested Iowa Central, 8-1.

The match will conclude the season for the Vikings. Seniors North Knewtson and Eden Mrozek will be wearing the Viking uniform for the final time in the match. 

About the Vikings

The Vikings are coming off a loss against Crieghton which moved them to 4-7 on the season. 

Tory Shafer has a 6-5 record on the season going 3-2 in the No. 5 slot and 3-3 in the No. 6 slot. 

About the Bearcats

Northwest Missouri State, ranked No. 19 in the nation,is 11-3 on the season and 6-1 within the MIAA. The Bearcats are coming back from their first loss in six matches, most recently losing to Southern Arkansas, 4-0. 

The Bearcats are led by Andrea Zamurri in the No. 1 singles position who is 13-0 on the season and is 9-5 when paired with Franco Oliva. 



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