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.
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.