Men's Tennis Opens MTSU Shootout Against SIU
March 27, 2014
CHICAGO -- The DePaul men's tennis team travels to Murfreesboro, Tenn., this weekend for the 2014 Middle Tennessee State University (MTSU) Shootout.
The Blue Demons (6-9), who have won four straight dual matches, will open up the eight-team tournament on Friday against Southern Illinois (7-5).
Match time is slated for 9:30 a.m. (ET).
DePaul enters the shootout red-hot, winning all four matches on its most recent homestand (March 8-23). The Blue Demons went 2-0 against BIG EAST opponents in the four-match stand, including a 4-3 win over Butler on March 8 and a 5-2 triumph over Xavier on March 15.
The Blue Demons also knocked off IUPUI and Valparaiso on March 8 and March 23, respectively, beating both teams by a final score of 6-1.
A complete schedule of the tournament is available here. Consolation and championship bracket information will be available as the tournament moves along. DePaul will play one match each day of the weekend (March 28-30).