It was a busy weekend for the Governors tennis teams this past weekend as the Lady Govs hosted Western Kentucky University on Saturday, Feb. 7, and the Govs hosted Southern Illinois University on Friday, Feb. 6, and Lipscomb University on Saturday, Feb. 7.
The Lady Govs lost to the Lady Toppers 6-1 in their match. APSU had six single matches and three double matches. Jovanna Karac was the victor in her match, which stole a shutout from the Toppers.
The next match for the Lady Govs will be at home against the Lady Bisons of Lipscomb at 1 p.m. Friday, Feb. 13.
The men started the weekend by defeating Southern Illinois 5-2 on Friday, Feb. 6. The Govs had six singles and three double matches. APSU failed to win the first two singles, but then recovered to win the remaining four matches.
The Govs took two of three doubles to solidify their victory.
After the Govs victory against SIU, Lipscomb came to town Saturday, Feb. 7, to face the Govs, and the Govs’ undefeated season was snapped by the Bisons 4-3.
APSU came out strong winning two of the first three single matches, only to lose the next three. APSU won the first two matches in doubles , but then lost in a 6-4 match.
The Govs’ next home match will be Friday, Feb. 20, against the University of Southern Indiana.