No. 20 Men’s Tennis Advances to SAA Tournament Final with Shutout of Majors

No. 20 Men’s Tennis Advances to SAA Tournament Final with Shutout of Majors

Tournament Central

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. - The No. 20 Sewanee men's tennis team took down the Majors of Millsaps College in the semifinals of the 2019 Southern Athletic Association Men's Tennis Tournament with a 5-0 final Saturday morning from the Adams Tennis Center.

With the win, the men's tennis program has won 20 consecutive SAA Tournament matches.

INSIDE THE MATCHUP
Final Score: Sewanee (20-6) 5, Millsaps (11-5) 0
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HOW IT HAPPENED
-The Tigers took down each of their doubles matchups. At the No. 3 flight, Brandon Kali/Ryan Wax allowed just one point.

-Aubrey Davis/Jordan Brewer, ranked 13th in the Atlantic South region, won the No. 1 point over No. 9 regionally ranked Brandon Beck/Davis Plummer 8-2.

-In singles, Jack Gray and Jordan Brewer won 6-2, 6-1 at the No. 2 and No. 4 points to secure the match.

SINGLES RESULTS
1. Andres Carro (SEWANEE) vs. Davis Plummer (MILM) unfinished
2. Jack Gray (SEWANEE) def. Josh Shearin (MILM) 6-2, 6-1
3. Brandon Kali (SEWANEE) vs. Brandon Beck (MILM) unfinished
4. Jordan Brewer (SEWANEE) def. John Kimball (MILM) 6-2, 6-1
5. Jack Metzger (SEWANEE) vs. Jacob Niehaus (MILM) unfinished
6. Fletcher Kerr (SEWANEE) vs. Benjamin Falk (MILM) unfinished

DOUBLES RESULTS
1. Jordan Brewer/Aubrey Davis (SEWANEE) def. Brandon Beck/Davis Plummer (MILM) 8-2
2. Jack Gray/Andres Carro (SEWANEE) def. John Kimball/Cooper Cearley (MILM) 8-3
3. Brandon Kali/Ryan Wax (SEWANEE) def. Benjamin Falk/Jacob Niehaus (MILM) 8-1

UP NEXT
Sewanee will take on Rhodes for the SAA Tournament Championship Sunday morning at 9 a.m. In between the Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference and the SAA Tournaments, Sewanee has a 13-5 record over Rhodes, including winning the last four matches.

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