AU Men Drop Final GLIAC Match In The Soo

AU Men Drop Final GLIAC Match In The Soo

Ashland University's men's tennis team lost to Lake Superior State on Saturday (April 13) morning.

The Eagles (10-11 overall, 3-5 GLIAC) concluded regular-season Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference play with the 5-2 loss to the Lakers.

AU won one doubles match, and two singles matches. Senior Stanislaw Grzeslo and junior Priyank Soni were the victorious duo, 6-2 winners at No. 2 doubles.

Only the top two singles matches went in favor of Ashland. Soni won at No. 1 in a three-set thriller. He lost the first set 3-6, then got the next two in close sets, 7-6, 6-4. Freshman Stuart Brdicka also was a winner for Ashland at No. 2 singles. He won convincingly in straight sets, 6-1, 6-4.

The Eagles have two non-conference matches prior to the GLIAC Tournament, as they tune up for the postseason. Their next match will be on Wednesday (April 17) at West Liberty at 2 p.m.