Big Blues Defeat #31 Southern Indiana

Big Blues Defeat #31 Southern Indiana

Charleston, WV- The Big Blues Men's Tennis Team came away with a huge win in Charleston, WV this past Thursday against #31 Southern Indiana. Bluefield State came out and won 2 doubles matches and 6 singles competitions to seal the 7-2 victory over Southern Indiana.

In the doubles competition, Alexandr Rudenco and Anthony Braem had a very tough match at the #2 doubles spot. They squeaked out an 8-6 victory by breaking Southern Indiana late to get ahead by 2 games. Anthony Braem continued his impressive doubles performance with an excellent single match beating his opponent 6-3, 6-0. Ignazio Pulido had a very tough match that could have go either way in each set, but pulling out the victory in the final set (6-7, 7-6, 7-6).

Bluefield State now turns their attention to a tough regional opponent in WV Wesleyan. The Bobcats made the NCAA Regionals last season but were knocked out in the 1st round before having a chance to play Bluefield State. Match time is scheduled for two, so check back for updates on this match and all matches this season on go-bstate.com.