Conference USA

ODU Moves On to Semifinals After 4-0 Win Against Southern Miss

April 19, 2019
By ODU Athletics

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. – The No. 2 seed Old Dominion tennis team (13-9) swept Southern Miss (8-9) by a 4-0 score on Friday night in the Quarterfinals of the 2019 Air Force Reserve Conference USA Men’s Tennis Championship at the Adams Tennis Complex. The match was pushed back several hours from the original start time due to inclement weather.

With the win, ODU advances to the semifinals against No. 3 seed Middle Tennessee tomorrow, Saturday, April 20, at 1:00 p.m. ET. On April 6, Old Dominion defeated MT by a 4-1 score in Charlotte, N.C.

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The Monarchs, who are the defending C-USA Tournament champions, have won four of their last five matches and six of their last eight.

Tennis Quarterfinal Match Results
Southern Miss vs Old Dominion
4/19/2019 at Murfreesboro, Tenn.

Old Dominion 4, Southern Miss 0

Singles competition
1. #86 Aziz Kijametovic (ODU) def. Ronit Bisht (USM) 6-4, 6-3
2. Francois Musitelli (ODU) def. Tom Ceccheto (USM) 6-1, 6-1
3. Jannik Giesse (ODU) def. Jorman Reyes (USM) 6-4, 6-4
4. Nicola Vidal (ODU) vs. Teeradon Tortrakul (USM) 7-5, 3-2, unfinished
5. Luca Maldoner (ODU) vs. ChungHan Tsai (USM) 4-6, 6-4, 0-3, unfinished
6. Oliver Tobisch (ODU) vs. Matthieu Peres (USM) 7-5, 3-5, unfinished 

Doubles competition
1. #22 Aziz Kijametovic/Francois Musitelli (ODU) def. ChungHan Tsai/Mieszko Kwasniewski (USM) 7-5
2. Nicola Vidal/Luca Maldoner (ODU) vs. Ronit Bisht/Jorman Reyes (USM) 6-5, unfinished
3. Jannik Giesse/Oliver Tobisch (ODU) def. Youssef Tamimount/Matthieu Peres (USM) 7-5

Match Notes:
Southern Miss 8-9
Old Dominion 12-9
Order of finish: Doubles (3,1); Singles (2,1,3)
Official: Ted Mason

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