February 14, 2014

Men’s Tennis to Host Avengers Saturday

INDIANAPOLIS – The Butler men's tennis team will host the ASA Avengers at 2 p.m. this Saturday, Feb. 15. Winners of five-straight, Butler will be looking to make it two in a row vs. ASA as the Bulldogs defeated the Avengers 6-1 last year.

The 5-1 Bulldogs are 4-0 at home this season. The current winning streak began on Jan. 24 when the 'Dogs picked up a 5-2 win vs. Youngstown State. The end of January featured Butler defeating Dayton 4-3 and the start of February has been more of the same with Butler knocking off Valparaiso, Bradley and Indianapolis.

Butler will stay active for the remainder of the month with four more scheduled matches on the docket before the start of BIG EAST play. The team will face Northern Illinois, Toledo and IUPUI next week. Their final match of February will be at home vs. Wright State.

The BIG EAST opener will be played on the road at DePaul. Action is slated for 2 p.m. on March 8.