Sept. 18, 2013
Northwest Finds Success at Midwestern Tournament
WICHITA FALLS, Texas - The Northwest Missouri State tennis team competed at the Midwestern Tournament on Friday and Saturday in Wichita Falls, Texas.
In the top singles flight, senior Lluis Altimires advanced to the championship match after winning four contests. In the finals, Altimires dropped a hard fought contest to Mate Cutura of Tyler Junior College. In the No. 2 singles flight, sophomore Alvaro Riveros won his first two matches before falling to Vaughn Hunter of Tyler JC. Also winning his first two matches of the No. 3 singles flight was freshman Julien Couronne. Sophomore Sergio De Vilchez dropped his opening match of the No. 1 singles flight but rebounded to win his next match.
Northwest will head to the ITA Championships on Sept. 20 in Springfield, Mo.
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