Teams: ULM (12-1, 5-0 SBC)
SMU (16-4, 3-0 AAC)
Time: 1:00 p.m.
Location: SMU Tennis Complex / Dallas, Texas
Monroe, La. – The ULM tennis team returns to the courts one final time prior to the SBC Tournament when the Warhawks head to Dallas to battle SMU on Friday afternoon.
-The Warhawks enter Friday’s matchup coming off of a pair of wins in Sun Belt play, defeating both Arkansas State and the Ragin Cajuns in 4-0 shutouts.
-The Warhawks are led by senior Petra Horakova, who enters Friday’s match with a perfect 12-0 mark in dual play this season. Tiffany Mylonas sits at 11-0 on the spring, while in doubles play Horakova and Stefana Andrei sit at a perfect 6-0 record.
-The Mustangs enter the weekend with a pair of matches slated as they will also face North Texas on Thursday at 5:00 p.m. As they enter the matches, SMU is currently winners of six of the last seven, including taking a pair of conference matches over Cincinnati and Houston.
-Overall the Warhawks and Mustangs have met 15 times, with ULM holding a slim 8-7 lead. Friday marks the first time since March 25, 2012 that ULM and SMU will meet. The Warhawks beat the Mustangs 4-3 in that last meeting.
-The Warhawks will begin preparation for the SBC tournament, which is slated to begin Thursday, April 20 in New Orleans.