ETSU's Robert Herrera
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Men's Tennis Results - Day 1
Courtesy: Southern Conference
Release: 04/21/2017
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#1 ETSU 4, #8 UTC 0 

#4 UNCG 4, #5 Wofford 0

#2 Furman 4, #7 The Citadel 0

#3 Mercer vs. #6 Samford - 1pm


- ETSU and UNCG advanced to Saturday's semifinals with identical 4-0 wins.  The Bucs and Spartans will face off Saturday at 2pm.

- The Spartans held off Wofford (5-2) in the final conference match of the regular season and topped the Terriers to open tournament play.  UNCG has advanced to the semifinals for the first time since 2014.

-The Paladins swept The Citadel, 4-0.  It was the first time the two in-state rivals met in the tournament since 2011 (Furman won, 4-1).  Furman is in the semifinals for the fourth straight year.

-Mercer is making its first appearance in the semifinals.  The Bears held off Samford, 4-2 in the quarterfinal.

-All four top seeds advanced to Saturday's semifinals.  Both matches will begin at 2pm.


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