FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. – The Razorback males’s tennis group opens the spring time table with a trio of fits this weekend on the Dill Indoor Tennis Heart in opposition to Drake, Wichita State and Heart Tennessee State. The Hogs will face Drake and WSU on Sat., Jan. 25 after which will probably be again at the courts in opposition to MTSU on Sunday.
Warring parties: Drake // Wichita State // Heart Tennessee State
Dates: Jan. 25 // Jan. 25 // Jan. 26
First Serves: 12:00 p.m. // 5:00 p.m. // 2:00 p.m.
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The Razorbacks added 3 to the roster after the tip of the autumn time table, together with naming former Razorback Jovan Parlic because the assistant trainer. Parlic, a four-time member of the SEC Instructional Honor Roll throughout his profession as a Razorback, comes again to Fayetteville after serving as an assistant trainer at Colorado for 2 seasons. In 2015-16 he served as a scholar assistant with the Arkansas males’s group. The Hogs started the season unranked and climbed as much as No. 12 within the ultimate score of the season. Parlic helped trainer the No. 1 and a pair of singles and the No. 1 doubles pair, main all 3 to a top-20 nationwide score.
Head trainer Andy Jackson additionally signed a couple of novices, Aleksa Bucan and Melvin Manuel, to the squad over the iciness smash. Bucan involves Fayetteville from Belgrade, Serbia whilst Manuel joins the Hogs from Les Alluets-le-Roi, France.
The Razorback squad returns senior Enrique Paya and junior Alex Reco who led Arkansas with probably the most singles wins in 2019. Paya secured 21 unmarried victories whilst Reco went 19-14 in his sophomore marketing campaign. The doubles pairing of Paya and Maxim Verboven can be again after tying for probably the most wins at the group remaining season with 13, together with 10 coming on the No. 2 spot.
>> Razorback head trainer Andy Jackson is in his 7th season at Arkansas and has racked up 88 wins. He’s taken the Hogs to the NCAA Match two of the remaining 4 seasons, together with a run to the regional ultimate through which the group went 20-Nine in 2016.
>> The Razorbacks have gained double digit fits at house the previous 5 seasons, together with a 12-Five season remaining yr in Fayetteville.
>> The Hogs have gained their previous 8 spring openers.
>> Arkansas remaining confronted Drake in 2003, choosing up a 6 -1 win at house.
>> The Razorbacks are 13-1 in opposition to Wichita State all-time and feature taken the remaining 12 conferences. Arkansas battled to a 4-Three win in opposition to the Shockers within the squads newest assembly again in 2018.
>> This would be the first assembly between Arkansas and Heart Tennessee State.