February 9, 2011

Yale to Play Middle Tennessee

NEW HAVEN, Conn. – Coming off a strong 6-1 win over Army on Sunday, the Bulldogs look to build on their momentum against Middle Tennessee this weekend. The Bulldogs will host the Blue Raiders on Saturday at 6p.m. at the Cullman-Heyman tennis facility.

To date, the Bulldogs have posted a 1-2 record, with a pair of 4-3 losses against Boston College and Purdue.

Scouting the Competition

The Blue Raiders have defeated Northern Illinois, Morehead State, Tennessee Tech, and UT-Chattanooga so far this season. Their sole loss has come from No. 60 Northwestern, by a 5-2 score.

Middle Tennessee has a full schedule this weekend, travelling first to Providence to contest Brown on Friday before coming to New Haven on Saturday.

History Lessons

Yale did not compete against Middle Tennessee last season.