Northwestern State adds Saturday match against NAIA power Xavier (New Orleans)

By Jonathon Zenk, NSU Sports Information Graduate Assistant

The Northwestern State tennis team has added a home match Saturday against NAIA power Xavier (New Orleans) at 11 a.m. at the Jack Fisher Tennis Complex.

Xavier (2-2) is No. 3 nationally in the NAIA and is coming off a 7-0 romp over Loyola of New Orleans Sunday. NSU also last played Sunday, scoring a 4-2 win at Texas State by rallying from a 2-0 deficit with singles wins from Nos. 3-6.

Following the match against Xavier, the Lady Demons hit the road to play Feb. 22 at North Texas. NSU returns home March 1 and begins Southland Conference competition with Texas A&M-Corpus Christi.

Photo Credit: Chris Reich, NSU Photographic Services