Now ranked No. 39 nationally after a couple of wins over ranked groups closing weekend, Auburn males’s tennis hosts two extra top-ranked SEC warring parties this weekend in motion Friday and Sunday on the Yarbrough Tennis Middle.
The Tigers (6-7, 2-Three SEC) entertain No. Four Tennessee (15-2, 4-1 SEC) Friday in a 2 p.m. fit. The Volunteers gained the comfort draw on the nationwide indoor championship previous this season.
On Sunday, Auburn hosts No. 20 Georgia (6-4, 1-Four SEC) in a midday fit, concluding 4 days of house tennis at Yarbrough; the Auburn girls have house suits Thursday and Saturday.
“Tennessee is within the height 3 within the nation and really, superb. Georgia is across the height 10 and really, superb, so it is a other drive this weekend,” Auburn head trainer Bobby Reynolds mentioned. “Those are suits the place the entirety we’ve been stressing to the fellows might be vital — sport taste, keeping serve always, being competitive and coming to the online, now not being passive and hoping they omit – those groups won’t provide you with unfastened mistakes. We indisputably want to tighten up one of the suits however we additionally want so to move out and play freely.
“This is a chance the place we simply move out and play our easiest tennis and notice what occurs. We are not looking to beat them 10 out of 10 instances; we are looking to beat them one out of 10 instances. I believe if we move available in the market and play and compete like we’ve, and play freely, there is no reason we will be able to’t pick out off one or two of those groups.”
For Tennessee, Adam Walton is ranked No. 24 nationally in singles and Pat Harper is No. 124. Nationally ranked for Georgia are Trent Bryde (9), Philip Henning (18) and Tyler Zink (73) in singles and the doubles pairings of Bryde and Zink (8) and Henning and Blake Croyder (20).
All Auburn house tennis motion is on the Yarbrough Tennis Middle (1717 Richland Highway, Auburn). Enthusiasts dressed in face coverings are welcome to wait all suits performed outside; lovers would possibly need to carry garden chairs or blankets for seating to stay socially distanced. If climate strikes the fit indoors, simplest individuals and officers might be admitted.