Marquette Travels To Xavier, Butler This Weekend

April 7, 2017

The Marquette University men’s tennis team completes its four-match road swing at Xavier on April 8 at and Butler on April 9, both matches will start at noon Central time.

The Golden Eagles (13-4) had a successful weekend as they downed UMKC and Creighton. The 5-2 victory over UMKC was a team effort, with gaining victories in the No. 1 and No. 2 doubles spots and singles wins by Luke Smrek, Greg Anderson, Kristiyan Trukov and Brett Meyers.

The matchup with Xavier will feature a battle between the Dykema brothers. Nick is in his senior year with the Golden Eagles and Jack is a sophomore for the Musketeers.

MU most recently topped Creighton 4-3 on Sunday in Omaha. Alvaro Verdu tallied the winning point in a 4-6, 6-1, 7-6 final at the No. 1 singles position.

Following this weekend, Marquette will host its final two matches before the BIG EAST Tournament at Helfaer Stadium against DePaul and Youngstown State.

The Last Meeting
April 3, 2016
Helfaer Tennis Stadium
Marquette Claims 6-1 Victory Over Xavier
The Marquette University men’s tennis team (10-9) completed a weekend sweep of BIG EAST opponents at Helfaer Tennis Stadium, defeating Xavier (7-6) Sunday afternoon 6-1.




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