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Missouri Baptist men's tennis completed its most successful season in program history, finishing with an 11-8 record, its first conference title, and a trip to the NAIA National Championships.
MOBILE, Ala. - Missouri Baptist men's tennis played its first ever match at the NAIA national tournament on Wednesday. The 22-seeded Spartans took on the 11-seeded Crusaders from William Carey, but fell 5-1, ending the Spartans' historic season.
ST. LOUIS -- [BRACKET] The Missouri Baptist Men's Tennis program is set to make its first-ever NAIA National Championship appearance next week in Mobile, Ala. The Spartans drew the 22-seed and will face 11-seed William Carey (Miss.) on Tuesday, May 17th.
Quick Facts: Spartans- 11-7 (7-1), Automatic Qualifier (NAIA Unaffiliated Conference Tournament Champion). William Carey- 12-7 (7-3), At-Large Selection. Field consists of 24 teams (13 Automatic, 10 At-Large, 1 Host Bid). Winner will face 6-seed Keiser (Fla.). Follow @MBUAthletics for updates throughout the match.
Head coach Cole Stevenson sat down with MBU Athletics to discuss the team's path to Mobile, expectations for the tournament and much more.
ST. LOUIS - Missouri Baptist men's and women's tennis teams traveled to Olathe, Kan. for the The NAIA Unaffiliated Group Tournament (American Midwest/Heart of America) Championships this weekend. At the conclusion of the tournament, six Spartans received all-conference honors.
OLATHE, Kan - Missouri Baptist men's tennis won their semifinal and championship matches on Saturday. The day started with a 5-2 victory over rival Missouri Valley and concluded with a 5-4 comeback win over Baker in the championship match.