Lipscomb men's tennis starts 3-0 for the first time in the program's NCAA era after victories over Austin Peay and Troy over the weekend.
Chaw guided the Bisons to a 6-1 victory against Appalachian State as the senior scored victories at No. 1 singles and doubles.
Lipscomb kicked off its spring season with a 6-1 win Saturday over Appalachian State at Richland Country Club. It marks the first win for the Bisons in a spring season opener since 2011.
The Lipscomb men’s tennis team will open its 2020 season on Saturday as the Bisons host Appalachian State at 6 p.m. at Richland Country Club.
A dominating open to the 2019-20 season, the Bisons claimed the Men’s & Women’s Cross Country Championships as well as the Women’s Soccer regular season trophy, while tying for third in Volleyball and finishing sixth in Men’s Soccer.
The Bison duo will face the No. 8 pairing of John McNally and Robert Cash out of Ohio State in the first round of the doubles draw on Wednesday at 6 p.m. CT.
After falling the championship match on Monday, the seniors were chosen as one of 10 at-large bids for a trip to the Oracle ITA National Fall Championships held Nov. 6-10 in Newport Beach, California.
Seniors Victor Chaw and Pablo Caffarena concluded a history-making week on the court Monday with a runner-up finish in the ITA Ohio Valley Regional.