Doubles team falls at SEC Indoor Championship
BY ANDRES FOCIL
ATHENS, GA. – Arkansas’ doubles team of Rohan Gajjar and Matt Simpson lost Saturday at the SEC Indoor Championship against Alabama’s Chris Gostek and Stephen Mitchell, No. 13 in the Intercollegiate Tennis Association rankings.
Gajjar and Simpson battled throughout the match with the highly ranked doubles team of Gostek and Mitchell, but fell one break short in its loss, 8-6.
“Our guys played better tennis today,” head coach Robert Cox said. “They looked less rusty, and the two of them played well together. I am pleased with how Matt is able to play doubles. They lost by one break to a good team.”
Arkansas begins its dual match season on Wednesday, Jan. 21 when it host Stirling University in an exhibition match at the Dills Indoor Tennis Center at 3 p.m.
Gostek/Mitchell(AU) def. Gajjar/Simpson(AR), 8-6
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