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Men's Tennis Takes Down In-State Rival Butler, 5-2

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Release: March 21, 2013
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INDIANAPOLIS,Ind. - The Ball State men's tennis team earned a 5-2 victory over in-state rival Butler Thursday afternoon in Indianapolis.  With the win the Cardinals improve to 10-6 on the season.

Ball State swept all three doubles matches to take the early 1-0 edge over Butler. 

In singles action, Ray Leonard dropped his first set at the No. 1 spot but came back to win the next two 6-4, 6-1 to claim the victory over Pulok Bhattacharya.  Cliff Morrison defeated Tommy Marx in straight sets at the No. 2 position.  Patrick Elliott and Austin Smith also won their respective competitions.

The Ball State men's tennis team continues non-conference action at Illinois State Saturday.  First serve is at 2 p.m. EST.  The Cardinals will begin Mid-American Conference action at Toledo, March 30.

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