ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – For the second consecutive tournament the New Mexico State University men’s tennis team brought home a singles title and a doubles title, this time at the Balloon Fiesta Invitational, which came to an end on Sunday, Oct. 6.
Sophomore Liam Goldberg, playing in singles competition, and doubles partners Thomas Douglas and Naveen Manivannan won their respective singles and doubles flights for the Aggies.
Both Goldberg, a native of Australia, and the sophomore duo of Douglas/Manivannan remain unbeaten through two tournaments for NM State after each also won a title at the Aggies’ home tournament, the Aggie Invitational.
Goldberg won all four of his matches in Flight A at the Balloon Fiesta. Not to be outdone, Douglas/Manivannan also won their four matches in the doubles Flight A. Both Goldberg and the Douglas/Manivannan tandem now move to 8-0 on the season in matches played.
The men’s tennis team now prepares to head to Las Vegas, Nev., for the Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) Mountain Regional which will held from Wednesday, Oct. 16, through Sunday, Oct. 20.