James Finnigan and his Florida Institute of Technology (FIT) Men’s Tennis teammates bounced back after a season-opening loss by putting together an impressive 7 - 2 team victory over Carson-Newman.
In the Doubles Aria Canadell Solana and Ricardo Corona defeated Carson-Newman’s Stefano Daza and Rodolfo Schwarz in the No. 1 doubles match 8 - 1. Majed Alshaikh and Finnigan won a tight match in the No. 2 doubles match, 8 - 6, against Joao Pedro Oliveira and Gabriel Dabdab. FIT's Wade Ball and Tjimon Louisy picked up the third Doubles win in the No. 3 spot 8 - 4.
In the Singles and following his team's first loss of the day, Finnigan got the team back on the right side of the win column defeating Dabdab in straight sets 7 - 5, 6 - 4.