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The Daily Nole — April 22, 2021: FSU Men’s Tennis Blanks Boston College to Start ACC Tournament

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Lead Story

Florida State men’s tennis’ season will go on for at least another day.

In the ACC Tournament on Wednesday, the 12th-seeded Seminoles had no problem with No. 13 seed Boston College. FSU cruised to a 4-0 victory in Rome, Ga.

After taking the doubles point, FSU’s Andreja Petrovic, Loris Pourroy and Marcus Walters won singles duals in straight sets. Walters clinched the match for FSU with a 6-4, 6-2 victory over Boston College’s Will Coad.

With the win, FSU improved to 9-15. The Seminoles will move on to face No. 5 seed Notre Dame at 3:30 p.m. ET on Thursday.

Between the Lines

FSU’s tennis victory was the lone scheduled athletic event for Wednesday.

On the Agenda

FSU men’s tennis’ ACC Tournament match with Notre Dame is the lone scheduled athletic event for Thursday.

News and Notes

Four FSU track and field athletes received ACC weekly honors. Jo’Vaughn Martin and Adriaan Wildschutt earned ACC Men’s Co-Track Performer of the Week. Maudie Skyring was named ACC Women’s Co-Track Performer of the week and Ruta Lasmane as ACC Women’s Field Performer of the Week.

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Mike Ferguson is the editor of The Daily Nole. Follow Mike on Twitter @MikeWFerguson

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