August 3, 2005
Tennis adds three recruits for 2005-06
SALISBURY, NC -- Catawba College tennis coach, Jeff Childress, has announced three newcomers for the 2005-06 season. Joining the men’s program are Jonathon Hack of Overland Park, KS, and Shahin Soltan of Vetlanda, Sweden. The newcomer to the women’s program is Nikiah Knox, of Stratham, NH.
Hack was the East Kansas League Doubles Champion and Kansas 6A state runner-up. He earned all-metro and all-county honors. He helped Blue Valley Northwest High School to the 6A State Championship.
Sotlan ranked 24th in U-18’s and was eighth in U-16’s. He won the Smaland District Tournament and also won a pair of junior events in the USA during the summer of 2004. He played #1 for five seasons for the TK 77 club team.
Knox was 16-0 at #5 singles as a freshman and played the #1 position over the past three years at Exeter High School. She advanced to the state quarterfinals and captained a junior team that competed internationally against the Fiji Islands and Australia.
|No events scheduled until August 24|