Tennis (M)

Men's Tennis drops 5-4 decision to Mars Hill in SAC Tournament


   SALISBURY, NC -- Mars Hill defeated host Catawba 5-4 in an opening round match of the 2006 Food Lion South Atlantic Conference Men’s Tennis Tournament on Tuesday afternoon at Johnson Tennis Center.  The Lions improve to 9-9 and advance to a Friday semifinal to be held at Carson-Newman College in Jefferson City, TN.  Catawba falls to 18-6.
The Lions took a 2-1 lead after doubles with a key 9-8 win at #1 as Diego Rodriguez and John Allen defeated the Catawba team of Jose Velazquez and Drew Ramsey.  Mars Hill picked up singles wins by Rodriquez at #1 and Allen at #2, while the Indians claimed wins by Geoff Fouad at #4, Andrew Sufficool at #5 and Ramsey at #6 to even the match at 4-4.

The match was decided at the #3 position between Mars Hill’s Oscar Gomez and Catawba’s Jonathan Hack.  Hack battled back from a 5-3 deficit to win the second set in a tie-breaker, but Gomez took the third set tie-breaker for the deciding point.


MEN’S MATCH RESULTS
MARS HILL 5, CATAWBA 4
        
Singles
#1  Diego Rodriguez (MH) d. Jose Velazquez     6-3, 6-1
#2  John Allen (MH) d. Sean Soltan    6-4, 7-6
#3  Oscar Gomez (MH) d. Jonathan Hack     6-2, 6-7, 7-6
#4  Geoff Fouad (C) d. Marco Castaneda    6-0, 6-2
#5  Andrew Sufficool (C) d. Andrew Waldrop     6-4, 6-1
#6  Drew Ramsey (C) d. Drew Belton    6-3, 6-2

Doubles
#1 Rodriguez/Allen (MH) d. Velazquez/Ramsey    9-8
#2 Soltan/Fouad (C) d. Castaneda/Waldrop    8-1
#3 Gomez/Bobby Roddy (MH) d. Hack/Sufficool    8-5
RECORDS: Mars Hill 9-9; Catawba 18-6.

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Tennis (W) @ North Greenville, 2:00
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Volleyball @ Lenoir-Rhyne, 7:00

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September 1

Cross Country in CHICK-FIL-A INV. (Salisbury Community Park) M-1st;W-1st

Volleyball @ Florida Southern 1-3

Football @ West Georgia 3-34

Volleyball vs. Wilmington,DE 3-0

Soccer (M) @ Erskine 0-1

23
September 3

Soccer (W) @ USC Aiken 1-0

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September 5

Soccer (M) @ Mount Olive 1-2

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September 7

Volleyball vs. Barton 0-3

Soccer (W) vs. BARTON 1-0

Volleyball @ Augusta 0-3

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September 8

Tennis (W) @ Wingate Inv. (Day 1) 

Tennis (M) @ Wingate Inv. (Day 1) 

Volleyball vs. West Alabama 0-3

Football @ Winston-Salem State 34-7

Soccer (M) @ USC Aiken 3-0

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September 9

Tennis (M) @ Wingate Inv. (Day 2) 

Tennis (W) @ Wingate Inv. (Day 2) 

Soccer (W) vs. FRANCIS MARION 3-1

10
September 10

Golf (W) @ Anderson Inv. - Day 1 (Cobbs Glen CC) 

Golf (M) @ Coker Inv. - Day 1 (Camden CC) 

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September 11

Golf (W) @ Anderson Inv. - Day 2 (Cobbs Glen CC) 2nd of 9

Golf (M) @ Coker Inv. - Day 2 (Camden CC) 13th of 14

Volleyball vs. WINGATE 2-3

12
September 12

Soccer (W) vs. NEWBERRY 4-1

Soccer (M) vs. NEWBERRY 0-3

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September 15

Cross Country @ Winthrop Invitational, ccd. 9 a.m.

Soccer (W) @ Mars Hill, ppd. 1 p.m.

Swimming @ SAA Open Water, ccd. 4 p.m.

Football vs. UNC PEMBROKE, ccd. 7 p.m.

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September 18

Golf (M) @ Queens Inv. ccd. 

Volleyball @ Queens 3-2

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September 19

Soccer (W) @ Queens 1-0

Soccer (M) @ Queens 2-8

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September 21

Tennis (M) @ North Greenville 2 p.m.

Tennis (W) @ North Greenville 2 p.m.

Volleyball @ Lenoir-Rhyne 7 p.m.

22
September 22

Golf (W) @ Lady Brave Inv. - Day 1 (Old South GC)

Football @ Mars Hill 1 p.m.

Soccer (M) vs. LINCOLN MEMORIAL 1 p.m.

Volleyball vs. MARS HILL 2 p.m.

Soccer (W) vs. LINCOLN MEMORIAL 3:30 p.m.

23
September 23

Golf (W) @ Lady Brave Inv. - Day 2 (Old South GC)

24
September 24

Golf (M) @ King Inv. - Day 1 (CC of Bristol)

25
September 25

Golf (M) @ King Inv. - Day 2 (CC of Bristol)

Volleyball @ Lincoln Memorial 7 p.m.

26
September 26

Soccer (W) vs. UNC PEMBROKE 5 p.m.

Soccer (M) @ Mars HIll 7 p.m.

27
September 27

Tennis (W) @ SE ITA Championships (Day 1)

Tennis (M) @ SE ITA Championships (Day 1)

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September 28

Tennis (M) @ SE ITA Championships (Day 2)

Tennis (W) @ SE ITA Championships (Day 2)

Volleyball vs. CARSON-NEWMAN 7 p.m.

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September 29

Tennis (M) @ SE ITA Championships (Day 3)

Tennis (W) @ SE ITA Championships (Day 3)

Cross Country @ USC Upstate Invitational 9 a.m.

Football vs. CARSON-NEWMAN 1:30 p.m.

Soccer (W) @ Tusculum 5 p.m.

Soccer (M) @ Tusculum 7 p.m.

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September 30

Tennis (M) @ SE ITA Championships (Day 4)

Tennis (W) @ SE ITA Championships (Day 4)

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