April 19, 2006
Velazquez and Soltan earn All-SAC honors in Men's Tennis
ROCK HILL, SC -- Catawba College’s Jose Velazquez (Santo Domingo, DOMINICAN REPUBLIC) and Sean Soltan (Vetlanda, SWEDEN) were named to the 2006 South Atlantic Conference all-conference teams. Velazquez was named to the first team, while Soltan earned second team honors.
Velazquez, a junior, posted a 17-6 mark during the regular season at #1 singles. He was 4-2 against league opponents. He also played #1 doubles where he compiled a 14-9 record and was 3-3 in SAC matches.
Soltan, a freshman, played #2 for the Indians and had a 14-8 record in singles. He saw action at #2 doubles and posted an 18-5 mark, including a 5-1 record against the league.
2006 SOUTH ATLANTIC CONFERENCE MEN’S TENNIS
ALL-CONFERENCE TEAMS AND AWARD WINNERS
Ricardo Gutierrez, Carson-Newman
Jose Velazquez, CATAWBA
Diego Rodriguez, Mars Hill
Hector Rincon, Presbyterian
K%@!#$&ij Dwivedi, Presbyterian
Nick Osborne, Presbyterian
Sergio Espinosa, Tusculum
Carlos Garcia, Tusculum
Rafael Soares, Carson-Newman
Preston Sneed, Carson-Newman
Sean Soltan, CATAWBA
John Allen, Mars Hill
Daryl Van Vuuren, Newberry
Aaron Chapman, Presbyterian
Antonio Oliver, Tusculum
Brandon Thornton, Wingate
PLAYER OF THE YEAR – Hector Rincon, Presbyterian
FRESHMAN OF THE YEAR – Daryl Van Vuuren, Newberry
COACH OF THE YEAR – Patric Hynes, Presbyterian
SAC SCHOLAR ATHLETE – Hector Rincon, Presbyterian
|Tennis (W) @ Lenoir-Rhyne, 2:00|
Tennis (W) @ SE ITA Championships (Day 3)
Tennis (M) @ SE ITA Championships (Day 3)
Golf (W) @ Myrtle Beach Inv - Day 1 (Ocean Ridge Plantation)
Tennis (W) @ SE ITA Championships (Day 4)
Tennis (M) @ SE ITA Championships (Day 4)
Golf (W) @ Myrtle Beach Inv - Day 2 (Ocean Ridge Plantation) 14th of 17
Volleyball @ Coker 1-3
Soccer (W) vs. QUEENS 0-1
Soccer (M) vs. QUEENS 1-1
Tennis (M) vs. MOUNT OLIVE 1-8
Tennis (W) vs. MOUNT OLIVE 7-2
Swimming @ Converse Women's Invite (Day 1)
Swimming @ Converse Women's Invite (Day 2) 1st of 7
Cross Country @ Hagan Stone Classic W-1st;M-3rd
Football vs. NORTH GREENVILLE 26-20
Volleyball vs. NEWBERRY 2-3
Soccer (W) vs. CARSON-NEWMAN 0-3
Soccer (M) vs. CARSON-NEWMAN 0-3
Golf (W) in PATSY RENDLEMAN INV - Day 1 (CC of Salisbury)
Golf (M) @ NCAA II Preview - Day 1 (Rock Barn GC)
Golf (M) @ NCAA II Preview - Day 2 (Rock Barn GC) 9th of 17
Golf (W) in PATSY RENDLEMAN INV - Day 2 (CC of Salisbury) 10th of 17
Soccer (W) vs. MOUNT OLIVE 3-1
Soccer (M) vs. LENOIR-RHYNE 3-4
Football vs. WINGATE 24-27
Volleyball @ Anderson 0-3
Soccer (M) @ Anderson 1-2
Soccer (W) @ Anderson 1-2
Golf (W) @ Lee Ann Noble Memorial - Day 1 (Achasta GC)
Golf (M) @ Donald Ross Intercollegiate - Day 1 (Mimosa Hills CC)
Golf (M) @ Donald Ross Intercollegiate - Day 2 (Mimosa Hills CC) 11th of 13
Golf (W) @ Lee Ann Noble Memorial - Day 2 (Achasta GC) 12th of 16
Tennis (M) vs. Newberry 1-8
Tennis (W) vs. Newberry 4-5
Soccer (W) @ Wingate 0-1
Soccer (M) @ Wingate 0-0
Tennis (W) @ Lenoir-Rhyne 2 p.m.
Swimming vs. UNC WILMINGTON 2 p.m.
Volleyball vs. MARS HILL 6 p.m.
Swimming @ Wingate
Cross Country @ SAC Championships
Volleyball @ Tusculum 12:30 p.m.
Football @ Tusculum 2:30 p.m.
Soccer (M) vs. TUSCULUM 5 p.m.
Soccer (W) vs. TUSCULUM 7:30 p.m.
Soccer (W) vs. LENOIR-RHYNE 7 p.m.
Volleyball vs. LENOIR-RHYNE 7 p.m.
Soccer (M) vs. USC AIKEN 7 p.m.
Swimming Men @ Gardner-Webb 5 p.m.
Volleyball vs. LINCOLN MEMORIAL 7 p.m.
Soccer (W) @ Lincoln Memorial 1 p.m.
Football @ Limestone 1 p.m.
Volleyball vs. CARSON-NEWMAN 2 p.m.
Soccer (M) @ Lincoln Memorial 3:30 p.m.
Soccer (W) in SAC Tournament (1st Round)
Soccer (M) @ SAC Tournament (1st Round)
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