Tennis (M)

Tennis Adds Four Men and Signs One Additional for Women's Team


SALISBURY, NC -- Catawba College tennis coach, Jeff Childress, has announced the signing of four men’s players and an additional signee for the women’s teams for the upcoming season.  Joining the Catawba men will be Corey Eldridge, of Sewell, NJ, Alex Kalmbach, of Mason, OH, Tom Mitchell, of Nanaimo, B.C., Canada, and Uri Yarkoni, of Kelowna, B.C., Canada.  The women’s addition is Jennifer Denyes, of Bradenton, FL.  The women's tennis also signed players during the early signing period in November.

Eldridge is a four-year performer at Washington Township High School.  He played #1 singles and was captain as a senior.  He was named All-South Jersey Group IV and helped the Minutemen to the state semifinals. 

Kalmbach played three years at William Mason High School.  As a junior he was named all-league and posted a 16-2 record.  He helped the Comets to a 19-2 mark and a conference title.

Mitchell attended the Pendleton School where he was an honor roll student.

Yarkoni was captain and team MVP at Okanagan Mission High School.  He also played soccer and played on provincial champions in 2007.

Denyes played at St. Stephens Episcopal High School where she helped the Falcons to regional and district titles.  She was named most improved in tennis and was a two-time MVP in golf.

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«January 2018»
January 3

Basketball (W) @ Lenoir-Rhyne 76-70

Basketball (M) @ Lenoir-Rhyne 63-85

January 5

Swimming MEN vs. ASHLAND 84-117

Swimming WOMEN vs. ASHLAND 102-95

January 6

Swimming Women @ Limestone 103-142

Swimming Men @ Limestone 104-136

Basketball (W) @ Carson-Newman 60-88

Basketball (M) @ Carson-Newman 75-101

January 10

Basketball (W) vs. COKER 55-52

Basketball (M) vs. COKER 77-71

January 12

Swimming WOMEN vs. BARTON 141-90

Swimming MEN vs. BARTON 131-89

January 13

Basketball (W) vs. MARS HILL  80-56

Basketball (M) vs. MARS HILL 83-68

January 18

Basketball (W) vs. NEWBERRY 65-73

Basketball (M) vs. NEWBERRY 87-92

January 20

Track/Field @ Wake Forest Invitational (Day 1) 

Swimming Men @ Lenoir-Rhyne 86-173

Swimming Women @ Lenoir-Rhyne 151-107

Basketball (W) vs. LINCOLN MEMORIAL 65-47

Basketball (M) vs. LINCOLN MEMORIAL 61-90

January 21

Track/Field @ Wake Forest Invitational (Day 2) 

January 24

Basketball (W) vs. QUEENS 6 p.m.

Basketball (M) vs. QUEENS 8 p.m.

January 26

Track/Field @ Finn Pincus Invitational (Day 1)

January 27

Track/Field @ Finn Pincus Invitational (Day 2)

Basketball (W) @ Tusuclum 2 p.m.

Basketball (M) @ Tusculum 4 p.m.

January 31

Basketball (W) @ Wingate 6 p.m.

Basketball (M) @ Wingate 8 p.m.

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