Tennis (M)

Yarkoni Rallies in Three Sets to Give Men's Tennis 5-4 Win Over Lenoir-Rhyne

SALISBURY, NC -- Catawba pulled out a 5-4 win over visiting Lenoir-Rhyne in South Atlantic Conference men’s tennis action on Monday afternoon at the Johnson Tennis Center.  Uri Yarkoni (Kelowna, BC, CANADA/Okanaga HS) rallied from a set down to earn the deciding point at #6 singles.  The Catawba Indians improve to 10-8 overall and 1-4 in the SAC, while the Bears fall to 6-14 and 0-7.

Lenoir-Rhyne held a 2-1 after doubles, winning at the No. 1 and No. 3 spots.  The Bears would hold a 4-2 lead after the top three singles flights were completed, but Catawba won at the three lower flights to take the match.  John Finchardt and Hernando Saavedra won in both singles and double for Lenoir-Rhyne.  Finchardt won a three-set match at #1 singles.  Matt King (Concord,NSW,AUSTRALIA/Sydney Boys) and Tom McCormick (Winchester, ENGLAND/Symonds) won for Catawba in singles and doubles.


MEN’S MATCH RESULTS
CATAWBA 5, LENOIR-RHYNE 4
Singles
#1 John Fichardt (LR) d. Shahin Soltan 6-3, 4-6, 6-3
#2 Matt King (C) d. Barry Fichardt 6-4, 6-4
#3 Hernando Saavedra (LR) d. Tom Mitchell 6-1, 7-5
#4 Cyle Petersen (C) d. Graydon Dunn 6-2, 6-2
#5 Tom McCormack (C) d. Nate Summer 6-1, 6-2
#6 Uri Yarkoni (C) d. Brian Reid 3-6, 6-4, 6-1

Doubles
#1 J.Fichardt/B.Fichardt (LR) d. Soltan/Yarkoni  8-6
#2 King/McCormack (C) d. Dunn/Summer 8-1
#3 Saavedra/Reid (LR) d. Mitchell/Corey Eldridge 8-4
RECORDS: Catawba 10-8, 1-4 SAC; Lenoir-Rhyne

Box Score

Today's Events

Swimming vs. UNC WILMINGTON, 2:00
Volleyball vs. MARS HILL, 6:00VideoStats

Calendar

«October 2017»
1
October 1

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

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

2
October 2

Golf (W) @ Myrtle Beach Inv - Day 1 (Ocean Ridge Plantation)

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

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

3
October 3

Golf (W) @ Myrtle Beach Inv - Day 2 (Ocean Ridge Plantation) 14th of 17

Volleyball @ Coker 1-3

4
October 4

Soccer (W) vs. QUEENS 0-1

Soccer (M) vs. QUEENS 1-1

5
October 5

Tennis (M) vs. MOUNT OLIVE 1-8

Tennis (W) vs. MOUNT OLIVE 7-2

6
October 6

Swimming @ Converse Women's Invite (Day 1) 

7
October 7

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

89
October 9

Golf (W) in PATSY RENDLEMAN INV - Day 1 (CC of Salisbury)

Golf (M) @ NCAA II Preview - Day 1 (Rock Barn GC)

10
October 10

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

11
October 11

Soccer (W) vs. MOUNT OLIVE 3-1

Soccer (M) vs. LENOIR-RHYNE 3-4

121314
October 14

Football vs. WINGATE 24-27

Volleyball @ Anderson 0-3

Soccer (M) @ Anderson 1-2

Soccer (W) @ Anderson 1-2

1516
October 16

Golf (W) @ Lee Ann Noble Memorial - Day 1 (Achasta GC)

Golf (M) @ Donald Ross Intercollegiate - Day 1 (Mimosa Hills CC)

17
October 17

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

18
October 18

Soccer (W) @ Wingate 0-1

Soccer (M) @ Wingate 0-0

19
October 19

Tennis (W) @ Lenoir-Rhyne 2-7

20
October 20

Swimming vs. UNC WILMINGTON 2 p.m.

Volleyball vs. MARS HILL 6 p.m.

21
October 21

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.

222324
October 24

Soccer (W) vs. LENOIR-RHYNE 7 p.m.

Volleyball vs. LENOIR-RHYNE 7 p.m.

25
October 25

Soccer (M) vs. USC AIKEN 7 p.m.

2627
October 27

Swimming Men @ Gardner-Webb 5 p.m.

Volleyball vs. LINCOLN MEMORIAL 7 p.m.

28
October 28

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.

293031
October 31

Soccer (W) in SAC Tournament (1st Round)

Soccer (M) @ SAC Tournament (1st Round)

Mouse over the red calendar dates to display events on those days. Click to open the full-size calendar.


TEAM PHOTO

Soccer (M) Team Photo

SPONSORS