February 8, 2011
Men's Tennis Opens Spring Slate With 5-4 Win
SALISBURY, NC -- Catawba opened the spring portion of its schedule with a 5-4 win over visiting North Greenville in men's tennis action on Tuesday afternoon at the Johnson Tennis Center. The Catawba Indians are now 6-2 on the year, while the Crusaders fall to 2-2.
Catawba picked up two points in tight doubles competition and took the lead with a win in a tiebreaker by Thomas Mitchell and Pierce Hoover at the #1 flight. The Indians were able to split the six singles matches to record the victory.
Catawba 5, North Greenville 4
1. Timur Kamilov (NG) d. Jess Goodall 6-3, 6-0
2. Alex Macdonald (C) d. Luis Campos 7-6, 6-2
3. Thomas Mitchell (C) d. Viera 6-4, 6-4
4. Sedov Innokentiy (NG) d. Pierce Hoover 6-3, 6-4
5. Souiza (NG) d. Tom McCormack 6-3, 6-2
6. Matthew Nicholson (C) d. Hugo Ciarrocchi 6-0, 6-3
1. Mitchell/Hoover (C) d. Kamilov/Campos 9-8
2. Viera/Innokentiy (NG) d. McCormack/Uri Yarkoni 8-6
3. Macdonald/Nicholson (C) def. Souiza/Tomas Clark 8-5
|No events scheduled until August 24|