Tennis (M)

Men's Tennis Drops Pair Of 5-4 Matches

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NEWBERRY, SC -- The Catawba men dropped a tight 5-4 match to host Newberry in South Atlantic Conference tennis action on Thursday afternoon at Cannon Courts.  It marked the second straight 5-4 loss for the Catawba Indians, who lost at Bluefield State by the same count on Wednesday.  The Indians now stand at 10-5 overall and 0-2 in the SAC.  Newberry improves to 2-8 and 1-1.

Against Newberry, the Indians picked up two wins in double to take a 2-1 lead.  The Wolves battled back in singles and got three-set wins at both the #2 and #3 positions to win the match.  Pierce Hoover (Durham, NC/N. Durham HS) and Matthew Nicholson (Chawara, ZIMBABWE/Lomabundi) had wins for Catawba in both singles and doubles.

The Indians lost two of three tight doubles matches at Bluefield State, including #3 in a tie-breaker.  Hoover again won in singles and doubles action.


MATCH RESULTS
Newberry 5, Catawba 4
SINGLES
1. Michael Saunders (N) d. Jess Goodall 6-1, 6-1
2. Vinicius Botelho (N) d. Thomas Mitchell 6-1, 1-6, 6-3
3. Mohammed Chakir (N) d. Alex Macdonald 3-6, 6-1, 6-2
4. Pierce Hoover (C) d. Michael Woolard 6-3, 6-1
5. David Sons (N) d. Tom McCormack 6-2, 6-2
6. Matthew Nicholson (C) d. Joel Hicks 6-3, 6-0

DOUBLES
1. Mitchell/Hoover (C) d. Botelho/Sons 8-4
2. Saunders/Chakir (N) d. McCormack/Uri Yarkoni 8-4
3. Macdonald/Nicholson (C) d. Jeffery Kiser/James Bethea 8-0
RECORDS: Newberry 2-8, 1-1 SAC; Catawba 10-5, 0-2 SAC

Bluefield State 5, Catawba 4
SINGLES
1. Shikhar Kapur (B) d. Jess Goodall 6-1, 6-3
2. Marcin Majchrzak (B) d. Alex Macdonald 6-4, 6-3
3. Pierce Hoover (C) d. Jesus Sanchez 6-4, 6-2
4. Tom McCormack (C) d. Vlad Latlan 6-3, 6-7, 10-4
5. Matthew Nicholson (C) d. Dusan Zivkovic 7-5, 6-3
6. Srecram Gantam (B) d. Kevin Budrawich 6-4, 7-6

DOUBLES
1. Hoover/Thomas Mitchell (C) d. Kapur/Zivkovic 9-7
2. Majchrzak/Sanchez (B) d. McCormack/Uri Yarkoni 9-7
3. Latlan/Gantam (B) d. Macdonald/Nicholson 9-8

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April 3

Golf (M) @ Tennessee River Rumble - Day 1 (Tennessee National GC)

Tennis (W) @ JC Smith 9-0

Softball @ Newberry 5-2

Tennis (M) @ JC Smith 8-1

Softball @ Newberry 3-5

Lacrosse (M) vs. MARS HILL 11-9

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April 4

Golf (M) @ Tennessee Rumble - Day 2 (Tennessee National GC) 10th of 16

Tennis (W) vs. LENOIR-RHYNE 3-6

Tennis (M) vs. LENOIR-RHYNE 4-5

Baseball vs. North Greenville (Flour Field) 5-6

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April 6

Tennis (W) vs. MARS HILL 9-0

Tennis (M) vs. MARS HILL 8-1

Baseball vs. NEWBERRY 18-12

Lacrosse (M) vs. LIMESTONE 11-12

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April 8

Golf (M) @ SAC Championships - Day 1 (Cobbs Glen GC)

Softball @ Anderson 1-2

Softball @ Anderson 0-4

Baseball vs. NEWBERRY 8-6

Baseball vs. NEWBERRY 8-6

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April 9

Golf (M) @ SAC Championships - Day 2 (Cobbs Glen GC)

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April 10

Golf (M) @ SAC Championships - Day 3 (Cobbs Glen GC) 10th of 11

Baseball vs. MOUNT OLIVE 13-9

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April 11

Softball vs WINGATE 3-4

Tennis (M) @ Coker 1-8

Tennis (W) @ Coker 4-5

Lacrosse (W) vs. LENOIR-RHYNE 9-14

Softball vs WINGATE 2-4

Lacrosse (M) vs. LENOIR-RHYNE 11-20

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April 12

Tennis (W) vs. SHAW 7-2

Tennis (M) vs. SHAW 5-4

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April 13

Baseball vs. LINCOLN MEMORIAL 3-6

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April 14

Track/Field @ Phoenix Invitational

Football Spring Blue/White Game

Lacrosse (M) @ Queens 10-18

Baseball vs. LINCOLN MEMORIAL 8-9

Lacrosse (W) @ Queens 10-16

Baseball vs. LINCOLN MEMORIAL 13-12

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April 15

Golf (W) @ SAC Championships - Day 1 (Woodcreek CC)

Softball vs LANDER, ccd. 2 p.m.

Softball vs LANDER, ccd. 4 p.m.

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April 16

Golf (W) @ SAC Championships - Day 2 (Woodcreek CC)

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April 17

Golf (W) @ SAC Championships - Day 3 (Woodcreek CC) 9th of 11

Softball @ Coker 2-3

Softball @ Coker 1-4

Baseball vs. BARTON 16-10

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April 19

Track/Field @ SAC Outdoor Championships (Day 1)

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April 20

Track/Field @ SAC Outdoor Championships (Day 2) M-9th; W-10th

Baseball @ Wingate 2-8

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April 21

Softball vs CARSON-NEWMAN 0-5

Softball vs CARSON-NEWMAN 3-2

Baseball @ Wingate 9-5

Lacrosse (W) vs. TUSCULUM 13-11

Baseball @ Wingate 7-3

Lacrosse (M) vs. TUSCULUM 14-10

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April 24

Lacrosse (M) @ Queens (SAC Tourn. - 1st Round)

Lacrosse (W) vs. LINCOLM MEMORIAL (SAC Tourn. - 1st Round) 4 p.m.

Baseball vs. UNC PEMBROKE 5 p.m.

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April 27

Lacrosse (M) @ SAC Tournament (Semifinals)

Lacrosse (W) @ SAC Tournament (Semifinals)

Baseball TBA @ SAC Tournament noon

Softball vs. Coker (SAC Tournament) 3 p.m.

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April 28

Softball @ SAC Tournament

Baseball @ SAC Tournament

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April 29

Baseball @ SAC Tournament

Lacrosse (M) @ SAC Tournament (Championship)

Lacrosse (W) @ SAC Tournament (Championship)

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April 30

Baseball @ SAC Tournament

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