March 21, 2011
Men's Tennis Records 7-2 Victory Over Lenoir-Rhyne
HICKORY, NC -- The Catawba Indians defeated host Lenoir-Rhyne 7-2 in South Atlantic Conference men’s tennis action on Monday afternoon at Hickory High School. With the win, the Indians improve to 13-6 overall and 3-3 in the SAC. Lenoir-Rhyne falls to 1-8 and 0-6 in conference play.
Catawba jumped out to a 2-1 lead over the Bears after doubles play. Alex Macdonald (Lowen Hutt, NEW ZEALAND/ Hutt International HS) and Matthew Nicholson (Chawara, ZIMBABWE/Lomabundi HS) won the second flight, while Tom McCormack (Winchester, ENGLAND/ Symonds HS) and Uri Yarkoni (Kelowna, BC, CANADA/Okanagan HS) claimed victory at #3.
Tommy Brennan (Miami, FL) picked up the lone point in singles action for the Bears with a win at the number one seed. Catawba tallied the remaining singles wins to cap off the 7-2 victory.
|No events scheduled until August 24|