March 25, 2011
Men's Tennis Drops 5-4 Decision to Brevard
SALISBURY, NC -- The Brevard Tornados defeated host Catawba 5-4 in South Atlantic Conference men’s tennis action on Friday afternoon at the Johnson Tennis Center. With the win, Brevard improves to 9-5 overall and 3-0 in the SAC. The Catawba Indians fall to 13-7 and 3-4 in conference play.
The Indians dropped two of its three doubles matches to fall behind 2-1. The lone doubles win came at the third flight from Tom McCormack (Winchester, ENGLAND/ Symonds HS) and Uri Yarkoni (Kelowna, BC, CANADA/Okanagan HS). Brevard then claimed victory by winning the top three flights in singles play.
Catawba did rally to win spots four through six behind Pierce Hoover (Durham, NC/N. Durham HS), McCormick, and Matthew Nicholson (Chawara, ZIMBABWAE/Lomabundi HS). Scott McCormick, Sam MacNeil and Beau Wills were double winners in singles and doubles for the Tornados.
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