September 27, 2011
Men's Tennis Opens Season With Win Over Pfeiffer
SALISBURY, NC -- Catawba claimed a 7-2 win over visiting Pfeiffer as it opened its men's tennis season on Tuesday afternoon at the Johnson Tennis Center. The Catawba Indians swept the doubles to take a 3-0 lead then added four singles wins to post the victory.
Alex Macdonald (Lowen Hutt, NEW ZEALAND/Hutt International), Pierce Hoover (Durham, NC/N. Durham HS), Matthew Nicholson (Chawara, ZIMBABWE/Lomabundi) and Uri Yarkoni (Kelowna, BC, CANADA/Okanagan) each won in singles and doubles for the Indians. Corey Eldridge (Sewell, NJ/Washington Township HS) was a winner at #3 doubles for the Tribe.
MEN’S MATCH RESULTS
CATAWBA 7, PFEIFFER 2
#1 Alex Macdonald (C) d. Ben Hunter 6-3, 0-6, 10-8 ST
#2 Sebastian Wernecke (P) d. Thomas Mitchell 6-3, 6-7, 10-6 ST
#3 Luis Villalta (P) d. Jess Goodall 6-4, 6-4
#4 Pierce Hoover (C) d. Ethon Lyon 6-0, 6-2
#5 Matthew Nicholson (C) d. Stephen Miller 6-1, 6-3
#6 Uri Yarkoni (C) d. Bret Willaims 6-2, 6-4
#1 Mitchell/Hoover (C) d. Hunter/Wernecke 9-7
#2 Macdonald/Nicholson (C) d. Villalta/Mark Henry 8-6
#3 Yarkoni/Corey Eldridge (C) d. Lyon/Miller 8-2
RECORDS: Catawba 1-0
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