March 25, 2012
Tusculum Takes Two from Tennis
GREENEVILLE, TN -- The Tusculum men edged Catawba 5-4 and the Pioneer women shutout the Lady Indians 9-0 Sunday afternoon at the Nichols Tennis Complex. The men dropped to 14-6 overall and 3-3 in the South Atlantic Conference as the women fell to 8-11, 1-5.
Alex MacDonald (Lowen Hutt, NEW ZEALAND/Hutt International HS) and Matthew Nicholson (Chawara, ZIMBABWE/Lomabundi HS) lost a heartbreaker at #2 doubles to Paul Wiederspahn and Steven Lin. The duo had a match point but couldn’t hold on losing 9-8.
Thomas Mitchell (Nanaimo, BC, CANADA/Pendleton School) and Uri Yarkoni (Kelowna, BC, CANADA/Okanagan HS) won their #1 doubles match 9-8 against Lukas Winkelmann and Luis Zamora.
Mitchell, Nicholson and Jess Goodall (Johannesburg, SOUTH AFRICA/Northcliff HS) all picked up singles victories for Catawba.
For the women Olivia Myers (Lexington, NC/W. Davidson HS) fought a tough match at #5 singles but fell 6-2, 6-2 to Kate Hutchinson.
Maggie McKee (Mt Airy, NC/Mt. Airy HS) and Sloan Kessler (Onalaska, WI/La Crosse Aquinas HS) battled at #1 doubles but lost 8-4 to Holly Verner and Katelyn Doss.
The tennis teams will host Newberry on Tuesday, March 27 at 2 p.m.
1. Lukas Winkelmann (TCM) def. Alex Macdonald (CATAWBA) 7-5, 6-2
2. Thomas Mitchell (CATAWBA) def. Tony Bujana (TCM) 6-0, 6-1
3. Jess Goodall (CATAWBA) def. Luis Zamora (TCM) 6-2, 6-3
4. Matthew Nicholson (CATAWBA) def. Paul Wiederspahn (TCM) 3-6, 6-4, 1-0
5. Steven Lin (TCM) def. Uri Yarkoni (CATAWBA) 6-1, 6-0
6. Stefan Vergeer (TCM) def. Corey Eldridge (CATAWBA) 6-0, retired
1. Thomas Mitchell/Uri Yarkoni (CATAWBA) def. Lukas Winkelmann/Luis Zamora (TCM) 9-8
2. Paul Wiederspahn/Steven Lin (TCM) def. Alex Macdonald/Matthew Nicholson (CATAWBA) 9-8
3. Drew Kiser/John Taylor (TCM) def. Jess Goodall/Corey Eldridge (CATAWBA) 8-6
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Swimming MEN vs. ASHLAND 84-117
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Swimming Women @ Limestone 103-142
Swimming Men @ Limestone 104-136
Basketball (W) @ Carson-Newman 60-88
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Basketball (W) vs. COKER 55-52
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Swimming WOMEN vs. BARTON 141-90
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Basketball (W) vs. MARS HILL 80-56
Basketball (M) vs. MARS HILL 83-68
Basketball (W) vs. NEWBERRY 65-73
Basketball (M) vs. NEWBERRY 87-92
Track/Field @ Wake Forest Invitational (Day 1)
Swimming Men @ Lenoir-Rhyne 86-173
Swimming Women @ Lenoir-Rhyne 151-107
Basketball (W) vs. LINCOLN MEMORIAL 65-47
Basketball (M) vs. LINCOLN MEMORIAL 61-90
Track/Field @ Wake Forest Invitational (Day 2)
Basketball (W) vs. QUEENS 6 p.m.
Basketball (M) vs. QUEENS 8 p.m.
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Basketball (W) @ Tusuclum 2 p.m.
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