Tennis (M)

Tennis Teams Fall to Newberry

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SALISBURY, NC -- Newberry College defeated the Catawba women 7-2 and the men 6-3 at The Johnson Tennis Center on Tuesday afternoon. The men drop to 14-7 overall and 3-4 in the South Atlantic Conference, while the Lady Indians fall to 8-12 and 1-6.

In women’s action, the Wolves were able to grab two of the three doubles matches to gain early momentum.  Catawba was able to win at #2 with a 9-7 victory by sophomores Ally Prior (Raleigh, NC/Wakefield) and Olivia Myers (Lexington, NC/W. Davidson) over Newberry’s Romina Adum and Emily Helsel.
 
Newberry took five of the six singles contests. Olivia Myers won at the #5 position for Catawba with a 6-1, 6-3 defeat over Marina Ziehe.

In doubles play for the men, Alex MacDonald (Lowen Hutt, NEW ZEALAND/Hutt International HS) and Matthew Nicholson (Chawara, ZIMBABWE/Lomabundi HS) at #2 were the only winners as they defeated Mohammed Chakir/David Sons 8-3.

Jess Goodall (Johannesburg, SOUTH AFRICA/Northcliff HS) won 6-4, 6-0 over Chakir at #3 singles and Nicholson at #4 was victorious against Cal Loveridge in a three-setter 1-6, 6-3, 6-2.

Catawba travels to Wingate on Wednesday for a SAC match with the Bulldogs.  First serve is scheduled for 2:30 p.m.
 
Singles 
1. Michael Saunders (NEWM) def. Alex Macdonald (CATAWBA) 6-4, 6-3
2. Vinicius Botelho (NEWM) def. Thomas Mitchell (CATAWBA) 6-4, 6-2
3. Jess Goodall (CATAWBA) def. Mohammed Chakir (NEWM) 6-4, 6-0
4. Matthew Nicholson (CATAWBA) def. Cal Loveridge (NEWM) 1-6, 6-3, 6-2
5. Carlos Nicolopulos (NEWM) def. Uri Yarkoni (CATAWBA) 6-1, 3-6, 6-4
6. David Sons (NEWM) def. Kevin Budrawich (CATAWBA) 6-3, 4-6, 10-5

Doubles
1. Vinicius Botelho/Michael Saunders (NEWM) def. Thomas Mitchell/Uri Yarkoni (CATAWBA) 8-2
2. Alex Macdonald/Matthew Nicholson (CATAWBA) def. Mohammed Chakir/David Sons (NEWM) 8-3
3. Cal Loveridge/Carlos Nicolopulos (NEWM) def. Jess Goodall/Kevin Budrawich (CATAWBA) 8-5

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Today's Events

Track/Field @ Wake Forest Invitational (Day 1),
Swimming @ Lenoir-Rhyne,
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January 3

Basketball (W) @ Lenoir-Rhyne 76-70

Basketball (M) @ Lenoir-Rhyne 63-85

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January 5

Swimming MEN vs. ASHLAND 84-117

Swimming WOMEN vs. ASHLAND 102-95

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January 6

Swimming Women @ Limestone 103-142

Swimming Men @ Limestone 104-136

Basketball (W) @ Carson-Newman 60-88

Basketball (M) @ Carson-Newman 75-101

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January 10

Basketball (W) vs. COKER 55-52

Basketball (M) vs. COKER 77-71

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January 12

Swimming WOMEN vs. BARTON 141-90

Swimming MEN vs. BARTON 131-89

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January 13

Basketball (W) vs. MARS HILL  80-56

Basketball (M) vs. MARS HILL 83-68

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January 18

Basketball (W) vs. NEWBERRY 65-73

Basketball (M) vs. NEWBERRY 87-92

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January 20

Swimming @ Lenoir-Rhyne 

Track/Field @ Wake Forest Invitational (Day 1) 

Basketball (W) vs. LINCOLN MEMORIAL 2 p.m.

Basketball (M) vs. LINCOLN MEMORIAL 4 p.m.

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January 21

Track/Field @ Wake Forest Invitational (Day 2)

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January 24

Basketball (W) vs. QUEENS 6 p.m.

Basketball (M) vs. QUEENS 8 p.m.

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January 26

Track/Field @ Finn Pincus Invitational (Day 1)

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January 27

Track/Field @ Finn Pincus Invitational (Day 2)

Basketball (W) @ Tusuclum 2 p.m.

Basketball (M) @ Tusculum 4 p.m.

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January 31

Basketball (W) @ Wingate 6 p.m.

Basketball (M) @ Wingate 8 p.m.

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