April 7, 2013
Women's Tennis Takes 5-4 Win at Mars Hill, Men Fall 5-4
MARS HILL, NC -- The Catawba women's tennis team pulled out a tight 5-4 win at Mars Hill, while the men fell in a 5-4 match against the host Lions in South Atlantic Conference action on Sunday afternoon at the Hart Tennis Center. The Catawba Indian women improve to 15-8 overall and 5-4 in the SAC, while Mars Hill is 1-10 and 1-5. Catawba's men fell to 12-11 overall and 3-6 in the SAC, while the Lions are now 3-8 and 2-4.
The women's match came down to #4 singles with the match tied at 4-4. Olivia Myers (Lexington, NC/W. Davidson HS) won in straight sets without dropping a game to secure the winning point for the Lady Indians. The men's match was decided at #6 singles. Mars Hill's Zach High rallied from a set down, winning a second-set tiebreaker then the third set tiebreaker to get the win for the Lions. Jack Mordey (Leighton Buzzard, ENLAND/Tring School) and Mitchell McDonald (Wellington, NEW ZEALAND/Paraparamumu) won in both singles and double for Catawba.
Catawba has completed the regular season and will prepare for the conference tournament which begins on April 18 in Rock Hill, SC.
Basketball (W) @ Lenoir-Rhyne 76-70
Basketball (M) @ Lenoir-Rhyne 63-85
Swimming MEN vs. ASHLAND 84-117
Swimming WOMEN vs. ASHLAND 102-95
Swimming Women @ Limestone 103-142
Swimming Men @ Limestone 104-136
Basketball (W) @ Carson-Newman 60-88
Basketball (M) @ Carson-Newman 75-101
Basketball (W) vs. COKER 55-52
Basketball (M) vs. COKER 77-71
Swimming WOMEN vs. BARTON 141-90
Swimming MEN vs. BARTON 131-89
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
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.
Track/Field @ Wake Forest Invitational (Day 2)
Basketball (W) vs. QUEENS 6 p.m.
Basketball (M) vs. QUEENS 8 p.m.
Track/Field @ Finn Pincus Invitational (Day 1)
Track/Field @ Finn Pincus Invitational (Day 2)
Basketball (W) @ Tusuclum 2 p.m.
Basketball (M) @ Tusculum 4 p.m.
Basketball (W) @ Wingate 6 p.m.
Basketball (M) @ Wingate 8 p.m.
Mouse over the red calendar dates to display events on those days. Click to open the full-size calendar.