February 7, 2014
Tennis Teams Roll over Johnson C Smith, 9-0 Each
CHARLOTTE, NC -- The Catawba College tennis teams swept the Johnson C. Smith Golden Bulls 9-0 on Friday afternoon at the Coleman/Cuthbertson Tennis Courts in non-conference action. The Catawba men improve to 5-4 on the season and the Lady Indians move to 5-5. Both Golden Bulls teams fall to 0-4 with each of their respective losses.
In men’s action, Catawba sacrificed just 6 games all day long. For doubles play the Indians won by scores of 8-1, 8-0, and 8-0. The men went on to roll in singles play with the closest set finishing at 6-1.
For the women in doubles play, Catawba swept despite some closer scores than the men. The closest match came at the #3 doubles where Catawba’s Andrea Bell and Rachel Rudisill came out with an 8-5 victory. In singles action, Catawba had two matches finish the first sets 7-5 but dominated from there on out.
Both Catawba teams will travel to Limestone on Monday to play at 2:00 pm against the Saints.