February 7, 2015
Men Sweep JC Smith to Open Spring Play
SALISBURY, N.C.-- The Catawba College tennis teams each claimed wins over Johnson C. Smith University Saturday afternoon in non-conference action at the Johnson Tennis Center. The Lady Indians claimed and 8-1 victory while the men swept 9-0. With the win both Catawba teams improve to 4-1 on the season.
Catawbas only sacrificed point came in women's singles action when freshman Kristin Rocko was forced to retire due to injury.
Liz Renteria and Michael Patch each swept their singles counterparts with 6-0, 6-0 wins.
The duo of Lucas Miller and Mitchell McDonald and the pair of Patch and Iago Montero Nunez each claimed 8-0 wins in doubles.
Catawba hopes to build upon a strong spring start as they travel to Pfeiffer next week. The women's will take on the Lady Falcons on Tuesday while the men will play on Thursday. Both matches are scheduled for 4:00 p.m.
Tennis Match Results
JC Smith vs Catawba
Feb 07, 2015 at Salisbury, NC
Catawba 8, J.C. Smith 1
1. Liz Renteria (C) d. Victoria Ogundipe 6-0, 6-0
2. Rankin Anderson (J) d. Kristen Rocko, by default
3. Sloan Kessler (C) d. Khadijha Battle 6-3, 6-4
4. Lauren Sledd (C) d. Nichelle Heard 6-1, 6-0
5. Rachel Rudisill (C) d. Jasmine Riddick 6-0, 6-2
6. Sarah Glasco (C) d. Michaela Colvin 7-5, 6-2
1. Renteria/Rocko (C) d. Anderson/Heard 8-1
2. Kessler/Sledd (C) d. Ogundipe/Battle 8-1
3. Rudisill/Andrea Bell (C) d. Colvin/Kaylin Roman 8-2
Catawba 9, JC Smith 0
1. Pierce Hoover (C) d. Darrell Sawyer 6-0, 6-1
2. Jack Mordey (C) d. Sharif Axam 6-1, 6-1
3. Lucas Miller (C) d. Tarick Miller 6-0, 6-1
4. Michael Patch (C) d. Bradley Girgorio 6-0, 6-0
5. Mitchell McDonald (C) d. Tuan Nguyen 6-1, 6-2
6. Iago Montero Nunez (C) d. Hazel Vazquez-Xaca 6-0, 6-1
1. Hoover/Mordey (C) d. Sawyer/Axam 8-1
2. Miller/McDonald (C) d. Miller/Girgorio 8-0
3. Patch/Nunez (C) d. Nguyen/Vazquez-Xaca 8-0
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