March 11, 2015
Indians Claim 7-2 Win Over West Chester
TAMPA, FLA. -- The Catawba College men’s tennis team claimed a 7-2 victory over West Chester University in the fourth match of a spring break trip on the campus of the University of South Florida. With the win the Catawba Indians improve to 8-5 on the season and 3-1 for the trip. West Chester falls to 3-4 on the season.
Catawba swept doubles action to open up the day. Pierce Hover gave Catawba its fourth point with a 6-3, 6-0 win at #1 singles. At #2 singles, Catawba’s Jack Mordey claimed the first set before falling 6-4 and 11-9 to Charlie Rushing. Lucas Miller secured the match for the Indians with a 6-1, 6-3 victory over Lars Kristiansen at the #3 flight.
Mitchell McDonald and Iago Montero Nunez also claimed wins for Catawba. McDonald won at #5 singles and Nunez winning at #6.
Catawba will play their final match of the week on Thursday as the Indians take on Daemen (NY). The match is scheduled for 9:00 am. Daemen previously suffered an 8-1 loss to West Chester on Monday.
Tennis Match Results
West Chester University vs Catawba
Mar 11, 2015 at Tampa, Fla.
Catawba 7, West Chester University 2
1. Pierce Hoover (CATM) def. Jared Howat (WCU) 6-3, 6-0
2. Charlie Rushing (WCU) def. Jack Mordey (CATM) 5-7, 6-4, 11-9
3. Lucas Miller (CATM) def. Lars Kristiansen (WCU) 6-1, 6-3
4. Tony Deimler (WCU) def. Michael Patch (CATM) 8-4
5. Mitchell McDonald (CATM) def. Lucas Von der Heyde (WCU) 6-4, 6-3
6. Iago Montero Nunez (CATM) def. Troy Donato (WCU) 6-4, 6-4
1. Pierce Hoover/Jack Mordey (CATM) def. Jared Howat/Tony Deimler (WCU) 9-8
2. Lucas Miller/Mitchell McDonald (CATM) def. Charlie Rushing/Lars Kristiansen (WCU) 8-1
3. Michael Patch/Iago Montero Nunez (CATM) def. Lucas Von der Heyde/Ryan Keffer (WCU) 8-5
West Chester University 3-4
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