Tennis (W)

Lady Indians Sweep Belmont Abbey 9-0


BELMONT, N.C. -- The Catawba College tennis teams each claimed a victory over the Belmont Abbey Crusaders Monday afternoon at the Reidy Tennis Center. The Catawba Lady Indians claimed a 9-0 sweep while the men's team prevailed 7-2.  With the win the Catawba women advance to 9-10 on the year. The Catawba men continue their winning season, improving to 12-8 overall.  Belmont Abbey's women fall to 3-11 and the men drop to 8-12.

Catawba won in straight sets in almost every match during women's play.  Maddy Henderson faced the toughest fight of the day for Catawba going to a third set before defeating Belmont Abbey's Alex Weber 10-7. Sloan Kessler completed the entire day for the Lady Indians without surrendering a single game point. Kessler won 6-0, 6-0 at #4 singles and paired with Rachel Rudisill for an 8-0 sweep at #3 doubles.  Kristen Rocko and Lauren Sledd each had one 6-0 set on their way to victory.

On the men's side Catawba continued to dominated.  Belmont Abbey's Conner McMann proved to be the lone threat for the Crusaders.  In doubles play McMann paired with Juan Baez at the top flight to claim a point for the Crusaders.  Catawba's counterpart of Pierce Hoover and Jack Mordey kept the match close before falling 8-6. Lucas Miller and Mitchell McDonald claimed an 8-0 Catawba victory at #2 doubles while Michael Patch and Iago Montero Nunez won #3 8-2.

In singles play McMann earned the second and final point for the Crusaders at the #1 position.  Baez forced Mordey to a third set at #2 but Mordey won the tiebreaker 10-6. Catawba swept the remaining singles matches with the closest sets ending at 6-4.

Catawba returns to action on Tuesday as they both travel to Lenoir-Rhyne for South Atlantic Conference play.  The match is set to begin at 2:00 p.m.

Tennis Match Results
Catawba vs Belmont Abbey
Mar 30, 2015 at Belmont, NC

Catawba 9, Belmont Abbey 0

Singles competition:
1. Liz Renteria (CATW) def. Katharine Miller (BAC-W) 6-2, 6-1
2. Kristen Rocko (CATW) def. Erika Noblett (BAC-W) 6-3, 6-0
3. Maddy Henderson (CATW) def. Alex Weber (BAC-W) 6-3, 1-6, 10-7
4. Sloan Kessler (CATW) def. Brigid Donohue (BAC-W) 6-0, 6-0
5. Lauren Sledd (CATW) def. Nicole Ferren (BAC-W) 6-1, 6-0
6. Rachel Rudisill (CATW) def. McKenzie Owen (BAC-W) 6-1, 6-1

Doubles competition:
1. Liz Renteria/Kristen Rocko (CATW) def. Katharine Miller/Alex Weber (BAC-W) 8-3
2. Lauren Sledd/Maddy Henderson (CATW) def. Erika Noblett/McKenzie Owen (BAC-W) 8-2
3. Sloan Kessler/Rachel Rudisill (CATW) def. Brigid Donohue/Nicole Ferren (BAC-W) 8-0

Tennis Match Results
Catawba vs Belmont Abbey
Mar 30, 2015 at Belmont, NC

Catawba 7, Belmont Abbey 2

Singles competition:
1. Conner McMann (BAC-M) def. Pierce Hoover (CATM) 7-6, 6-3
2. Jack Mordey (CATM) def. Juan Baez (BAC-M) 6-2, 5-7, 10-6
3. Lucas Miller (CATM) def. James Delaney (BAC-M) 6-1, 6-4
4. Michael Patch (CATM) def. Nikhil Reddy Amaresh (BAC-M) 6-4, 6-1
5. Mitchell McDonald (CATM) def. Gabriel Trombini (BAC-M) 6-4, 6-2
6. Iago Montero Nunez (CATM) def. Will Bezy (BAC-M) 6-3, 6-3

Doubles competition:
1. Conner McMann/Juan Baez (BAC-M) def. Pierce Hoover/Jack Mordey (CATM) 8-6
2. Lucas Miller/Mitchell McDonald (CATM) def. James Delaney/Gabriel Trombini (BAC-M) 8-0
3. Iago Montero Nunez/Michael Patch (CATM) def. Nikhil Reddy Amaresh/Will Bezy (BAC-M) 8-2

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