Tennis (W)

Women Win, Men Fall at Barton


WILSON, NC -- The Catawba College tennis teams split with Barton College in non-conference action Wednesday afternoon at the Barton Tennis Complex. The Catawba Lady Indians claimed a 6-3 victory while the men fell 5-4. With the win the Catawba women improve to 4-1 on the year and the men fall to 1-2. The match was the season opener for the pair of Barton squads.

In women's action Catawba swept doubles for an early 3-0 lead. Barton retaliated with wins at the top three singles. Catawba responded with three straight victories for the win. Kristen Rocko and Lauren Sledd each claimed a pair of 6-0 wins while Rachel Rudisill won her match 6-0, 6-1.

On the men's side, Barton led 2-1 after doubles action. In singles action Barton swept the first three matches to claim the win on the day. Catawba would respond with wins in the final three matches on the day. Michael Patch claimed the first singles win at the #4 position over Daniel Radu. Mitchell McDonald recorded 6-1, 6-0 wins while Iago Montero Nunez earned 6-2, 6-0 wins.

The Catawba men will return to action on Monday with a 2:00 p.m. match against Pfeiffer. The Lady Indians will return to the court on Wednesday as the Indians open up South Atlantic Conference play with a 2:00 p.m. match at Lenoir-Rhyne.

Tennis Match Results
Catawba vs Barton
Sep 23, 2015 at Wilson, N.C

Catawba 6, Barton 3

Singles competition:
1. Smiljana Kljajic (BARTON) def. Liz Renteria (CATW) 6-4, 6-3
2. Vanessa Sanoja (BARTON) def. Erisa Onchi (CATW), walkover
3. Dana Kelly (BARTON) def. Maddie Henderson (CATW) 6-1, 6-7, 1-0
4. Kristen Rocko (CATW) def. Whitney Hamilton (BARTON) 6-0, 6-0
5. Lauren Sledd (CATW) def. Rebecca Lamm (BARTON) 6-0, 6-0
6. Rachel Rudisill (CATW) def. Casey Utley (BARTON) 6-0, 6-1

Doubles competition:
1. Liz Renteria/Erisa Onchi (CATW) def. Smiljana Kljajic/Vanessa Sanoja (BARTON) 8-6
2. Kristen Rocko/Lauren Sledd (CATW) def. Dana Kelly/Whitney Hamilton (BARTON) 8-3
3. Maddie Henderson/Rachel Rudisill (CATW) def. Rebecca Lamm/Casey Utley (BARTON) 8-0

Barton 0-1
Catawba 4-1

Tennis Match Results
Catawba vs Barton
Sep 23, 2015 at Wilson, N.C.

Barton 5, Catawba 4

Singles competition:
1. Jake McCartney (BARTON) def. Jack Mordey (CATM) 6-3, 6-3
2. Rafael Ruiz Velasco (BARTON) def. Lucas Miller (CATM) 6-4, 6-2
3. Nick Genest (BARTON) def. Lucca Picca (CATM) 6-2, 6-2
4. Michael Patch (CATM) def. Daniel Radu (BARTON) 4-6, 7-6, 1-0
5. Mitchell McDonald (CATM) def. McKennon Griffin (BARTON) 6-1, 6-0
6. Iago Montero Nunez (CATM) def. Beau Borg (BARTON) 6-2, 6-0

Doubles competition:
1. Jake McCartney/Rafael Ruiz Velasco (BARTON) def. Lucas Miller/Mitchell McDonald (CATM) 8-2
2. Nick Genest/Daniel Radu (BARTON) def. Michael Patch/Lucca Picca (CATM) 8-6
3. Jack Mordey/Aaron Vanhorenbeck (CATM) def. McKennon Griffin/Robert Taylor (BARTON) 8-1

Barton 1-0
Catawba 1-2
singles order of finish: 5, 6, 3, 2, 1, 4

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