Tennis (W)

Lady Indians Earn 7-2 Victory Over Lenoir-Rhyne

SALISBURY, N.C. -- The Catawba College tennis teams each claimed victories over Lenoir-Rhyne University in South Atlantic Conference action Tuesday afternoon. The Catawba Lady Indians recorded a 7-2 win to improve to 10-5 on the year while the men improve to 6-8 overall after narrowing out a 5-4 victory. Lenoir-Rhyne's women drop to 5-7 on the season as the men stand at 4-6. All four teams now stand at 1-3 in the South Atlantic Conference.

Catawba's women jumped out to a quick 3-0 lead after sweeping all three doubles. Liz Renteria and Erisa Onchi took #1 doubles with an 8-5 win over Dominique Bruce and Marta Escanero Funes. At the second seed Kristen Rocko and Luaren Sledd won 8-2 while the duo of Maddy Henderson and Rachel Rudisill took the #3 win 8-1.

In singles play, Bruce claimed the first point of the day for the Lenoir-Rhyne Bears, defeating Renteria with a pair of 6-2 scores. Onchi won 6-1, 6-0 over Funes at the #2 position to give Catawba the 4-1 lead. Lenoir-Rhyne's Julia Ponomareva kept the Bears alive after beating Henderson 9-7 at the third seed. Rocko secured the win for Catawba with a third set victory of 7-6, 1-6, 10-4. Sledd took the #5 position with an 8-3 win while Rudisill sealed the match with two 6-0 wins at the final seed.

On the men's side, Catawba claimed a 2-1 lead after three tough doubles matches. The team of Jack Mordey and Mitchell McDonald took the first doubles point for Catawba with a 9-7 win. Michael Patch and Lucca Picca gave the Indians a 2-0 lead with an 8-4 win at the second flight before Lenoir-Rhyne claimed an 8-6 victory at #3 over Lucas Miller and Iago Montero Nunez.

The Bears rallied to take a 3-2 lead after claiming wins at the top two singles matches. Patch and Picca retook the lead for the Indans with a pair of 6-0, 6-1 wins at the third and fourth seeds, respectively. Lenoir-Rhyne's Filip Dobrosavljevic recorded a 7-6, 6-3 win over McDonald to even the match a four apiece. In the final match of the day Nunez defeated Matthew Ledford 7-5, 6-1 to claim the match for Catawba.

The Indians will return to the courts on Thursday as they travel to Carson-Newman for a 2:00 p.m. match.

WOMEN'S RESULTS
Catawba 7, Lenoir-Rhyne 2
Mar 01, 2016 at Salisbury,NC

Singles competition
1. Dominique Bruce (LR) def. Liz Renteria (CATW) 6-2, 6-2
2. Erisa Onchi (CATW) def. Marta Escanero Funes (LR) 6-1, 6-0
3. Julia Ponomareva (LR) def. Maddie Henderson (CATW) 9-7
4. Kristen Rocko (CATW) def. Lucy Stofberg (LR) 7-6, 1-6, 10-4
5. Lauren Sledd (CATW) def. Taylor Fredrickson (LR) 8-3
6. Rachel Rudisill (CATW) def. Jessica Rumple (LR) 6-0, 6-0

Doubles competition
1. Liz Renteria/Erisa Onchi (CATW) def. Dominique Bruce/Marta Escanero Funes (LR) 8-5
2. Kristen Rocko/Lauren Sledd (CATW) def. Julia Ponomareva/Lucy Stofberg (LR) 8-2
3. Maddie Henderson/Rachel Rudisill (CATW) def. Taylor Fredrickson/Jessica Rumple (LR) 8-1

Notes
Catawba 10-5, 1-3 SAC
Lenoir-Rhyne 5-7, 1-3 SAC


MEN'S RESULTS
Catawba 5, Lenoir-Rhyne 4
Mar 01, 2016 at Salisbury,NC

Singles competition
1. Patrick Bauer (LRM) def. Jack Mordey (CATM) 6-0, 7-6
2. Tomas Hons (LRM) def. Lucas Miller (CATM) 6-7, 6-1, 6-4
3. Michael Patch (CATM) def. Shane O'Dea (LRM) 6-0, 6-1
4. Lucca Picca (CATM) def. Alex Cresposanchez (LRM) 6-0, 6-1
5. Filip Dobrosavljevic (LRM) def. Mitchell McDonald (CATM) 7-6, 6-3
6. Iago Montero Nunez (CATM) def. Matthew Ledford (LRM) 7-5, 6-1

Doubles competition
1. Jack Mordey/Mitchell McDonald (CATM) def. Patrick Bauer/Shane O'Dea (LRM) 9-7
2. Michael Patch/Lucca Picca (CATM) def. Tomas Hons/Matthew Ledford (LRM) 8-4
3. Alex Cresposanchez/Filip Dobrosavljevic (LRM) def. Lucas Miller/Iago Montero Nunez (CATM) 8-6

Notes
Catawba 6-8, 1-3 SAC
Lenoir-Rhyne 4-6, 1-3 SAC

Box Score

Today's Events

Golf (M) @ Donald Ross Intercollegiate - Day 2 (Mimosa Hills CC),
Golf (W) @ Lee Ann Noble Memorial - Day 2 (Achasta GC),
Tennis (W) vs. Newberry, 1:30
Tennis (M) vs. Newberry, 1:30

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«October 2017»
1
October 1

Tennis (W) @ SE ITA Championships (Day 3) 

Tennis (M) @ SE ITA Championships (Day 3) 

2
October 2

Golf (W) @ Myrtle Beach Inv - Day 1 (Ocean Ridge Plantation)

Tennis (W) @ SE ITA Championships (Day 4) 

Tennis (M) @ SE ITA Championships (Day 4) 

3
October 3

Golf (W) @ Myrtle Beach Inv - Day 2 (Ocean Ridge Plantation) 14th of 17

Volleyball @ Coker 1-3

4
October 4

Soccer (W) vs. QUEENS 0-1

Soccer (M) vs. QUEENS 1-1

5
October 5

Tennis (M) vs. MOUNT OLIVE 1-8

Tennis (W) vs. MOUNT OLIVE 7-2

6
October 6

Swimming @ Converse Women's Invite (Day 1) 

7
October 7

Swimming @ Converse Women's Invite (Day 2) 1st of 7

Cross Country @ Hagan Stone Classic W-1st;M-3rd

Football vs. NORTH GREENVILLE 26-20

Volleyball vs. NEWBERRY 2-3

Soccer (W) vs. CARSON-NEWMAN 0-3

Soccer (M) vs. CARSON-NEWMAN 0-3

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October 9

Golf (W) in PATSY RENDLEMAN INV - Day 1 (CC of Salisbury)

Golf (M) @ NCAA II Preview - Day 1 (Rock Barn GC)

10
October 10

Golf (M) @ NCAA II Preview - Day 2 (Rock Barn GC) 9th of 17

Golf (W) in PATSY RENDLEMAN INV - Day 2 (CC of Salisbury) 10th of 17

11
October 11

Soccer (W) vs. MOUNT OLIVE 3-1

Soccer (M) vs. LENOIR-RHYNE 3-4

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October 14

Football vs. WINGATE 24-27

Volleyball @ Anderson 0-3

Soccer (M) @ Anderson 1-2

Soccer (W) @ Anderson 1-2

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October 16

Golf (W) @ Lee Ann Noble Memorial - Day 1 (Achasta GC) 

Golf (M) @ Donald Ross Intercollegiate - Day 1 (Mimosa Hills CC) 

17
October 17

Golf (M) @ Donald Ross Intercollegiate - Day 2 (Mimosa Hills CC) 

Golf (W) @ Lee Ann Noble Memorial - Day 2 (Achasta GC) 

Tennis (M) vs. Newberry 1:30 p.m.

Tennis (W) vs. Newberry 1:30 p.m.

18
October 18

Soccer (W) @ Wingate 5 p.m.

Soccer (M) @ Wingate 7:30 p.m.

19
October 19

Tennis (W) @ Lenoir-Rhyne 2 p.m.

20
October 20

Swimming vs. UNC WILMINGTON 2 p.m.

Volleyball vs. MARS HILL 6 p.m.

21
October 21

Swimming @ Wingate

Cross Country @ SAC Championships

Volleyball @ Tusculum 12:30 p.m.

Football @ Tusculum 2:30 p.m.

Soccer (M) vs. TUSCULUM 5 p.m.

Soccer (W) vs. TUSCULUM 7:30 p.m.

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October 24

Soccer (W) vs. LENOIR-RHYNE 7 p.m.

Volleyball vs. LENOIR-RHYNE 7 p.m.

25
October 25

Soccer (M) vs. USC AIKEN 7 p.m.

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October 27

Swimming Men @ Gardner-Webb 5 p.m.

Volleyball vs. LINCOLN MEMORIAL 7 p.m.

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October 28

Soccer (W) @ Lincoln Memorial 1 p.m.

Football @ Limestone 1 p.m.

Volleyball vs. CARSON-NEWMAN 2 p.m.

Soccer (M) @ Lincoln Memorial 3:30 p.m.

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October 31

Soccer (W) in SAC Tournament (1st Round)

Soccer (M) @ SAC Tournament (1st Round)

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