March 22, 2016
Women Sweep in 9-0 Win Over Brevard
Brevard, N.C. -- The Catawba College tennis teams each claimed victories over Brevard College Tuesday afternoon in South Atlantic Conference action at the Brevard Tennis Complex. The Catawba women swept 9-0 while the men tallied a 7-2 win. The Catawba Lady Indians improve to 11-8 on the year and 2-5 in the South Atlantic Conference. Catawba's men improve to 8-9 overall and 3-4 in the SAC. Brevard's women fall to 2-12 and 0-7 in conference while the Tornado men drop to 1-13 and 0-7, respectively.
In women's action, Catawba recorded an 8-4 victory at #1 doubles, followed by two 8-1 wins to sweep doubles. In singles play Erisa Onchi, Lauren Sledd and Rachel Rudisill each won their matches 6-0, 6-0. Liz Renteria took the top flight 6-2, 6-0 over Nirvanna Silva.
On the men's side, the Catawba men struggled a little more than their female counterparts as they split the top two doubles with mirroring 8-4 scores. Catawba took the final doubles match by default after Brevard failed to fill a six player in the match.
In singles, Catawba jumped to a 2-2 win on the match after Iago Montero Nunez won by default. Luca Picci (#4) and Mitchell McDonald (#5) put Catawba ahead 4-2 with a pair of 6-0, 6-0 wins. Lucas Miller claimed the win for Catawba with a 7-6, 6-1 victory over Tom Mittring, followed by a 7-5, 6-3 win by Michael Patch at the #3 position. Brevard's David Taggart claimed the final point of the day with a 7-5, 6-3 win over Jack Mordey.
Catawba will return to action on Tuesday as they travel to Carson Newman for a 2:00 p.m. doubleheader.
Catawba 9, Brevard 0
Mar 22, 2016 at Brevard, N.C.
1. Liz Renteria (CATAWBA) def. Nirvanna Silva (BREVARD) 6-2, 6-0
2. Erisa Onchi (CATAWBA) def. Anita Maryskova (BREVARD) 6-0, 6-0
3. Maddy Henderson (CATAWBA) def. Sam Miranda (BREVARD) 6-2, 6-2
4. Lauren Sledd (CATAWBA) def. Rachael Stanford (BREVARD) 6-0, 6-0
5. Rachel Rudisill (CATAWBA) def. Katie Hatter (BREVARD) 6-0, 6-0
6. Emily Corcoran (CATAWBA) def. Claire Dysart (BREVARD) 6-3, 6-1
1. Liz Renteria/Erisa Onchi (CATAWBA) def. Anita Maryskova/Nirvanna Silva (BREVARD) 8-4
2. Emily Corcoran/Lauren Sledd (CATAWBA) def. Rachael Stanford/Sam Miranda (BREVARD) 8-1
3. Maddy Henderson/Rachel Rudisill (CATAWBA) def. Kristen Rathbun/Katie Hatter (BREVARD) 8-1
Order of finish: Doubles (3,2,1); Singles (4,2,5,1,6,3)
Catawba 7, Brevard 2
Mar 22, 2016 at Brevard, N.C.
1. David Taggart (BREVARD) def. Jack Mordey (CC) 7-5, 6-3
2. Lucas Miller (CC) def. Tom Mittring (BREVARD) 7-6, 6-1
3. Michael Patch (CC) def. Tim Hengst (BREVARD) 7-5, 6-3
4. Luca Picci (CC) def. Chris Plasa (BREVARD) 6-0, 6-0
5. Mitchell McDonald (CC) def. Dan Taylor (BREVARD) 6-0, 6-0
6. Iago Montero Nunez (CC) def. No player (BREVARD), by default
1. David Taggart/Tom Mittring (BREVARD) def. Jack Mordey/Mitchell McDonald (CC) 8-4
2. Luca Picci/Michael Patch (CC) def. Chris Plasa/Tim Hengst (BREVARD) 8-4
3. Lucas Miller/Aaron Vanhorenbeck (CC) def. No player/No player (BREVARD), by default
Catawba 8-9, 3-4 SAC
Brevard 1-13, 0-7 SAC
Order of finish: Doubles (3,1,2); Singles (6,5,4,2,1,3)
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