April 22, 2016
Mordey And McDonald Named All-SAC For Men's Tennis Doubles
ROCK HILL, S.C. (TheSac.com) -- The Catawba doubles duo of Jack Mordey (Leighton Buzzard, England) and Mitchell McDonald (Wellington, New Zealand) have been named second team All-South Atlantic Conference for 2016. Tusculum’s Tim Stierle was voted the SAC Player of the Year, while Jacob Svantesson of Newberry was voted Freshman of the Year. In addition, Tusculum’s Adam Jackson was tabbed the Coach of the Year as the league announced its post-season awards.
Seniors Morday and McDonald posted an 11-6 mark as a team, playing all their matches at the No. 1 position. In league play, they produced a 6-5 record.
2016 South Atlantic Conference Men’s Tennis Yearly Honors
First Team Singles
Tim Stierle, Tusculum
Per-Erik Soler, Queens
Sebastian Hall, Wingate
Fernando Espana, Newberry
Tom Sizeland, Coker
Connor Kudrick, Wingate
First Team Doubles
Sebastian Hall/Connor Kudrick, Wingate
Tim Stierle/Jonas Winkelmann, Tusculum
Per-Erick Soler/Ander Vas, Quenns
Second Team Singles
Jules Athalis, Quees
Patrick Bauer, Lenoir-Rhyne
Jonas Winkelmann, Tusculum
William Marrafao, Coker
Juan Sebastian Perez, Carson-Newman
Fernando Tous, Newberry
Second Team Doubles
Leon Seiz/Tashique Kader, Tusculum
Jordan Monosky/Jacob Svantesson, Newberry
Jack Mordey/Mitchell McDonald, Catawba (T)
Tom Sizeland/Mark Watt, Coker (T)
Honorable Mention Singles
David Taggart, Brevard
Filippo Pezzoli, Wingate
Andor Vas, Queens
Jordan Monosky, Newberry
Josh DuToit, Wingate
Jacob Svantesson, Newberry
Honorable Mention Doubles
Nicolas Ascarrunz/Paul Michael Calhoun, Anderson
Jules Athalis/Giovanni Setti, Queens
Player of the Year: Tim Stierle, Tusculum
Freshman of the Year: Jacob Svantesson, Newberry
Coach of the Year: Adam Jackson, Tusculum
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