Tennis (M)

Tennis Teams Take Identical 7-2 Wins at Mars Hill

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MARS HILL, N.C. -- Catawba claimed identical 7-2 wins over host Mars Hill in both men’s and women’s South Atlantic Conference tennis action on Sunday afternoon at the Hart Tennis Complex.  Catawba’s women up their record to 9-2 overall and 2-2 in the SAC, while the Catawba Indian men move to 7-4 and 3-1.  The Mars Hill women drop to 4-7 and 0-5 with the men going to 0-11 and 0-5.

Catawba picked up wins at #1 and #3 doubles to take a 2-1 edge moving to singles.  The Lady Indians were able to pick up five more wins, from seeds two through six.  Winning both singles and doubles matches for Catawba were Sophie Hirsch (Markkleeberg, Germany), Maddy Henderson (Mequon, Wis./Divine Savior Holy Angels) and Emily Corcoran (Milton, Ga./St. Francis).

The Catawba men also led 2-1 after doubles, taking wins at the #2 and #3 spot before reeling off five singles wins.  Picking up doubles and singles wins were Ryan Reid (Claremont, N.C./Newton-Conover) and Cason Hiers (Fort Myers, Fla./Cypress Lake).

The Catawba tennis teams will head to Newberry on Tuesday for a 2 pm match.

MEN’S MATCH RESULTS
CATAWBA 7, MARS HILL 2
Singles
1. Michael Patch (C) d. Alberto Ortiz 6-4, 6-4
2. Ben Reid (M) d. Luca Picci 3-6, 7-6, 7-6
3. Lucas Miller (C) d. Carlos Suares Riesco 6-1, 6-0
4. Ryen Reid (C) d. Blake Covington 6-0, 6-1
5. Cason Hiers (C) d. Fernando Neto 6-3, 6-2
6. Adam Rocko (C) d. Pedro Pinassi  7-5, 7-6

Doubles
1. Ortiz/Reid (M) d. Patch/Picci 8-4
2. Reid/Hiers (C) d. Riesco/Neto 8-6
3. Iago Nunez/Brad Smethurst (C) d. Covington/Pinassi 8-5
RECORDS: Catawba 7-4, 3-1; Mars Hill 0-11, 0-5 SAC.


WOMEN’S MATCH RESULTS
CATAWBA 7, MARS HILL 2
Singles
1. Jasha Geerdink (M) d. Erisa Onchi 6-3, 6-4
2. Sophie Hirsch (C) d. Evan Lake 6-3, 6-1
3. Kristen Rocko (C) d. Dante Hart 6-4, 6-3
4. Olivia Wooldridge (C) d. Jade Henke 6-2, 4-6, 7-6
5. Maddy Henderson (C) d. Dani Potts 6-0, 6-1
6. Emily Corcoran (C) d. Hannah Hill 6-1, 6-2

Doubles
1. Onchi/Hirsch (C) d. Geerdink/Hart 8-6
2. Lake/Henke (M) d. Rocko/Wooldridge 8-4
3. Henderson/Corcoran (C) def. Hill/Sophia Pelaez 8-7
RECORDS: Catawba 9-2, 2-2 SAC; Mars Hill 4-7, 0-5 SAC.

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January 3

Basketball (W) @ Lenoir-Rhyne 76-70

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January 5

Swimming MEN vs. ASHLAND 84-117

Swimming WOMEN vs. ASHLAND 102-95

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Swimming Women @ Limestone 103-142

Swimming Men @ Limestone 104-136

Basketball (W) @ Carson-Newman 60-88

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Basketball (W) vs. COKER 55-52

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January 12

Swimming WOMEN vs. BARTON 141-90

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Basketball (W) vs. MARS HILL  80-56

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Basketball (W) vs. NEWBERRY 65-73

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January 20

Swimming @ Lenoir-Rhyne 

Track/Field @ Wake Forest Invitational (Day 1) 

Basketball (W) vs. LINCOLN MEMORIAL 2 p.m.

Basketball (M) vs. LINCOLN MEMORIAL 4 p.m.

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January 21

Track/Field @ Wake Forest Invitational (Day 2)

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Basketball (W) vs. QUEENS 6 p.m.

Basketball (M) vs. QUEENS 8 p.m.

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January 26

Track/Field @ Finn Pincus Invitational (Day 1)

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January 27

Track/Field @ Finn Pincus Invitational (Day 2)

Basketball (W) @ Tusuclum 2 p.m.

Basketball (M) @ Tusculum 4 p.m.

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Basketball (W) @ Wingate 6 p.m.

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