October 25, 2018
Men's Tennis Caps Fall Slate With Win Over Newberry
ROCK HILL, S.C. -- Catawba pulled out a 4-3 non-conference win over Newberry in men’s tennis action on Thursday afternoon. The Catawba Indians improve to 2-1 on the year, while the Wolves fall to 1-1.
Catawba took the all important doubles point as the Indians claimed wins at the #2 and #3 spots. Jack Joel and Cason Hiers prevailed 7-5 at the number two position, while Adam Rocko and Darius Perkins posted a 6-2 win at number three.
Newberry would come back to win singles at the top three spots before Catawba came back with three straight-set wins at the lower three flights. Cason Hiers won at #4 and Adam Rock at #5 to tie the match and freshman Joseph Honorio posted the final point in victory.
The win capped the fall season for Catawba who will return to the courts on February 9 at home against Belmont Abbey.
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