Tennis (M)

Tennis Teams Open Spring Slate With 9-0 Wins at JC Smith

CHARLOTTE, NC -- Catawba opened its spring tennis season on Thursday afternoon at JC Smith and the men and women both rolled to 9-0 victories.  Both teams stand at 5-2 overall.

Catawba earned three points by default in the men’s match and wrapped up the win after claiming points at #1 and #2 doubles.  Thomas Mitchell (Nanaimo, BC, CANADA/Pendleton School) and Pierce Hoover (Durham, NC/N. Durham HS) teamed at #1 doubles for an 8-0 win then went on to sweep their singles matches without losing a game.  Uri Yarkoni (Kelowna, BC, CANADA/Okanagan) also won in doubles and singles without dropping a game.

For the Catawba women, Maggie McKee (Mt. Airy, NC/Mt. Airy HS) and Olivia Myers (Lexington, NC/W. Davidson HS) won their singles matches without losing a game after helping the Lady Indians to wins in doubles.  Also winning in both singles and doubles were Sloan Kessler (Onalaska, WI/La Crosse Aquinas HS), Steffi Cook (Alpharetta, GA/Milton HS), Candace Hall (Denver, NC/E. Lincoln HS) and Hannah Kovach (Salisbury, NC/E. Rowan HS). 


MEN’S MATCH RESULTS
CATAWBA 9, JC SMITH 0
Singles competition
Singles
#1 Alex Macdonald (C) d. Dion Chever  6-1, 6-2
#2 Thomas Mitchell (C) d. Darrell Sawyer  6-0, 6-0
#3 Pierce Hoover (C) d. Ryan Jarvis  6-0, 6-0
#4 Uri Yarkoni (C) d. Tuan Nguyen  6-0, 6-0
#5 Corey Eldridge (C) won by default
#6 Alex Kalmbach (C) win by default

Doubles
#1 Mitchell/Hoover (C) d. Chever/Sawyer  8-0
#2 Yarkoni/Eldridge (C) d. Jarvis/Nguyen  8-0
#3 Macdonald/Kalmbach (C) won by default
RECORDS: Catawba 5-2


WOMEN’S MATCH RESULTS
CATAWBA 9, JC SMITH 0
Singles
#1 Sloan Kessler (C) d. Keiana Love  6-2, 7-5
#2 Maggie McKee (C) d. Imani Morrison  6-0, 6-0
#3 Steffi Cook (C) d. Rolanda Sue  6-0, 6-1
#4 Candace Hall (C) d. Camille Allen  6-1, 6-1
#5 Hannah Kovach (C) d. Felicia Akande  6-1, 6-2
#6 Olivia Myers (C) d. Nichelle Heard  6-0, 6-0

Doubles
#1 Kessler/McKee (C) d. Love/Morrison  8-2
#2 Hall/Kovach (C) d. Sue/Allen  8-5
#3 Cook/Myers (C) d. Akande/Heard  8-2
RECORDS: Catawba 5-2

Box Score

Today's Events

Golf (W) @ TC/Kiawah Invitational (Cougar Point GC),
Softball vs. Lincoln Memorial, 9-4 WStats
Tennis (W) vs. JOHNSON C. SMITH, 9-0 W
Tennis (M) vs. JOHNSON C. SMITH, 9-0 W
Softball @ Armstrong, 5-1 WVideoStats
Basketball (W) @ Carson-Newman, 82-78 WAudioVideoStats
Basketball (M) @ Carson-Newman, 88-91 LAudioVideoStats

Calendar

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February 3

Basketball (W) vs. LENOIR-RHYNE 75-62

Basketball (M) vs. LENOIR-RHYNE 105-98

45
February 5

Lacrosse (M) @ Guilford (Exhib.) 6 p.m.

6
February 6

Golf (W) @ TC/Kiawah Invitational (Cougar Point GC) 

Softball vs. Lincoln Memorial 9-4

Tennis (W) vs. JOHNSON C. SMITH 9-0

Tennis (M) vs. JOHNSON C. SMITH 9-0

Basketball (W) @ Carson-Newman 82-78

Softball @ Armstrong 5-1

Basketball (M) @ Carson-Newman 88-91

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February 7

Golf (W) @ TC/Kiawah Invitational (Cougar Point GC) 

Softball @ Armstrong 11 a.m.

8
February 8

Softball vs. GLENVILLE ST. 1 p.m.

910
February 10

Swimming @ Bluegrass Championships

Softball vs. PFEIFFER 1 p.m.

Tennis (M) vs. PFEIFFER 2 p.m.

Basketball (W) @ Newberry 6 p.m.

Basketball (M) @ Newberry 8 p.m.

11
February 11

Swimming @ Bluegrass Championships

Tennis (W) vs. PFEIFFER 2 p.m.

12
February 12

Swimming @ Bluegrass Championships

13
February 13

Swimming @ Bluegrass Championships

Baseball @ Florida Tech noon

Softball vs. UNC PEMBROKE 1 p.m.

Lacrosse (M) @ Belmont Abbey 1 p.m.

Basketball (W) @ Anderson 2 p.m.

Baseball vs. Valdosta State 4 p.m.

Basketball (M) @ Anderson 4 p.m.

14
February 14

Baseball @ Florida Tech noon

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February 16

Softball @ Belmont Abbey 1 p.m.

Tennis (M) vs. BARTON 2 p.m.

Tennis (W) vs. BARTON 2 p.m.

17
February 17

Baseball @ Winston-Salem St. 5 p.m.

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

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

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February 19

Softball vs. Belmont Abbey 4 p.m.

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February 20

Softball vs. AUGUSTA 9 a.m.

Tennis (W) vs. NEWBERRY 1 p.m.

Baseball vs. SHIPPENSBURG 1 p.m.

Lacrosse (M) @ Mount Olive 1 p.m.

Tennis (M) vs. NEWBERRY 1 p.m.

Basketball (W) vs. BREVARD 2 p.m.

Softball vs. GEORGIA COLLEGE 3 p.m.

Baseball vs. SHIPPENSBURG 4 p.m.

Basketball (M) vs. BREVARD 4 p.m.

21
February 21

Tennis (W) vs. LINCOLN MEMORIAL 1 p.m.

Tennis (M) vs. LINCOLN MEMORIAL 1 p.m.

Baseball vs. SHIPPENSBURG 1 p.m.

Softball vs. Columbus State 3 p.m.

22
February 22

Golf (W) @ Converse Invitational

Golf (M) @ Newberry Inv. (Ocean Course)

23
February 23

Golf (W) @ Converse Invitational

Golf (M) @ Newberry Inv. (Ocean Course)

Tennis (W) @ Wingate 2 p.m.

Tennis (M) @ Wingate 2 p.m.

24
February 24

Softball @ Limestone 1:30 p.m.

Lacrosse (W) vs. BELMONT ABBEY 4 p.m.

Basketball (W) @ Wingate 6 p.m.

Basketball (M) @ Wingate 8 p.m.

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February 26

Softball @ Mid-South Classic

Tennis (M) vs. LEES-MCRAE 2 p.m.

Tennis (W) vs. LEES-MCRAE 2 p.m.

Baseball vs. NEWBERRY 6 p.m.

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February 27

Softball @ Mid-South Classic

Baseball vs. NEWBERRY 1 p.m.

Tennis (W) vs. ANDERSON 1 p.m.

Tennis (M) vs. ANDERSON 1 p.m.

Basketball (W) @ Lincoln Memorial 2 p.m.

Lacrosse (W) @ Chowan 3 p.m.

Basketball (M) @ Lincoln Memorial 4 p.m.

Baseball vs. NEWBERRY 4 p.m.

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February 28

Softball @ Mid-South Classic

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February 29

Golf (M) in RICHARD RENDLEMAN INV. (Salisbury CC)

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