March 6, 2012
Men Score Two Wins, Women Lose Close One at Hilton Head
HILTON HEAD, SC -- The Catawba men claimed victories over Chestnut Hill 8-1 and USC Lancaster 5-1 on Tuesday afternoon at Hilton Head. The Lady Indians lost a hard-fought match to Chestnut Hill 5-4. The men are 11-5 and the women 6-8.
Jess Goodall (Johannesburg, SOUTH AFRICA/Northcliff HS), Matthew Nicholson (Chawara, ZIMBABWE/Lomabundi HS), Uri Yarkoni (Kelowna, BC, CANADA/Okanagan HS) and Corey Eldridge (Sewell, NJ/Washington Township HS) each won two singles matches on the day for the men. Catawba’s #2 and #3 doubles teams also won twice.
Candace Hall (Denver, NC/E. Lincoln HS) and Olivia Myers (Lexington, NC/W. Davidson HS) picked up the Lady Indians first victory at #3 doubles 8-1 over Lexis Puhl and Olivia Stevenson. In singles action for Catawba, #4 Steffi Cook (Alpharetta, GA/Milton HS), #5 Hall and #6 Hannah Kovach (Salisbury, NC/E. Rowan HS) all won in straight sets against their respective competition.
On Wednesday, both Catawba teams take on Trine University from Indiana.
1. SHCHERBAKOVA, Nastia (CHCW) def. Sloan Kessler (CATAWBA) 6-1, 6-2
2. DENNIS, Kelly (CHCW) def. Ally Prior (CATAWBA) 6-2, 6-2
3. PARAPOURAS, Maria (CHCW) def. Maggie McKee (CATAWBA) 6-0, 6-1
4. Steffi Cook (CATAWBA) def. KNOTT, Danielle (CHCW) 6-1, 6-1
5. Candace Hall (CATAWBA) def. PUHL, Lexis (CHCW) 6-3, 6-1
6. Hannah Kovach (CATAWBA) def. STEVENSON, Olivia (CHCW) 6-0, 6-1
1. SHCHERBAKOVA, Nastia/DENNIS, Kelly (CHCW) def. Sloan Kessler/Maggie McKee (CATAWBA) 8-0
2. KNOTT, Danielle/PARAPOURAS, Maria (CHCW) def. Ally Prior/Steffi Cook (CATAWBA) 8-5
3. Candace Hall/Olivia Myers (CATAWBA) def. PUHL, Lexis/STEVENSON, Olivia (CHCW) 8-1