Tennis (M)

Men's Tennis Edged by Pfeiffer

SALISBURY, N.C. -- Pfeiffer won a tightly contested men’s tennis match against host Catawba on Tuesday afternoon at the Johnson Tennis Center.  The Falcons came away with a 5-4 victory to improve to 2-3 on the year.  The Catawba Indian fall to 5-3.

The Falcons led 2-1 after doubles.  Pfeiffer got wins at the #1 and #2 flights by 8-6 counts.  Catawba got a win at #3, 8-5. 

Pfeiffer got a third point with a singles win at the top flight by Axel Woerner.  Catawba battled back to take wins by Lucas Miller (Wellington, New Zealand) at #3, Ryen Reid (Claremont, N.C./Newton-Conover) at #4 and Adam Rocko (Johns Creek, Ga./Pinecrest Academy) at #6, to lead 4-3.

The last two singles matches went three sets.  Catawba’s Luca Picci (Harare, Zimbabwe) and Cason Hiers (Fort Myers, Fla./Cypress Lake) came back from a set down to force the final set, but Pfeiffer got the points from Bjorn Barwinski and David Weir to win the match.

Both the Catawba men and women will host Brevard on Sunday at 1 pm.

MEN’S MATCH RESULTS
PFEIFFER 5, CATAWBA 4
Singles
1. Axel Woerner (P) d. Michael Patch 6-1, 6-2
2. Bjorn Barwinski (P) d. Luca Picci 6-4, 6-7, 6-1
3. Lucas Miller (C) d. Thomas Hubble 6-1, 6-2
4. Ryen Reid (C) d. Raul Ruiz 2-6, 6-3, 6-1
5. David Weir (P) d. Cason Hiers 6-3, 3-6, 6-3
6. Adam Rocko (C) d. Eduan Louw 6-2, 7-5

Doubles
1. Barwinski/Hubble (P) d. Patch/Picci 8-6
2. Woerner/Ruiz (P) d. Reid/Hiers 8-6
3. Iago Nunez/Brad Smethurst (C) d. Bradley Batten/Brandon Marchant     8-5
RECORDS: Pfeiffer 2-3, Catawba 5-3.

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1
September 1

Volleyball vs. MONTEVALLO 3-2

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September 2

Cross Country in CHICK-FIL-A INVITE W-2nd; M-3rd

Tennis (M) @ Belmont Abbey Individual Tourn. 

Volleyball vs. BELMONT ABBEY 1-3

Volleyball vs. CHOWAN 3-0

Soccer (M) vs. ERSKINE 1-2

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September 3

Soccer (W) @ Barton 2-0

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September 6

Soccer (M) vs. MOUNT OLIVE 1-3

Soccer (W) vs. LIMESTONE 1-3

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September 8

Cross Country @ Lenoir-Rhyne Invite W-3rd,M-3rd

Volleyball @ Winston-Salem St. 0-3

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September 9

Tennis (W) @ Wingate Individual Tourn. (Day 1) 

Tennis (M) @ Wingate Individual Tourn. (Day 1) 

Football @ VMI 27-20

Soccer (M) @ Belmont Abbey 0-4

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September 10

Tennis (W) @ Wingate Individual Tourn. (Day 2) 

Tennis (M) @ Wingate Individual Tourn. (Day 2) 

Soccer (W) vs. FLAGLER 0-4

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September 15

Volleyball @ Mars Hill 3-1

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September 16

Volleyball vs. TUSCULUM 2-3

Soccer (M) vs. MARS HILL 0-1

Football @ UNC Pembroke 41-9

Soccer (W) vs. MARS HILL 4-0

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September 18

Golf (M) @ Queens Inv. - Day 1 (Club at Irish Creek) 

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September 19

Golf (M) @ Queens Inv. - Day 2 (Club at Irish Creek) 11th of 16

Volleyball @ Lenoir-Rhyne 0-3

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September 20

Soccer (W) @ Newberry 2-1

Soccer (M) @ Newberry 2-4

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September 22

Volleyball @ Lincoln Memorial 1-3

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September 23

Golf (W) @ Battle at Old South - Day 1 (Old South GC)

Cross Country @ Bulldog Stampede W-5th;M-9th

Soccer (W) @ Coker 3-0

Volleyball @ Carson-Newman 0-3

Football vs. MARS HILL 37-13

Soccer (M) @ Coker 2-1

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September 24

Golf (W) @ Battle at Old South - Day 2 (Old South GC) 

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September 25

Golf (M) @ King Inv - Day 1 (CC of Bristol)

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September 26

Golf (M) @ King Inv - Day 2 (CC of Bristol)

Tennis (W) @ Pfeiffer 3 p.m.

Volleyball vs. ANDERSON 6 p.m.

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September 27

Tennis (M) @ Pfeiffer 3 p.m.

Soccer (W) vs. USC AIKEN 5 p.m.

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September 29

Cross Country @ Royals Challenge

Tennis (M) @ SE ITA Championships (Day 1)

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Volleyball vs. QUEENS 7 p.m.

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Tennis (W) @ SE ITA Championships (Day 2)

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Volleyball vs. WINGATE 2 p.m.

Soccer (W) vs. GEORGIA COLLEGE 3 p.m.

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