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Tusculum Takes Down Lenoir-Rhyne PDF Print
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Monday, 02 April 2012 06:17

The Tusculum Men's Tennis Team (9-8, 3-3) defeated Lenoir-Rhyne (1-12, 0-9), 8-1, Sunday afternoon in a South Atlantic Conference contest at Hickory High School. Despite the loss, L-R did prevail at second singles with junior David Richardson (Wake Forest, N.C.) defeating

Tony Bujana (Barquisimeto, VENEZUELA) by scores of 6-2 and 6-2.  The win was the fifth singles victory of the year against conference foes for Richardson and  seventh overall.
Lenoir-Rhyne plays Belmont Abbey on the road Wednesday in Belmont, N.C., beginning at 3:00 p.m. Tusculum travels to Harrogate, Tenn., to face Lincoln Memorial in a league contest on Thursday at 2:00 p.m.


NCAA Division II Men's Tennis Final
Tusculum 8, Lenoir-Rhyne 1
April 1, 2012 at Hickory, N.C.
(Hickory High School)


1. Lukas Winkelmann (TC) def. Aroon Khatter (L-R), 6-3, 7-6
2. David Richardson (L-R) def. Tony Bujana (TC), 6-2, 6-2
3. Paul Wiederspahn (TC) def. Robby Blackburn (L-R), 6-0, 6-1
4. Steven Lin (TC) def. Graydon Dunn (L-R), 6-1, 1-6, 6-1
5. Stefan Vergeer (TC) def. Michael Owens (L-R), 6-2, 6-4
6. Drew Kiser (TC) def. Jarod Styres (L-R), 6-4, 4-6, 10-8
1. Lukas Winkelmann/Stefan Vergeer (TC) def. Aroon Khatter/Robby Blackburn (L-R), 8-4
2. Steven Lin/Paul Wiederspahn (TC) def. Graydon Dunn/Jarod Styres (L-R), 8-4
3. Drew Kiser/John Taylor (TC) def. Michael Owens/David Richardson (L-R), 8-5
Records: Tusculum (9-8, 3-3 SAC), Lenoir-Rhyne (1-12, 0-9 SAC)


Tusculum Blanks Lenoir-Rhyne In Women's Tennis


The Tusculum College Women's Tennis Team (14-2, 5-1) notched a shutout over Lenoir-Rhyne University (2-12, 0-9), 9-0, in the final South Atlantic Conference match of the season for the Bears Sunday afternoon at Hickory High School.
Lenoir-Rhyne hits the road to face Belmont Abbey in Belmont, N.C., on Wednesday. The match time is set for 3:00 p.m.
Tusculum, meanwhile, plays Lincoln Memorial on Thursday in a league contest beginning at 2:00 p.m.


NCAA Division II Women's Tennis Final
Tusculum 9, Lenoir-Rhyne 0
April 1, 2012 at Hickory, N.C.
(Hickory High School)

1. Katelyn Doss (TC) def. Kelsey Love (L-R), 7-6, 6-0
2. Courtney Conley (TC) def. Ivey Tant (L-R), 6-2, 6-2
3. Taylor Patterson (TC) def. Mariel Mena (L-R), 6-1, 6-0
4. Kate Hutchinson (TC) def. Amanda Young (L-R), 6-0, 6-1
5. Megan Buckmaster (TC) def. Maggie Brown (L-R), 6-1, 6-1
6. Kristen Keefer (TC) def. Blair McDonough (L-R), 6-2, 6-0
1. Katelyn Doss/Kate Hutchinson (TC) def. Kelsey Love/Ivey Tant (L-R), 8-2
2. Katie Hillis/Taylor Patterson (TC) def. Mariel Mena/Maggie Brown (L-R), 8-4
3. Kristen Keefer/Courtney Conley (TC) def. Amanda Young/Blair McDonough (L-R), by default
Records: Tusculum (14-2, 5-1 SAC), Lenoir-Rhyne (2-12, 0-9 SAC)

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