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L-R Men's Tennis Wins Second Straight PDF Print
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Friday, 29 March 2013 07:54

The Lenoir-Rhyne Men's Tennis Team (2-7, 1-6) garnered its first South Atlantic Conference win of the season with a 6-3 triumph over Brevard (2-12, 0-4) Thursday afternoon at the McCoy Tennis Complex. L-R sophomore John Christian Reid (Claremont, N.C.), senior Kilian Symalla (Wolfsburg, Germany) and freshman Jordan Lawson (Mount Airy, N.C.) all won at both singles and doubles for the Bears, who prevailed in their second straight contest. Reid and Symalla defeated the Brevard duo of Stefano Giovanolli (Sao Paulo, Brazil) and David Taggart (Belfast, Northern Ireland) by a score of 8-1 at second doubles.
The Lenoir-Rhyne Women's Tennis Team (0-9, 0-7) dropped a South Atlantic Conference match to Brevard (3-9, 1-3), 6-3, Thursday afternoon at the McCoy Tennis Complex. L-R did prevail at second doubles behind sophomore Maggie Brown (Cranford, N.J.) and junior Lacey Lapp (Maitland, Fla.).
The duo defeated Brevard's Elise Labus (Dunwoody, Ga.) and Katie Ouellette (Ormond, Fla.) by a score of 8-3. Lenoir-Rhyne remains on the road on Saturday when it takes on Tusculum in a league contest in Greeneville, Tenn., beginning at 1:00 p.m. The men's team will be looking for its third win in a row.

NCAA Division II Men's Tennis Final
Lenoir-Rhyne 6, Brevard 3
March 28, 2013 at Brevard, N.C.
McCoy Tennis Complex
Singles competition:

1. Johnannes Kloster (BC) def. David Richardson (L-R), 4-0, retired
2. Kilian Symalla (L-R) def. David Taggart (BC), 6-4, 6-2
3. Filip Dobrosavljevic (L-R) def. Rory Northam (BC), 1-2, retired
4. John Christian Reid (L-R) def. Stefano Giovanolli (BC), 6-2, 6-3
5. George Finch (BC) def. Matthew Ledford (L-R), 6-0, 6-1
6. Jordan Lawson (L-R) def. Richie Liell (BC), 7-6, 6-1

Doubles competition:

1. George Finch/Johnannes Kloster (BC) def. David Richardson/Filip Dobrosavljevic (L-R), 8-6
2. Kilian Symalla/John Christian Reid (L-R) def. Stefano Giovanolli/David Taggart (BC), 8-1
3. Jordan Lawson/Matthew Ledford (L-R) def. Rory Northam/Richie Liell (BC), 9-8

Lenoir-Rhyne (2-7, 1-6 SAC), Brevard (2-12, 0-4 SAC)

NCAA Division II Women's Tennis Final
Brevard 6, Lenoir-Rhyne 3
March 28, 2013 at Brevard, N.C.
McCoy Tennis Complex
Singles competition:

1. Claire Dillman (BC) def. Ivey Tant (L-R), 6-0, 6-0
2. Michelle Prata (BC) def. Nateesha Hurtt (L-R), 6-4, 6-1
3. Elise Labus (BC) def. Lacey Lapp (L-R), 1-6, 6-2, 10-4
4. Katie Ouellette (BC) def. Maggie Brown (L-R), 4-6, 6-2, 10-7
5. Nirvana Silva (BC) def. Amanda Bryan (L-R), 6-3, 6-3
6. Lenoir-Rhyne wins by default

Doubles competition:

1. Claire Dillman/Michelle Prata (BC) def. Nateesha Hurtt/Ivey Tant (L-R), 8-0
2. Maggie Brown/Lacey Lapp (L-R) def. Elise Labus/Katie Ouellette (BC), 8-3
3. Lenoir-Rhyne wins by default

Lenoir-Rhyne (0-9, 0-7 SAC), Brevard (3-9, 1-3 SAC)

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