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Mount Olive Downs L-R In Women's Tennis PDF Print
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Saturday, 08 February 2014 12:29

The Lenoir-Rhyne Women's Tennis Team (2-2) suffered a 6-3 loss to Mount Olive (4-0) Friday afternoon in the first match of the spring for the Bears at Hickory High School.


L-R senior Lacey Lapp (Maitland, Fla.) and junior Maggie Brown (Cranford, N.J.) won at fourth and fifth singles, respectively, despite the loss


In addition, the duo of Nateesha Hurtt (Jacksonville, Fla.) and senior Lela Sparks Thompson (Hickory, N.C.) prevailed at second doubles.


The pair defeated Mount Olive's Alejandra Hernandez (Mexico City, Mexico) and Maite Belloso (San Sebastian, Spain), 8-6.


The Lenoir-Rhyne Women's Tennis Team next faces Converse in Spartanburg, S.C., on Saturday afternoon beginning at 1:00 p.m.



NCAA Division II Women's Tennis

Mount Olive vs Lenoir-Rhyne

February 7, 2014

Hickory, N.C.

Hickory High School



Mount Olive 6, Lenoir-Rhyne 3

Singles competition:

1. Francesca Ceppi (UMO) def. Zorica Djuric (L-R), 6-3, 7-6 (7-5)

2. Alejandra Hernandez (UMO) def. Nateesha Hurtt (L-R), 2-6, 6-0, 5-5, retired

3. Roxanne Chouinard (UMO) def. Lela Sparks Thompson (L-R), 6-0, 6-2

4. Lacey Lapp (L-R) def. Samara Paldinho (UMO), 6-2, 6-2

5. Maggie Brown (L-R) def. Paulina Delgado (UMO), 6-4, 1-6, 10-8

6. Maite Belloso (UMO) def. Amanda Bryan (L-R), 6-3, 6-3



Doubles competition:

1. Francesca Ceppi/Roxanne Chouinard (UMO) def. Zorica Djuric/Lacey Lapp (L-R), 8-1

2. Nateesha Hurtt/Lela Sparks Thompson (L-R) def. Alejandra Hernandez/Maite Belloso (UMO), 8-6

3. Samara Paldinho/Paulina Delgado (UMO) def. Maggie Brown/Meaghan Liner (L-R), 9-7



Records: Mount Olive (4-0), Lenoir-Rhyne (2-2)



Mount Olive downs Lenoir-Rhyne, 8-1



The Lenoir-Rhyne Men's Tennis Team (1-3) opened the spring portion of its schedule with an 8-1 setback to Mount Olive (4-1) Friday afternoon at Hickory High School.


Despite the loss, the Bears did pick up a victory at fifth singles thanks to junior John Christian Reid (Claremont, N.C.).


Reid defeated Mount Olive's Paul Wiederspahn (Wuppertal, Germany) by scores of 6-2, 4-6 and 12-10.


The Lenoir-Rhyne Men's Tennis Team returns to action on Saturday, February 15, against Greensboro College in Greensboro, N.C., beginning at 1:30 p.m.



NCAA Division II Men's Tennis

Mount Olive vs Lenoir-Rhyne

February 7, 2014

Hickory, N.C.

Hickory High School



Mount Olive 8, Lenoir-Rhyne 1



Singles competition:

1. Edgar Bub (UMO) def. Robin Hochguertel (L-R), 6-2, 6-1

2. Matheus Ribiero (UMO) def. Kilian Symalla (L-R), 6-2, 6-3

3. Henric Falkenberg (UMO) def. Hunter Pack (L-R), 6-1, 6-3

4. Stanley Roffe (UMO) def. Matthew Ledford (L-R), 6-1, 6-3

5. John Christian Reid (L-R) def. Paul Wiederspahn (UMO), 6-2, 4-6, 12-10

6. Brahm Moolman (UMO) def. Filip Dobrosavljevic (L-R), 6-1, 6-1


Doubles competition:

1. Edgar Bub/Rik Wolthuis (UMO) def. Robin Hochguertel/Hunter Pack (L-R), 8-2

2. Matt Finnerty/Henric Falkenberg (UMO) def. John Christian Reid/Kilian Symalla (L-R), 8-1

3. Stanley Roffe/Paul Wiederspahn (UMO) def. Filip Dobrosavljevic/Jordan Lawson (L-R), 8-4



Records: Mount Olive (4-1), Lenoir-Rhyne (1-3)

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