Results vs. Lenoir Rhyne (2009-02-20 01:00:00)
February 20, 2009Misenheimer, NC – The Pfeiffer men’s and women’s tennis teams were both victorious over the Bears of Lenoir-Rhyne University on Friday afternoon. The Falcon men won 7-2, while the women won 8-1 in this non-conference match. Pfeiffer men improve to 2-2 and the women improve to 3-3.
The men’s team won two of the three doubles matches with the teams of deWit-Lawson and Simpson-Pouchet claiming victory 8-6 and 8-3, respectively. Five of the six singles matches were won by Pfeiffer with number one Philip Lawson (Johannesburg, South Africa) winning 6-4, 6-1. Cody Simpson (Dobson, NC) won his first singles match of the season 6-4, 6-2 in the number six spot.
Pfeiffer women’s tennis took their third victory of the season 8-1, dropping only one doubles match to the Bears. The duos of Dominguez-Billeter and Carpenter-Dickens took their doubles matches 8-0 and 8-3, respectively. Patty Dominguez (Caracas, Venezuela) led the Falcons with a win in the number one position 6-1, 6-2.Pfeiffer v. Lenoir-Rhyne 02/20/09 Doubles deWit/Lawson v. Fichardt/Fichardt - P 8-6 Flores/Kaushik v. Saavedra/Owens - L 8-6 Simpson/Puchet v. Summer/Dunn - P 8-3 Singles Lawson v. B. Fichardt - P 6-4, 6-1 Kaushik v. J. Fichardt - P 3-6, 6-0, 7-6 (7-5) de Wit v. Saavedra - L 3-6, 6-2, 6-3 Flores v. Gaines - P 6-0,6-1 Pouchet v. Dunn - P 6-2, 7-6 (7-5) Simpson v. Owens - P 6-4, 6-2