FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEMisenheimer, NC – The Pfeiffer men’s and women’s tennis team swept the Quakers of Guilford College in a dual match on Tuesday afternoon. Both teams shut out the visitors 9-0. The Pfeiffer women improve to 5-6 overall, while the men rise to 5-5.
PFEIFFER SPORTS INFORMATION
Tuesday, March 17, 2009
RESULTS VS. GUILFORD (2009-03-17 13:00:00)
Maddy Billeter (Boca Raton, FL) and Jonell Carpenter (Zebulon, NC) took the first doubles match 8-5, while Catie Thomas (Asheboro, NC) and Amanda Huffaker (Maryville, TN) won 8-2 in the second doubles match. Because the Quakers had only five women the third match was forfeited and credited as a Pfeiffer win.
Patty Dominguez (Caracas, Venezuela) started singles play off with a 6-0, 6-0 shutout in the number one position. Billeter and Huffaker each marked a 6-0 set in their matches at the fourth and fifth positions.
The Pfeiffer men started the day with three wins in the doubles matches. Philip Lawson (Johannesburg, South Africa) and Johan deWit (Windoek, Namibia) took the first match 8-2, while Sid Kaushik (Chennai, India) and AJ Flores (Atlanta, GA) won their set 8-2. Frank Pouchet (Miami, FL) and Cody Simpson (Dobson, NC) added in an 8-0 win.
Lawson won in the number one singles match 6-2, 6-1 to start off individual play. De Wit and Pouchet each chipped in two 6-0 sets, while Simpson added a 6-0, 6-1 win.
The Pfeiffer women return to the court on Wednesday versus Converse at 3:00 PM. The men play on Friday at 3:00 PM versus Chowan.Pfeiffer v. Guilford 03/17/09 Doubles Billeter/Carpenter v. Bollag/Killion - P 8-5 Thomas/Huffaker v. Simpson/Wyatt - P 8-2 Dickens/Dominguez v XX Singles Dominguez v. Bollag - P 6-0, 6-0 Thomas v. Simpson - P 6-2, 6-1 Carpenter v. Killion - P 1-6, 7-6 (7-5), 10-8 Billeter v. Wyatt - P 6-4, 6-0 Huffaker v. Goldberg - P 6-0, 6-1 Dickens v. X