February 25, 2009

Bobcats Sweep Railsplitters in Straight Sets

BANNER ELK, N.C. - The Lees-McRae College men's tennis team defeated the Lincoln Memorial Railsplitters without losing a set during the match Wednesday afternoon in nonconference action.


Conference Carolinas Player of the Week Nandor Solymosi continued his four match win streak with a 6-0, 6-2 win at the number one position. Solymosi and Graham Battle continued their three match win streak at the number three doubles position with an 8-3 victory.

With the win the Bobcats improve to 4-5 on the season. The team is 3-1 against NCAA Division II opponents.

Singles
1. Nandor Solymosi (LMC) def. Bastian Guenther (LMU) 6-0, 6-2
2. Alex Mojski (LMC) def. Andras Pauko (LMU) 6-2, 6-1
3. Shawn Sumner (LMC) def. Tom Goossens (LMU) 6-2, 6-3
4. Travis VanHoy (LMC) def. Gabor Heredi-Szabo (LMU) 6-1, 6-1
5. Steve Karendal (LMC) def. Hannes Ganss (LMU) 6-3, 6-1
6. Marko Zivkovic (LMC) def. Zack Jones (LMU) 6-1, 6-0

Double
1. Mojski/Karendal (LMC) def. Pauko/Szabo (LMU) 8-0
2. Sumner/VanHoy (LMC) def. Ganss/Guenther (LMU) 8-5
3. Solymosi/Graham Battle (LMC) def. Jones/Goossens (LMU) 8-3

Pictured: Graham Battle