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Colonels Wrap Up Spring Trip at Piedmont

Colonels Wrap Up Spring Trip at Piedmont

DEMOREST, Ga. ( – The Centre men's tennis team dropped a 7-2 decision at the hands of host Piedmont on Monday afternoon at the Burgen Tennis Courts. The Colonels fall to 4-7 on the season, while the Lions improved to 5-5 with the win. Piedmont came into the match ranked 20th in the Atlantic South region.

In doubles play, the duo of freshman Cy Dutton (Shelbyville, Ky.) and junior Logan Henize (Cincinnati, Ohio) blanked the Lions' Harrison LaBollita and Brent Jenkins by a score of 8-0.

On the singles side, junior Caleb Smith (Morristown, Tenn.) collected a 6-2, 6-3 victory at the No. 5 position.

Centre is back in action on Saturday, April 2 at Rhodes at 9:00 a.m. CT. The Colonels then travel to Hendrix for an 11:00 a.m. CT match on Sunday, April 3.


Singles competition

 1. Nathan Metzger (PCM) def. Logan Henize (CENTRE-M) 6-2, 6-3
2. Matthew Metzger (PCM) def. Luke Brooks (CENTRE-M) 6-0, 6-0
3. Bryan Barnett (PCM) def. Alex Wermeling (CENTRE-M) 6-3, 6-0
4. Brent Jenkins (PCM) def. Ben Hadlock (CENTRE-M) 7-5, 6-1
5. Caleb Smith (CENTRE-M) def. Robbie Werner (PCM) 6-2, 6-3
6. Harrison LaBollita (PCM) def. Cy Dutton (CENTRE-M) 6-1, 6-2


Doubles competition

1. Matthew Metzger/Nathan Metzger (PCM) def. Luke Brooks/Ben Hadlock (CENTRE-M) 8-0
2. Robbie Werner/Bryan Barnett (PCM) def. Alex Wermeling/Caleb Smith (CENTRE-M) 9-8 (7-3)
3. Cy Dutton/Logan Henize (CENTRE-M) def. Harrison LaBollita/Brent Jenkins (PCM) 8-0