Two Conference Titles (1974, 1987) 

Colonels Bested by Visiting Millsaps

Colonels Bested by Visiting Millsaps

DANVILLE, Ky. ( – The Centre men's tennis team dropped an 8-1 decision at the hands of Millsaps on Saturday in a Southern Athletic Association (SAA) match. The Colonels fell to 5-9 overall and 1-3 in SAA action, while the Majors improved to 12-7 on the season and 2-2 in conference play.

Junior Caleb Smith (Morristown, Tenn.) picked up the lone victory on the day for Centre, earning a 7-5, 6-2 triumph at No. 5 singles over Josh Shearin.

Senior Alex Wermeling (Lexington, Ky.) and freshman Ben Hadlock (Okemos, Mich.) each forced three sets at No. 3 and No. 4 singles, respectively.

The Colonels are right back in action tomorrow morning hosting Birmingham Southern in another SAA matchup in Danville.


Singles competition

 1. Diego Marti-Vertiz (MILLSAPS) def. Logan Henize (CENTRE-M) 6-1, 6-2

2. Alex Centurion (MILLSAPS) def. Luke Brooks (CENTRE-M) 6-0, 6-3

3. Emerson Brundick (MILLSAPS) def. Alex Wermeling (CENTRE-M) 7-5, 2-6, 10-8

4. Avinash Ananth (MILLSAPS) def. Ben Hadlock (CENTRE-M) 6-0, 1-6, 11-9

5. Caleb Smith (CENTRE-M) def. Josh Shearin (MILLSAPS) 7-5, 6-2

6. Sean Solomonoff (MILLSAPS) def. Forrest Kamperman (CENTRE-M) 6-4, 6-1


Doubles competition

 1. Alex Centurion/Diego Marti-Vertiz (MILLSAPS) def. Luke Brooks/Ben Hadlock (CENTRE-M) 8-3

2. Cooper Cearley/Emerson Brundick (MILLSAPS) def. Alex Wermeling/Caleb Smith (CENTRE-M) 8-2

3. Cameron Doles/Ryan Henry (MILLSAPS) def. Cy Dutton/Logan Henize (CENTRE-M) 9-7