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Centre Caps 2016 Campaign with Matchup Versus Oglethorpe

Centre Caps 2016 Campaign with Matchup Versus Oglethorpe

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. ( – The Centre men's tennis team dropped an 8-1 decision to No. 2 seed Oglethorpe in the opening round of the Southern Athletic Association (SAA) Tournament on Friday at Old Fort Park. The Colonels cap the 2016 season with a 5-13 ledger, while the Stormy Petrels improve to 14-5 and advance to the SAA Semifinals tomorrow.

Freshman Ben Hadlock (Okemos, Mich.) earned the lone win of the day for Centre, collecting a three-set win at the No. 3 singles slot for the Colonels. For his performance, Hadlock was named to the 2016 SAA All-Tournament Team.

Doubles Competition

1. C.J. Antonio/Rhys Richardson (OUM) def. Luke Brooks/Ben Hadlock (CENTRE-M) 8-3

2. Briton Richardson/Michael Allen (OUM) def. Alex Wermeling/Caleb Smith (CENTRE-M) 8-3

3. Angel Llerena/Richard Johnson (OUM) def. Forrest Kamperman/Cy Dutton (CENTRE-M) 8-0


Singles Competition

1. C.J. Antonio (OUM) def. Luke Brooks (CENTRE-M) 6-0, 6-0

2. Judd Motz (OUM) def. Alex Wermeling (CENTRE-M) 6-4, 6-3

3. Ben Hadlock (CENTRE-M) def. Angel Llerena (OUM) 6-3, 3-6, 1-0 (10-3)

4. Rhys Richardson (OUM) def. Caleb Smith (CENTRE-M) 6-7 (6-8), 6-2, 1-0 (10-3)

5. Briton Richardson (OUM) def. Forrest Kamperman (CENTRE-M) 6-1, 6-2

6. Michael Santaloci (OUM) def. Cy Dutton (CENTRE-M) 6-1, 6-0