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@Centre_Tennis Tops Brescia, Falls to Oglethorpe

@Centre_Tennis Tops Brescia, Falls to Oglethorpe

DANVILLE, Ky. (CentreColonels.com) - The Centre men's tennis team split a pair of matchups on Sunday, dropping a 6-3 decision to visiting Oglethorpe in Southern Athletic Association (SAA) play, before besting intrastate foe Brescia 5-4 in non-conference action. 

The Colonels move to 5-8 on the season with the split. 

Against the Stormy Petrels, the freshmen doubles duo of Adam Slone (Nicholasville, Ky.) and Max Middleton (Atlanta, Ga.) picked up an 8-6 triumph at the No. 3 slot. 

Freshman Trey Akmon (Louisville, Ky.) earned a three-set triumph over Dustin Bowie at No. 2 singles, followed by a 6-0, 6-1 victory for senior Caleb Smith (Morristown, Tenn.) at the No. 6 singles position. 

In the matchup with Brescia, senior Luke Brooks (Pineville, Ky.) collected a win at the top singles spot. Middleton added a 6-0, 6-2 triumph at No. 2 singles, before sophomore Cy Dutton (Shelbyville, Ky.) clinched the win for Centre with a 7(4)-6, 6-0 victory at the No. 5 position. 

The Colonels are back in action next Saturday, April 8 with an SAA showdown at Millsaps at 9am CT. 

 

Oglethorpe 6, Centre 3

Singles Competition

1. Rhys Richardson (OUM) def. Max Middleton (CENTRE-M) 7(2)-6, 3-6, 10-5

2. Trey Akmon (CENTRE-M) def. Dustin Bowie (OUM) 6-3, 2-6, 6-3

3. Zoe Raymond (OUM) def. Luke Brooks (CENTRE-M) 6-0, 6-0

4. Michael Santaloci (OUM) def. Matthew Ko (CENTRE-M) 6-0, 6-3

5. Matthew Magee (OUM) def. Ben Hadlock (CENTRE-M) 6-3, 6-2

6. Caleb Smith (CENTRE-M) def. Jacob Bertram (OUM) 6-0, 6-1

Doubles Competition

1. Rhys Richardson / Matthew Magee (OUM) def. Trey Akmon / Matthew Ko (CENTRE-M) 8-6

2. Zoe Raymond / Michael Santaloci (OUM) def. Luke Brooks / Logan Henize (CENTRE-M) 9-8 

3. Adam Slone / Max Middleton (CENTRE-M) def. Jacob Bertram / Dustin Bowie (OUM) 8-6

 

Centre 5, Brescia 4

Singles Competition

1. Luke Brooks (CENTRE-M) def. Hector Horcajada (BRESCIA) 7(6)-6, 6-1

2. Max Middleton (CENTRE-M) def. Jose Alcazar (BRESCIA) 6-0, 6-2

3. Turilo Duck (BRESCIA) def. Quinn Pritchett (CENTRE-M) 6-0, 6-3

4. Fernando Garcia (BRESCIA) def. Josh Joiner (CENTRE-M) 6-2, 6-3

5. Cy Dutton (CENTRE-M) def. Kevin Larrea (BRESCIA) 7(4)-6, 6-0

6. Adam Slone (CENTRE-M) W - forfeit 

Doubles Competition

1. Hector Horcajada / Jose Alcazar (BRESCIA) def. Josh Joiner / Quinn Pritchett (CENTRE-M) 8-5

2. Turilo Duck / Fernando Garcia (BRESCIA) def. Ben Hadlock / Cy Dutton (CENTRE-M) 8-3 

3. Max Middleton / Adam Slone (CENTRE-M) W - forfeit