Two Conference Titles (1974, 1987)
Colonels take first SAA victory of the season in 8-1 win at Hendrix
CONWAY, Ark. – Centre men's tennis earned its first Southern Athletic Association victory of the season Sunday, dropping Hendrix by a wide 8-1 margin.
The Colonels move to 5-10 overall with a 1-4 mark in SAA action, while the host Warriors dip to 0-11 (0-5 SAA).
The Colonels won all six singles matches - five in straight sets and one (Ko over Robbie Kiss) by default.
Arpit Maini (Spartanburg, S.C.) made quick work of Kristian Lenser on court one, 6-1, 6-3, and Middleton followed at No. 2 with a 6-1, 6-2 decision over Daniel Habenicht.
Adam Slone (Lexington, Ky.) defeated Lefler, 6-3, 6-0, at No. 3 singles, and Hadlock cruised past Payakachat in No. 5, 6-0, 6-1.
Finally, Joiner took No. 6 singles by a 6-1, 6-2 mark over MaassonVetters.
The Colonels close the regular season next weekend on the road, beginning Saturday at Oglethorpe at 9 a.m. ET.