Two Conference Titles (1974, 1987)
Maini picks up two wins in Centre’s 6-3 loss at Oglethorpe
ATLANTA – Centre men's tennis suffered a 6-3 defeat at Oglethorpe Saturday in its penultimate match of the regular season.
The Colonels fall to 5-12 overall and 1-5 in the Southern Athletic Association, while the Stormy Petrels – ranked 13th in the Atlantic South Region – improve to 12-6 (3-3 SAA).
Trailing 2-1 after doubles action, the Colonels picked up two singles victories.
The rookie Maini toughed out a three-set win against the senior Motz at No. 1 singles, winning the tiebreak set by a narrow 14-12 score.
Max Middleton (Atlanta) earned a hard-fought 6-4, 7-5 win against Bowie at No. 2 singles for Centre's third and final point.
Centre completes its regular season Sunday at Berry at 10 a.m.