Piedmont takes victory at Newberry
Monday, March 31, 2003 | by NC Sports Information

NEWBERRY, S.C. Ė The Newberry Womenís Tennis team won itís first match of the semester, a 5-4 decision over visiting Piedmont College Monday night at the Cannon Courts in Newberry. The PC men defeated Newberry 7-1 in the other match on the courts tonight.

The Newberry women improve to 2-6 this season, while the men drop to 1-7. The Piedmont men improve to 4-4 this season while the women drop to 2-3.

Piedmont travels to Maryville College for a Friday afternoon Great South Athletic Conference match, which begins at 3 p.m. The Lady Indians take on Wingate University in South Atlantic Conference tennis Tuesday afternoon at 2:30. Both tennis teams host Catawba Thursday afternoon at 3 p.m. 


Results-MEN       Singles
1)   Sebastian Stanescu (PC) def. Toby Rawlings (NEW) 6-0, 6-0

(2  Valentin Sigartau (PC) def. Rob Hindall (NEW) 6-1, 6-0

(3   Bryan Getty (PC) def. Oliver Elston (NEW) 6-3, 6-3

(4   Jim Gilliam (NEW) def. Nick Nash (PC) 8-1 pro set

(5   Jonathan Kerch (PC) def. Jesus Sucre (NEW) 8-4 pro set


1)   Stanejca / Sigarton (PC) def. Elston/Rawlings (NEW) 8-2

2)   Getty / Nash (PC) def. Avila/Shridhar (NEW) 8-5

3)   Kirch /Threadgill (PC) def. Hindall/Gilliam (NEW) 8-3


Results-WOMEN            Singles
1)   Nani Marquez (NEW) def. Emily Conner (PC) 6-2, 6-2

2)   Nadja Waxenegger (NEW) def. Lindsey Hughes (PC) 6-0, 6-4

3)   Cayci Stokes (NEW) def. Melissa Henry (PC) 6-3, 6-4

4)   Jennifer Mulligan (PC) def. Elizabeth Ruffalo (PC) 7-6, 4-6, 6-4

5)   Lofton Gowin (NEW) def. Julie Smith (PC) 6-1, 6-3

6)   Laurie Campbell (PC) won by default

1)   Marquez / Waxenegger (NEW) def. Conner / Henry (PC) 8-3

2)   Hughes / Campbell (PC) def. Gowin /Stokes (NEW) 10-8

3)   Renner / Brittain (PCW) won by default