DANVILLE, Ky. (March 8, 2014) – The Sewanee men's tennis team opened Southern Athletic Association (SAA) play with a 9-0 win at Centre, Saturday.
The Tigers opened the match by sweeping all three doubles matches. Connor Winkler and Avery Schober won at No. 1, 8-3. Eric Roddy and Scott Gallimore, along with Rand Jackson and Alex Cooper, closed out the victories in doubles.
In singles action, the Tigers continued to dominate. Sewanee did not drop a set and only lost 10 total games in a combined six matches.
Schober earned a win over Woody Rini at No. 1, 6-1, 6-4 while Winkler topped Logan Henre in straight sets, 6-0, 6-1.
Jackson then earned a 6-1, 6-0 victory at No. 3 against Caleb Smith. At No. 4 singles, Roddy had little trouble with Lucas Brooks winning 6-0, 6-1.
Finally, Gallimore and Cooper defeated Carter Richardson (6-0, 6-2) and Dan Miller (6-0, 6-0) at No. 5 and No. 6, respectively.
Sewanee heads into spring break with a 3-1 overall record. The Tigers return to action at Biola on Friday, March 14. That contest is scheduled to begin at 2:00 p.m. (PST).
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