No. 22 Sewanee Finishes 4-1 in Weekend Split Squad Contests

No. 22 Sewanee Finishes 4-1 in Weekend Split Squad Contests

SEWANEE, Tenn. / FREDERICKSBURG, Va. - The 22nd-ranked Sewanee men's team finished the weekend 4-1 in split squad action.

INSIDE THE MATCHUPS
Final Score, Match 1: No. 29 Mary Washington (3-0) 5, Sewanee 4
Final Score, Match 2: Sewanee 9, Transylvania (0-1) 0
Final Score, Match 3: Sewanee 7, No. 39 Coe (5-3) 2
Final Score, Match 4: Sewanee 7, No. 37 Stevens (0-3) 2
Final Score, Match 5: Sewanee (8-2) 7, LaGrange (3-2) 2
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HOW IT HAPPENED, MARY WASHINGTON
-Sewanee edged Mary Washington in doubles, 2-1 but the Eagles made it interesting: taking wins at the No. 2, No. 4 and No. 5 singles to force a 5-5 tie,

-The 4 and 5 singles went three sets, with the home team taking the match. Going into the six singles looking to win the match, Alejandro Becker rallied to force a third set with a 7-6 set victory, but Cole Tecce, tied 5-5 in the final set, won the next two points to secure the match for the 29th ranked team in Division III.

MARY WASHINGTON SINGLES RESULTS
1. Jack Gray (SEWANEE) def. Matt Miles (UMW) 6-0, 7-5
2. Patrick Hughes (UMW) def. Ryan Olps (SEWANEE) 3-6, 6-3, 6-2
3. Andres Carro (SEWANEE) def. Derek Hagino (UMW) 6-3, 6-2
4. Michael Fleming (UMW) def. Jordan Brewer (SEWANEE) 6-4, 2-6, 6-3
5. Moses Hutchison (UMW) def. Jack Metzger (SEWANEE) 6-3, 2-6, 6-1
6. Cole Tecce (UMW) def. Alejandro Becker (SEWANEE) 6-3, 6-7, 7-5

MARY WASHINGTON DOUBLES RESULTS
1. Michael Fleming/Matt Miles (UMW) def. Jack Gray/Alejandro Becker (SEWANEE) 9-8
2. Andres Carro/Jordan Brewer (SEWANEE) def. Derek Hagino/Patrick Hughes (UMW) 8-5
3. Ryan Olps/Jack Metzger (SEWANEE) def. Ryland Byrd/Moses Hutchison (UMW) 8-6

HOW IT HAPPENED, TRANSYLVANIA
-Back home, Sewanee took down Transy in a 9-0 sweep, with sweeps coming at the No. two, three, five and six singles.

TRANSYLVANIA SINGLES RESULTS
1. Dane Hawthorne (SEWANEE) def. Luke Groene (TRANSYM) 6-2, 6-1
2. Davis Owen (SEWANEE) def. Dylan Moore (TRANSYM) 6-0, 6-0
3. Fletcher Kerr (SEWANEE) def. Eric Sandknop (TRANSYM) 6-0, 6-0
4. Hayden Loeb (SEWANEE) def. Brandon Stofleth (TRANSYM) 6-0, 6-1
5. Mike Tefel (SEWANEE) def. J.T. Henderson (TRANSYM) 6-0, 6-0
6. Zan Meyer (SEWANEE) def. Daniel Cooper (TRANSYM) 6-0, 6-0

TRANSYLVANIA DOUBLES RESULTS
1. Hayden Loeb/Fletcher Kerr (SEWANEE) def. Luke Groene/Dylan Moore (TRANSYM) 8-4
2. Davis Owen/Dane Hawthorne (SEWANEE) def. Brandon Stofleth/Edis Sinanovic (TRANSYM) 8-0
3. Mac McCullough/Hamza Khan (SEWANEE) def. J.T. Henderson/Daniel Cooper (TRANSYM) 8-1

HOW IT HAPPENED, COE
-In Virginia, Coe took two of the three doubles matches, but the duo of Jack Gray and Alejandro Becker avoided the sweep with a win over No. 17 Anderson/Ackert 8-6.

-In singles, the Tigers took two wins over ranked opponents, as Gray and Olps won at the one and the two. Gray downed No. 19 Brady Anderson, 6-1, 1-6, 7-5, while Olps defeated No. 50 Nate Ackert, 3-6, 6-3, 6-4.

-Leading 3-2, the Purple and Gold completed the sweep in singles to win the contest, 7-2.

COE SINGLES RESULTS
1. Jack Gray (SEWANEE) def. #19 Brady Anderson (COEM) 6-1, 1-6, 7-5
2. Ryan Olps (SEWANEE) def. #50 Nate Ackert (COEM) 3-6, 6-3, 6-4
3. Andres Carro (SEWANEE) def. Luke Ford (COEM) 7-6, 6-2
4. Jordan Brewer (SEWANEE) def. Jake Kudrick (COEM) 6-1, 6-2
5. Jack Metzger (SEWANEE) def. Evgeny Pakhomenko (COEM) 7-6, 7-6
6. Alejandro Becker (SEWANEE) def. Nate Greiner (COEM) 6-7, 6-4, 6-4

COE DOUBLES RESULTS
1. Jack Gray/Alejandro Becker (SEWANEE) def. #17 Brady Anderson/Nate Ackert (COEM) 8-6
2. Josh Pudlo/Luke Ford (COEM) def. Jordan Brewer/Andres Carro (SEWANEE) 8-2
3. Jake Kudrick/Nate Greiner (COEM) def. Ryan Olps/Jack Metzger (SEWANEE) 8-4

HOW IT HAPPENED, STEVENS
-The Tigers found their way to another victory in Virginia with a 7-2 win over the Ducks.

-Sewanee took two of three in doubles and won five of six in singles.

STEVENS SINGLES RESULTS
1. Jack Gray (SEWANEE) def. Danny Polk (STEVENS) 6-2, 6-3
2. Keegan Morris (STEVENS) def. Ryan Olps (SEWANEE) 3-6, 6-3, 6-3
3. Andres Carro (SEWANEE) def. William Persson (STEVENS) 1-6, 6-2, 6-4
4. Jordan Brewer (SEWANEE) def. Kyle Henry (STEVENS) 6-3, 6-4
5. Jack Metzger (SEWANEE) def. Bryan Szayna (STEVENS) 6-1, 6-2
6. Aubrey Davis (SEWANEE) def. Arjun Krishnan (STEVENS) 6-3, 7-6 (2-0)

STEVENS DOUBLES RESULTS
1. Danny Polk/William Persson (STEVENS) def. Jack Gray/Aubrey Davis (SEWANEE) 8-4
2. Andres Carro/Jordan Brewer (SEWANEE) def. Kyle Henry/Bryan Szayna (STEVENS) 8-3
3. Jack Metzger/Ryan Olps (SEWANEE) def. Keegan Morris/Mark Kanevsky (STEVENS) 9-8 (11-0)

HOW IT HAPPENED, LAGRANGE
-To wrap up the weekend, the Tigers defeated Panthers at home with a sweep in doubles before taking four of six in singles to secure the team's eighth win of 2018.

LAGRANGE SINGLES RESULTS
1. Davis Owen (SEWANEE) def. Mitchell Corley (LCM) 6-0, 6-1
2. Dane Hawthorne (SEWANEE) def. Will Thompson (LCM) 6-4, 6-1
3. Fletcher Kerr (SEWANEE) def. Alan Valdez (LCM) 6-0, 6-0
4. Hayden Loeb (SEWANEE) def. John Mitchell Benton (LCM) 6-3, 6-4
5. Caleb Edde (LCM) def. Hamza Khan (SEWANEE) 4-6, 7-5, 14-12
6. Carlos Valdez (LCM) def. Edward O'Neal (SEWANEE) 4-6, 7-5, 10-4

LAGRANGE DOUBLES RESULTS
1. Davis Owen/Fletcher Kerr (SEWANEE) def. Mitchell Corley/Alan Valdez (LCM) 8-1
2. Hamza Khan/Hayden Loeb (SEWANEE) def. Will Thompson/Caleb Edde (LCM) 8-5
3. Mac McCullough/Sean Halloran (SEWANEE) def. John Mitchell Benton/Trevor McLemore (LCM) 9-7

UP NEXT
The Tigers will take time off before their next match on the road on March 10, opening Southern Athletic Association play with Centre in Danville, Ky.

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