Athletic News

April 30, 2011
For immediate release:

Huntingdon College
News Release

Hawks Advance to GSAC Championship after Defeating Maryville, 5-0, on Saturday

LAGRANGE, Ga. --- Huntingdon College’s men’s tennis team advanced to the Great South Athletic Conference championship after defeating Maryville College, 5-0, on Saturday in LaGrange, Georgia.

Huntingdon (14-7) swept the doubles’ matches taking a three point advantage, 3-0, into singles competition.

In singles, four matches went unfinished on Saturday with the Hawks ahead in every contest. Tyler Creamer and Dylan Carr picked up the two victories sending the Hawks into the GSAC Championship on Sunday, May 1, against second-seeded Piedmont College beginning at 1 p.m. Eastern. 

2011 GSAC Tennis TournamentMaryville College Men's Tennis vs Huntingdon College (Apr 30, 2011)
Huntingdon College 5, Maryville College Men's Tennis 0
Apr 30, 2011 at LaGrange, GA

Singles competition1. Zach Molin (HCM) vs. Zach Clark (MCM) 6-0, 2-1, unfinished
2. Tyler Creamer (HCM) def. Chaz Elrod (MCM) 6-0, 6-0
3. Sean Jackson (HCM) vs. Matthew Breeden (MCM) 4-3, unfinished
4. B.J. Foroughian (HCM) vs. Christian Lockhart (MCM) 6-4, 3-2, unfinished
5. Larry Pritchett (HCM) vs. Tyler Odle (MCM) 6-0, 5-0, unfinished
6. Dylan Carr (HCM) def. Jordan Keller (MCM) 6-0, 6-1

Doubles competition1. B.J. Foroughian/Sean Jackson (HCM) def. Zach Clark/Chaz Elrod (MCM) 8-5
2. Tyler Creamer/Larry Pritchett (HCM) def. Matthew Breeden/Christian Lockhart (MCM) 8-1
3. Zach Molin/Dylan Carr (HCM) def. Jordan Keller/Tyler Odle (MCM) 8-1

Match NotesSemifinals GSAC Championship Tournament

For more information on the GSAC tennis tournament, visit http://www.greatsouth.org/sports/2010/6/29/SB_0629103732.aspx?path=mten

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Hodge Patterson
Sports Information Director
Phone: (334) 833-4579
hpatterson@huntingdon.edu


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