Athletic News

February 26, 2010
For immediate release:

Huntingdon College
News Release

Hawks Suffer First Loss of the Season to NAIA Foe Spring Hill

MONTGOMERY, Ala.—The Huntingdon men’s tennis team suffered its first loss of the 2010 season on Friday, falling 6-3 to NAIA foe Spring Hill at the Huntingdon Tennis Courts.

With the loss, the Hawks fall to 2-1 on the season, while the Badgers improved to 1-2 on the year.

Senior Kent Hagan and junior B.J. Foroughian earned the first point of the match for Huntingdon, defeating Burke DeFraites and Chris Link at the No. 1 doubles spot. However, following the doubles portion of the match, the Hawks trailed 2-1.

In singles play, Huntingdon earned victories at the top two positions. Hagan rallied to defeat Mike Logan 6-4, 1-6, 6-1 at the No. 1 position, while Foroughian rolled past Joshua Schultz at the No. 2 spot, 6-2, 6-1.

The Hawks will return to action on Friday, March 5, when they host Oglethorpe at 1 p.m.

COMPLETE RESULTS

Doubles

  1. Kent Hagan/B.J. Foroughian (HC) def. Burke DeFraites/Chris Link (SHC) 8-4
  2. Mike Logan/Joshua Schultz (SHC) def. Stephen Butts/Zane Smith (HC) 8-2
  3. Wil Amanor/Jake Lyons (SHC) def. Larry Pritchett/Ben Nobrega (HC) 8-1

Singles

  1. Kent Hagan (HC) def. Mike Logan (SHC) 6-4, 1-6, 6-1
  2. B.J. Foroughian (HC) def. Joshua Schultz (SHC) 6-2, 6-1
  3. Chris Link (SHC) def. Stephen Butts (HC) 6-1, 6-0
  4. Burke DeFraites (SHC) def. Zane Smith (HC) 6-1, 6-1
  5. Jake Lyons (SHC) def. Larry Pritchett (HC) 6-2, 7-5
  6. Jonathan Ames (SHC) def. Stacy Terry (HC) 6-0, 6-4

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Tim Lutz
Sports Information Director
Phone: (334) 833-4579
tlutz@huntingdon.edu

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


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