Athletic News

February 19, 2011
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Huntingdon College
News Release

Hawks Win, 7-2, Over NAIA's Spring Hill

MOBILE, Ala. --- The Huntingdon College's men's tennis team picked up their second win on the season, 7-2, on the road against Spring Hill College.

Huntingdon (2-1) won each of its No. 2 and No. 3 doubles matches, 8-3, against the Badgers. Freshman Tyler Creamer and sophomore Larry Pritchett defeated No. 2 Burke Defraites and Jason Neue, while Huntingdon's No. 3 senior B.J. Foroughian and freshman Dylan Carr beat Jake Lyons and Joshua Shultz. Spring Hill picked up its first point in the No. 1 doubles match, when Chris Link and Mike Logan defeated senior Zach Molin and junior Sean Jackson, 8-5.

In singles competition Huntingdon took 5-of-6 points to secure the, 7-2, win. No. 6 Carr defeated Spring Hill's Johnny Negmyilay, 7-5, 6-1, while Foroughian won in three sets, 4-6, 6-1, 6-3, at the 5th spot against Defraites. Huntingdon's Pritchett picked up a win in the No. 4 position, 6-1, 6-1, over Lyons. Jackson dropped Huntingdon's only singles match, 6-2, 6-4, at the third spot against Neue.

Huntingdon's Creamer picked up a win over No. 2 singles Logan, 7-6, 6-1, while Molin defeated Link, 6-1, 6-1, at the No. 1 singles position.

Huntingdon returns to action on Saturday, Feb. 26, taking on Oglethorpe University in Atlanta, Ga. The match is scheduled to begin at 1 p.m. Central.


Hodge Patterson
Sports Information Director
Phone: (334) 833-4579

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