April 16, 2010

Bobcats Advance to Semifinals with 5-0 Win

SUMTER, S.C. - The No. 1 seed Lees-McRae College men's tennis team defeated the No. 8 seed Pfeiffer University Falcons 5-0 to advance to the Conference Carolinas Tournament Semifinals on Saturday.

The Bobcats swept the three doubles matches to take a 3-0 lead and only need two more points to earn the win.

Nandor Solymosi won his singles match 6-3, 6-0, and Marko Zivkovic finished the match with a 6-2, 6-0 win to advance the Bobcats.

#1 Lees-McRae: 5 def. #8 Pfeiffer: 0

Doubles

Vanhoy/Karendal (LMC) def. Cazzaro/Lawson (PU), 9-8

Solymosi/Grove (LMC) def. Kerr/Pouchet (PU), 8-6

Sumner/Zivkovic (LMC) def. Simpson/Kaushik (PU), 8-0

Singles

Solymosi (LMC) def. Cazzaro (PU), 6-3, 6-0

Zivkovic (LMC) def. Kerr (PU), 6-2, 6-0