Mars Hill tops Eagles in SAC regular season finale, 5-2
JEFFERSON CITY, Tenn. – Mars Hill College's Lucas Simm and Enrico Patriarca each won twice as the Lions topped Carson-Newman in South Atlantic Conference action, 5-2, in Jefferson City on Friday afternoon.
With the win, Mars Hill moves to 5-4 in SAC play and 7-8 overall. The Eagles fall to 1-8 in league play and 4-14 overall.
Simm would follow with a 6-1, 6-3 win over Slagle at No. 1 singles, while Patriarca would slip past the Eales' Dusty Davis, 6-3, 6-4 at No. 2 singles.
Carson-Newman picked up a point at No. 3 singles when Holdway topped Oyaga, 6-2, 6-1, but Mars Hill would close out the match as Lima beat Acker, 6-2, 6-4 for the fifth and final point.
C-N wraps up its regular season on Saturday against Georgetown (Ky.) at noon in Jefferson City.
April 15, 2011
At Jefferson City, Tenn.
Mars Hill 5, Carson-Newman 2
1. Lucas Simm/Enrico Patriarca (MH) d. Trent Slagle/Chris Acker (C-N) 8-4
2. Paul Birdsong/Adriano Kira (C-N) d. Guilherme Lima/Setvan Stankovic (MH) 8-3
3. Brad Bassinger/Carlos Oyaga (MH) d. Derek Holdway/Dalton Moore (C-N) 8-3
1. Simm (MH) d. Trent Slagle (C-N) 6-1,6-3
2. Patriarca (MH) d. Dusty Davis (C-N) 6-3,6-4
3. Derek Holdway (C-N) d. Oyaga (MH) 6-2,6-1
4. Lima (MH) d. Chris Acker (C-N) 6-2,6-4
5. Adriano Kira (C-N) vs. Bassinger (MH) DNF
6. Dalton Moore (C-N) vs. Stankovic (MH) DNF