FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEMisenheimer, NC – The Pfeiffer University men’s and women’s tennis teams hosted a dual match against Jaguars of Augusta State University on Friday afternoon. Both teams lost to Augusta State on an afternoon so chilly ice was found surrounding the court. The Pfeiffer men lost 7-2, while the women lost 9-0. Augusta State is currently ranked #21 and #25 nationally for their men’s and women’s teams, respectively.
PFEIFFER SPORTS INFORMATION
Friday, February 6, 2009
RESULTS VS. AUGUSTA STATE (2009-02-06 14:00:00)
Johan deWit (Windhoek, Namibia) and Philip Lawson (Johannesburg, South Africa) earned the win in the first doubles match, 8-6. Freshman Sid Kaushik (India) brought home the only singles victory of the day for the Falcons. He took the match 6-1, 6-1.
The Pfeiffer women were shut out by the Jaguars with Augusta State winning all double and singles matches.Pfeiffer v. Augusta State 02/06/09 Doubles Dewit/Lawson v. Stevenson/Ferrardes - P 8-6 Kaushik/Simpson v. Boturao/Milhati - A 8-1 Flores/Pouchet v. Zermatten/Ramos - A 8-4 Singles Lawson v. Boturao - A 7-6(5), 6-2 Kaushik v. Stevenson - P 6-1, 6-1 DeWit v. Ferrandes - A 6-0, 6-3 Flores v. Milhati - A 6-4, 6-1 Pouchet v. Zermatten - A 6-3, 6-1 Simpson v. Ramos - A 6-4, 6-1