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PFEIFFER SPORTS INFORMATION
Thursday, March 13, 2014
MEN'S TENNIS NARROWLY DEFEATS LENOIR-RHYNE; WIN STREAK UP TO THREE

HICKORY, N.C. - The Pfeiffer men's tennis team made it just about as close as they could on Thursday, picking up an impressive road win at Lenoir-Rhyne, 5-4.  With the win the Falcons improve to 7-2 overall this season and extend their current win streak to three.  The loss drops Lenoir-Rhyne to 4-8.

The Falcons went 4-2 in singles competition, picking up victories from sophomore Loic Minery, freshman Axel Woerner, junior Stephen Miller, and senior Bret Williams.  With the wins, Minery improves his season singles record to 8-1, Woerner jumps to 6-2 overall, and Miller who's now won five straight matches, improves to 7-2.

In doubles play Pfeiffer went 1-2, with their only win coming from the duo of Minery and junior Sebastian Wernecke.  The win brings the pair's doubles record to 7-1 on the season.

The Falcons return to action on March 15th when they welcome conference foe Lees-McRae to Misenheimer.  Match time is set for 2:00 p.m.