Thursday, March 20, 2014


ANDERSON, S.C.- The Brevard College (1- 9, 0-2 SAC) men’s tennis team traveled for their second South Atlantic Conference match up against Anderson University (4-4, 4-1 SAC) losing 9-0 at Max Grubbs Memorial Courts on Thursday, March 20.

Brevard came close to take a few points from the Trojans but were unable to grasp the win during the sets. David Taggart competed against Juan Carracedo in extra sets in the No.1 singles spots. The first two were 6-1 then 1-6 turning into 10-6 for the final.

George Finch kept up with Danilo Faria finishing each 6-4 while also coming up short in No.3 doubles with partner Guilherme Prophirio. Finch and Prophirio only allowed Tomas Passalacqua and Inaki Iriberry to win by two points for the win with a final score of 8-6. AU captured the other two doubles at 8-2.

The Trojans outscored the Tornados in singles to finish the match at 9-0.

BC will host their third SAC match-up against Mars Hill on Monday, March 24 at the McCoy Tennis Complex at 2:00 p.m.

Tennis Match Results
Brevard College vs Anderson

Mar 20, 2014 at Anderson, S.C.
(Max Grubbs Memorial Courts)
Anderson 9, Brevard College 0

Singles competition
1. Juan Carracedo (AU-M) def. David Taggart (BCMTEN) 1-6, 6-1, 10-6
2. Tomas Passalacqua (AU-M) def. Rory Northam (BCMTEN) 6-1, 6-0
3. Mateo Rivas (AU-M) def. Nathan Sabate (BCMTEN) 6-2, 6-1
4. Paul Michael Calhoun (AU-M) def. Christoph Plasa (BCMTEN) 6-0, 6-0
5. Inaki Iriberry (AU-M) def. Guilherme Prophirio (BCMTEN) 6-4, 6-1
6. Danilo Faria (AU-M) def. George Finch (BCMTEN) 6-4, 6-4

Doubles competition
1. Juan Carracedo/Mateo Rivas (AU-M) def. David Taggart/Rory Northam (BCMTEN) 8-2
2. Paul Michael Calhoun/Danilo Faria (AU-M) def. Christoph Plasa/Nathan Sabate (BCMTEN) 8-2
3. Tomas Passalacqua/Inaki Iriberry (AU-M) def. George Finch/Guilherme Prophirio (BCMTEN) 8-6

Match Notes:
Brevard College 1-9 (0-2 SAC)
Anderson 4-4 (4-1 SAC)