Thursday, February 27, 2014


MISENHEIMER, N.C.- The Brevard College (0-4) men’s tennis team lost 7-2 while traveling to Pfeiffer University Falcons (4-1) for a non-conference match on Thursday, February 27 at Knapp Tennis center.

Nathan Sabate and George Finch anchored Brevard by gaining both wins off the singles competition. Nathan Sabate competed against Pfieffer’s Timmy Moline in the No. 3 singles spot winning both sets 6-2. The Tornados No. 6 singles spot was represented with a win by George Finch against the Falcons Zack Huff with scores 5-7, 6-3, 10-4.

Finch and Sabate paired up for a doubles run in the No. 3 spot coming within one at 9-8 but were unable to close play for a point.

Despite a strong pairing in the No. 1 doubles between David Taggart and Rory Northam they were unable to bring in another point for Brevard after losing 8-3.

Brevard will compete at the Spring Tennis Fest in Hilton Head, S.C. March 2-7. Check for Brevard’s full list of matches.

Box Score:

Pfeiffer 7, Brevard 2
Feb 27, 2014 at Misenheimer, NC (Knapp Tennis Center)


Singles competition
1. Loic Minery (PUM) def. David Taggart (BCMT) 7-5, 6-4
2. Sebastian Wernecke (PUM) def. Rory Northam (BCMT) 6-1, 6-2
3. Nathan Sabate (BCMT) def. Jimmy Molina (PUM) 6-3, 6-2
4. Stephen Miller (PUM) def. Christoph Plasa (BCMT) 5-7, 6-0, 10-7
5. Bret Williams (PUM) def. Guilherme Prophirio (BCMT) 4-6, 6-2, 11-9
6. George Finch (BCMT) def. Zack Huffman (PUM) 5-7, 6-3, 10-4


Doubles competition
1. Loic Minery/Sebastian Wernecke (PUM) def. David Taggart/Rory Northam (BCMT) 8-5
2. Bret Williams/Stephen Miller (PUM) def. Christoph Plasa/Guilherme Prophirio (BCMT) 8-0
3. Orlando Castillo/Jimmy Molina (PUM) def. George Finch/Nathan Sabate (BCMT) 9-8


Match Notes
Brevard 0-4
Pfeiffer 4-1

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