Men’s College Tennis Final – Emory & Henry 7, Guilford 2

Posted by Press Release on April 8, 2013 at 9:23 am under College | Comments are off for this article

GREENSBORO, N.C. — Ben Nelson had a hand in both of Guilford’s men’s tennis victories in its 7-2 loss at Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC)-foe Emory & Henry College Sunday.

Nelson won his sixth singles match 9-8 (7-3) in tiebreak. Turner Votipka lost his first singles sets against Emory & Henry’s (11-2, 6-1 ODAC) James Keighley in a close tiebreak 7-6 (7-5), 7-6 (7-5).

Votipka and Nelson paired for Guilford’s (5-7, 3-4 ODAC) only doubles win, defeating Keighley and Webster Gilley, 9-7.

Emory & Henry improved to 11-2 with the win and are ranked second in conference.

The Quakers return to action Friday, Apr. 12 at Roanoke College at 2:30 p.m. The ODAC match was rescheduled from Mar. 17.

Tennis Match Results
Guilford vs Emory & Henry
Apr 07, 2013 at Emory, Va.

Emory & Henry 7, Guilford 2

Singles competition
1. James Keighley (EHC) def. Turner Votipka (GC) 7-6 (7-5), 7-6 (7-5)
2. Alex Minasyan (EHC) def. Trevor Cox (GC) 6-4, 6-1
3. Matt Nelson (EHC) def. Erik Meiler (GC) 6-1, 6-0
4. Adam Henderson (EHC) def. Mark Cheong (GC) 6-2, 6-3
5. Webster Gilley (EHC) def. John Brvenik (GC) 6-1, 6-3
6. Ben Nelson (GC) def. Zach Eccher (EHC) 9-8 (7-3)

Doubles competition
1. Matt Nelson/Adam Henderson (EHC) def. Trevor Cox/Erik Meiler (GC) 8-3
2. Turner Votipka/Ben Nelson (GC) def. James Keighley/Webster Gilley (EHC) 9-7
3. Alex Minasyan/Zach Eccher (EHC) def. Mark Cheong/Byron Hamilton (GC) 8-1

Match Notes:
Guilford 5-7, 3-4 ODAC
Emory & Henry 11-2, 6-1 ODAC
Old Dominion Athletic Conference game
T-4:30 A-25


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