Men’s tennis competes in ITA South Region Championships

Men’s tennis competes in ITA South Region Championships

By Chuck Tidmore

Sports Information Assistant 

 

Men's tennis competes in ITA South Region Championships

SEWANEE, Tenn. – The Huntingdon men's tennis team competed in the ITA South Region Champions this past weekend.

The tournament consisted of 16 teams, five being from the USA South Athletic Conference; Huntingdon, LaGrange, Methodist, N.C. Wesleyan and Piedmont.

Emory's Aman Manji won the singles championship while Jonathan Jemison and David Omsky from Emory won the doubles championship.

The Hawks picked up three singles wins and three doubles matches for the weekend. Justin McQueen, Ben Marler and Mark Melchor each won in singles and the duo of Bailey Burns and Marler won twice while the duo of Melchor and Adam Self earned one win.

The tournament concluded the fall schedule for the Hawks. Huntingdon opens its spring schedule in February.

 

Complete Huntingdon results below:

Singles

 

John Jones:

Purple Singles Rd. 1 (Friday) L, Harry Shepherd (Emory) 6-0, 6-0

Purple Singles Cons. Rd. 1 (Friday) L, Zoe Raymond (Oglethorpe) 6-2, 6-0

 

Justin McQueen:

                Purple Singles Rd. 1 (Friday) L, Hamza Khan (Sewanee) 6-4, 6-0

                Purple Singles Cons. Rd. 1 (Friday) W, Jamie Bekaert (BSC) 7-5, 6-1

                Purple Singles Cons. Rd. 2 (Saturday) L, Michael Santaloci (Oglethorpe) 6-1, 6-7, 10-6

 

Ben Marler:

                White Singles Rd. 1 (Friday) W, Cooper Cearley (Millsaps) 5-7, 7-5, 1-0(4)

                White Singles Rd. 2 (Friday) L, Jacob Groce (Methodist) 6-1, 6-0

 

Adam Self:

                White Singles Rd. 1 (Friday) L, Micah Fox (Covenant) 6-1, 6-1

                White Singles Cons. Rd. 1 (Friday) L, Jacob Bertram (Oglethorpe) 6-4, 6-4

 

Trevor Berry:

                Green Singles Rd. 1 (Friday) L, Trevor White (Sewanee) 6-0, 6-0

                Green Singles Cons. Rd. 1 (Friday) L, Ryan Henry (Millsaps) 6-0, 6-1

 

Bailey Burns:

                Blue Singles Rd. 1 (Friday) L, Dane Hawthorne (Sewanee) 6-0, 6-1

                Blue Singles Cons. Rd. 1 (Friday) L, Jack Holloway (Methodist) 7-6, 6-1

 

Mark Melchor:

                Blue Singles Rd. 1 (Friday) W, Devonte Thomas (Belhaven) 6-2, 6-2

                Blue Singles Rd. 2 (Friday) L, George Chunn (BSC) 6-0, 6-1

 

Anjala Chandrasoma:

                Black Singles Rd. 1 (Friday) L, Jake Ward (Berry) 6-1, 6-0

                Black Singles Cons. Rd. 1 (Saturday) L, Cy Dutton (Centre) 6-4, 6-2

 

Doubles

 

Jones/McQueen

                B-Doubles Rd. 1 (Friday) L, Dangerfield/Jones (Methodist) 9-8

 

Marler/Burns

                B-Doubles Rd. 1 (Friday) W, LaBollita/Chitty (Piedmont) 8-6

                B-Doubles Rd. 2 (Saturday) W, Kenawi/Godman (Emory) def. injury

                B-Doubles Rd. 3 (Saturday) L, Von Hassell/Glenn (Rhodes) 8-2

 

Melchor/Self

                C-Doubles Rd. 1 (Friday) W, Allen/Bertram (Oglethorpe) 8-2

                C-Doubles Rd. 2 (Saturday) L, Werner/Cumbass (Piedmont) 8-3

 

Berry/Chandrasoma

                C-Doubles Rd. 1 (Friday) L, Patterson/Flikeid (Piedmont) 8-1

 

 

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SEWANEE, Tenn. – The Huntingdon men's tennis team competed in the ITA South Region Champions this past weekend.

The tournament consisted of 16 teams, five being from the USA South Athletic Conference; Huntingdon, LaGrange, Methodist, N.C. Wesleyan and Piedmont.

Emory's Aman Manji won the singles championship while Jonathan Jemison and David Omsky from Emory won the doubles championship.

The Hawks picked up three singles wins and three doubles matches for the weekend. Justin McQueen, Ben Marler and Mark Melchor each won in singles and the duo of Bailey Burns and Marler won twice while the duo of Melchor and Adam Self earned one win.

The tournament concluded the fall schedule for the Hawks. Huntingdon opens its spring schedule in February.

Complete Huntingdon results below:

 

Singles

    Purple Singles Rd. 1 (Friday) L, Harry Shepherd (Emory) 6-0, 6-0

    Purple Singles Cons. Rd. 1 (Friday) L, Zoe Raymond (Oglethorpe) 6-2, 6-0

 

Justin McQueen:

    Purple Singles Rd. 1 (Friday) L, Hamza Khan (Sewanee) 6-4, 6-0

    Purple Singles Cons. Rd. 1 (Friday) W, Jamie Bekaert (BSC) 7-5, 6-1

    Purple Singles Cons. Rd. 2 (Saturday) L, Michael Santaloci (Oglethorpe) 6-1, 6-7, 10-6

 

Ben Marler:

    White Singles Rd. 1 (Friday) W, Cooper Cearley (Millsaps) 5-7, 7-5, 1-0(4)

    White Singles Rd. 2 (Friday) L, Jacob Groce (Methodist) 6-1, 6-0

 

Adam Self:

    White Singles Rd. 1 (Friday) L, Micah Fox (Covenant) 6-1, 6-1

    White Singles Cons. Rd. 1 (Friday) L, Jacob Bertram (Oglethorpe) 6-4, 6-4

 

Trevor Berry:

    Green Singles Rd. 1 (Friday) L, Trevor White (Sewanee) 6-0, 6-0

    Green Singles Cons. Rd. 1 (Friday) L, Ryan Henry (Millsaps) 6-0, 6-1

 

Bailey Burns:

    Blue Singles Rd. 1 (Friday) L, Dane Hawthorne (Sewanee) 6-0, 6-1

    Blue Singles Cons. Rd. 1 (Friday) L, Jack Holloway (Methodist) 7-6, 6-1

 

Mark Melchor:

    Blue Singles Rd. 1 (Friday) W, Devonte Thomas (Belhaven) 6-2, 6-2

    Blue Singles Rd. 2 (Friday) L, George Chunn (BSC) 6-0, 6-1

 

Anjala Chandrasoma:

    Black Singles Rd. 1 (Friday) L, Jake Ward (Berry) 6-1, 6-0

    Black Singles Cons. Rd. 1 (Saturday) L, Cy Dutton (Centre) 6-4, 6-2

 

Doubles

Jones/McQueen

    B-Doubles Rd. 1 (Friday) L, Dangerfield/Jones (Methodist) 9-8

 

Marler/Burns

    B-Doubles Rd. 1 (Friday) W, LaBollita/Chitty (Piedmont) 8-6

    B-Doubles Rd. 2 (Saturday) W, Kenawi/Godman (Emory) def. injury

    B-Doubles Rd. 3 (Saturday) L, Von Hassell/Glenn (Rhodes) 8-2

 

Melchor/Self

    C-Doubles Rd. 1 (Friday) W, Allen/Bertram (Oglethorpe) 8-2

    C-Doubles Rd. 2 (Saturday) L, Werner/Cumbass (Piedmont) 8-3

 
Berry/Chandrasoma

    C-Doubles Rd. 1 (Friday) L, Patterson/Flikeid (Piedmont) 8-1

 

 

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