BSC Men's Tennis Drops Close One To Millsaps

BSC Men's Tennis Drops Close One To Millsaps

JACKSON, Miss. –  Birmingham-Southern men's tennis dropped a hard fought Southern Athletic Association match to host Millsaps College, 5-4, Sunday at the Millsaps Tennis Complex.

Millsaps won two doubles matches and then won at top three singles positions to take the win and improve to 2-1 and 1-0 in the SAA. BSC fell to 0-2 overall and 0-1 in league play.

Ben Reardon and Patrick Hire defeated Solomonoff and Thomas Mills, 8-3, at No.3 doubles.  Tonia DaMaia defeated Solomonoff, 6-3, 6-4 at No. 3 singles and Lance Mengel beat Misa Pjevac, 6-1, 6-2, at No. 4. Reardon captured the final BSC point at No. 6 with a 6-1, 6-0 win over Mills.

BSC returns to the courts to host Campbellsville on Wed., March 6 at 3 p.m.


Birmingham-Southern vs Millsaps College

Feb 24, 2013 at Jackson, Miss.

(Millsaps Tennis Complex)

Millsaps College 5, Birmingham-Southern 4

 Singles competition

1. Malte Schick (MSPS) def. Sawyer Voges (BSC) 7-5, 6-1

2. Adam Tilly (MSPS) def. Chistian Matthews (BSC) 5-7, 6-1, 6-2

3. Charles Rees (MSPS) def. Patrick Hire (BSC) 6-2, 1-6, 7-6 (8-6)

4. Tony DaMaia (BSC) def. Sean Solomonoff (MSPS) 6-3, 6-4

5. Lance Mengel (BSC) def. Misa Pjevac (MSPS) 6-1, 6-2

6. Ben Reardon (BSC) def. Thomas Mills (MSPS) 6-1, 6-0

 Doubles competition

1. Adam Tilly/Malte Schick (MSPS) def. Sawyer Voges/Stewart Thrash (BSC) 8-5

2. Charles Rees/Misa Pjevac (MSPS) def. Tony DaMaia/Chistian Matthews (BSC) 8-3

3. Ben Reardon/Patrick Hire (BSC) def. Sean Solomonoff/Thomas Mills (MSPS) 8-3

Match Notes:
Birmingham-Southern 0-2; 0-1 SAA
Millsaps College 2-1, 1-0 SAA