Patriot Tennis Sweeps Erskine

Florence, S.C. (Feb. 20, 2014) – The 17th ranked Francis Marion University men's tennis team rolled to an 8-1 victory over Erskine College Thursday afternoon at the Kassab Courts. The Patriot women also topped the Flying Fleet 6-3.

The Patriot men move to 3-1 on the young season, while the women also improve to 3-1 overall. Both squads are back in action Saturday morning against the University of North Georgia as a part of the homecoming festivities. First serve is set for 11 a.m.

After sweeping all three doubles matches, the men took singles matches at the first, third, fourth, fifth, and sixth positions. Marius Wahlier and Luke Bateup each took victories in the fifth and sixth spots without dropping a set.

The women were up 2-1 in after doubles play, and secured the victory with wins in the top four singles positions. Freshman Samantha Kolliker earned her first career victory in the top position.

 

Francis Marion University Men's Tennis
Erskine College vs Francis Marion University
 

Feb 20, 2014 at Florence, SC 
(Kassab Courts)
 
Live Match Update

 
 

Francis Marion University

 

Erskine College

 
 
 

8

 

1

 
 

 

#1 SINGLES

  1  

  2  

  3  

Notes

Jason Harris, Erskine College

  1

 1

   

Gavin DavisonFrancis Marion University

  6

 6

   

#2 SINGLES

  1  

  2  

  3  

Notes

Wilson Mathewes, Erskine College

  2

  7

 11

 

Tim RuepkeFrancis Marion University

  6

  6

 9

 

#3 SINGLES

  1  

  2  

  3  

Notes

Jack West, Erskine College

  1

  3

   

Richard AshforthFrancis Marion University

  6

  6

   

#4 SINGLES

  1  

  2  

  3  

Notes

Andre Andre, Erskine College

  2

  2

   

J. Roettlingsberger, Francis Marion University

  6

  6

   

#5 SINGLES

  1  

  2  

  3  

Notes

Alan Pearce, Erskine College

  0

  0

   

Marius Wahlier, Francis Marion University

  6

  6

   

#6 SINGLES

  1  

  2  

  3  

Notes

Robert Clarke, Erskine College

  0

  0

   

Luke Bateup, Francis Marion University

  6

  6

   

 

#1 DOUBLES

  1  

  2  

  3  

Notes

Jason Harris/Wilson Mathewes, Erskine College

  6

     

Tim Ruepke/Marius Wahlier, Francis Marion University

  8

     

#2 DOUBLES

  1  

  2  

  3  

Notes

Andre Andre/Alan Pearce, Erskine College

  2

     

Gavin Davison/Richard Ashforth, Francis Marion University

  8

     

#3 DOUBLES

  1  

  2  

  3  

Notes

Robert Clarke/Benny Uy, Erskine College

  0

     

Luke Bateup/Eimon HeywoodFrancis Marion University

  8

     

 

Match Notes

Francis Marion University 3-1; National ranking #17; Regional ranking #5

Erskine College 0-3

 
 

 

 

 

Francis Marion University Women's Tennis
Erskine College vs Francis Marion University

Feb 20, 2014 at Florence, SC 
(Kassab Courts)
 
Live Match Update

 
 

Francis Marion University

 

Erskine College

 
 
 

6

 

3

 
 

 

#1 SINGLES

  1  

  2  

  3  

Notes

Corin Hallman, Erskine College

  2

  3

   

Samantha Kolliker, Francis Marion University

  6

  6

   

#2 SINGLES

  1  

  2  

  3  

Notes

Miranda Guthrie, Erskine College

  6

  4

   

Julia Graf, Francis Marion University

  7

  6

   

#3 SINGLES

  1  

  2  

  3  

Notes

Mika Goyette, Erskine College

  3

  2

   

Nora Westbye, Francis Marion University

  6

  6

   

#4 SINGLES

  1  

  2  

  3  

Notes

Sarah McDonald, Erskine College

  2 

  6

  4

 

Kimberley Hurter, Francis Marion University

  6

  2

  6

 

#5 SINGLES

  1  

  2  

  3  

Notes

Haley Elliott, Erskine College

  6

  6

   

Veronika Viegas, Francis Marion University

  2

  4

   

#6 SINGLES

  1  

  2  

  3  

Notes

Mollie Polk, Erskine College

  1

  6

 10

 

Caitlin Siney, Francis Marion University

  6

  4

  4

 

 

#1 DOUBLES

  1  

  2  

  3  

Notes

Corin Hallman/Mika Goyette, Erskine College

  8

     

#16 Julia Graf/Nora Westbye, Francis Marion University

  9

     

#2 DOUBLES

  1  

  2  

  3  

Notes

Miranda Guthrie/Sarah McDonald, Erskine College

  8

     

Samantha Kolliker/Veronika Viegas, Francis Marion University

  6

     

#3 DOUBLES

  1  

  2  

  3  

Notes

Haley Elliott/Mollie Polk, Erskine College

  6

     

Caitlin Siney/Kimberley Hurter, Francis Marion University

  8

     

 

Match Notes

Francis Marion University 3-1; National ranking #12; Regional ranking #3

Erskine College 3--2; National ranking #44; Regional ranking #7