Freshman John Peacey
Courtesy: Dale Rutemeyer
Mocs Post 5-2 Win at Wofford

The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga men’s tennis team scored a 5-2 win at Wofford today.  The Mocs took the doubles point and four singles matches to improve to 8-7 overall and 3-3 in Southern Conference action.  Wofford drops to 3-10 overall and 1-5 in conference play with today’s loss. 

Senior Chris Smith (Johnson City, Tenn.) and freshman John Peacey (Emerald, Australia) teamed up for the first time and scored an 8-1 win over Tom Wood and David Sklar at No. 2.  Seniors Manuel Barroetavena (Buenos Aires, Argentina) and Jackson Tresnan (Apopka Fla.) posted their sixth straight win with an 8-6 victory over Walker Heffron and Graham Duncan at No. 3.  They improved to 6-0 in SoCon matches, 10-2 in the spring and 12-6 overall. 

Tresnan moved up to No. 4 for just the third time this spring and responded with a quick (6-0, 6-1) win over Graham Duncan.  Peacey gave UTC a 3-0 lead with his (6-1, 6-0) win over Parks Thompson at No. 6.

Wofford cut the lead to 3-2 with wins at No. 1 and No. 5.  Senior Ankit Chopra (Chandigrah, India) clinched the match with his three-set (2-6, 6-2, 6-3) win over Jackson Keith at No. 3.  Barroetavena closed out with his fourth-straight win at No. 2. 

The Mocs are back in action on Wednesday, April 3, when they travel to Birmingham, Ala, for a 2:00 p.m. (E.D.T.) match against Samford.    

Chattanooga 5, Wofford College Men 2
Mar 30, 2013 at Spartanburg, S.C. (Reeves Tennis Center)
Doubles competition
1. Rob Galloway/Jackson Keith (WOF) def. Ankit Chopra/Roberto Vieira (UTC) 8-6
2. John Peacey/Chris Smith (UTC) def. Tom Wood/David Sklar (WOF) 8-1
3. Manuel Barroetavena/Jackson Tresnan (UTC) def. Walker Heffron/Graham Duncan (WOF) 8-6

Singles competition
1. Rob Galloway (WOF) def. Roberto Vieira (UTC) 6-3, 6-4
2. Manuel Barroetavena (UTC) def. Drew Superstein (WOF) 6-3, 3-6, 6-2
3. Ankit Chopra (UTC) def. Jackson Keith (WOF) 2-6, 6-2, 6-3
4. Jackson Tresnan (UTC) def. Graham Duncan (WOF) 6-0, 6-1
5. Tom Wood (WOF) def. Luke Saunders (UTC) 7-5, 6-4
6. John Peacey (UTC) def. Parks Thompson (WOF) 6-1, 6-0

Order of finish: Doubles (2,3,1); Singles (4,6,1,5,3,2)

          Twitter
          Facebook
          Audio
          Video
          Enews
          Live Stats
          Mobile
          Rss Feed
More Football

Recruits
Football Recruiting Questionnaire
Head Coach Russ Huesman
Mocs Football Camp

2015 Team Information
Spring Guide
Spring Game - April 18
Women's Clinic - July 24
UTC Night at the Lookouts - July 30
Meet the Mocs at the Market - Aug. 23

Football Facilities
Tailgating in the First Tennessee Pavilion
Finley Stadium/Davenport Field
Directions to Finley Stadium
Scrappy Moore Field
Wolford Family Strength & Conditioning Center

advertisement
https://epbfi.com/
Upcoming Live Events on MocsVision