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Men's Tennis - Tue, May 6, 2014

MOBILE Ala.-Point had a great win over #6 ranked Mississippi College (5-2) and then was defeated by Robert Wesleyan College (5-2).

After sweeping the Choctaws in doubles play, Zachary Sheeler had a great victory after being a set down. Also helping the Skyhawks along was Rafa Hewett, who locked down his win in straight sets. Both Daniel Blanchard and Andrew Hays were leading in their single matches before the Point clinched.

Singles competition

1. Rafa Hewett (PU) def. Christian Branning (MC) 7-5, 6-4

2. Matthew Martin (MC) def. Ben Markowski (PU) 6-2, 6-0

3. Zach Sheeler (PU) def. John Mills (MC) 0-6, 6-3, 10-7

4. Daniel Blanchard (PU) vs. Dudley Lampton (MC) 6-2, 5-4, unfinished

5. Andrew Hays (PU) vs. Taylor Griffith (MC) 6-2, 4-3, unfinished

6. Travis Burdick (MC) def. Alonso Trevizo (PU) 6-4, 6-4

Doubles competition

1. Rafa Hewett/Daniel Blanchard (PU) def. Christian Branning/John Mills (MC) 8-3

2. Ben Markowski/Alonso Trevizo (PU) def. Dudley Lampton/Matthew Martin (MC) 8-5

3. Zach Sheeler/Andrew Hays (PU) def. Taylor Griffith/Travis Burdick (MC) 8-4

Match Notes

Mississippi College 11-6

Point University 13-12


The second round began and the Skyhawks played hard, but ultimately would come up short.  Rafa Hewett continued his dominant play, winning 6-0, 6-2. Daniel Blanchard, who was named to the second team All-American, and Hewett combined to knock of the Robert Wesleyan's number one team with an 8-6 victory.

Singles competition

1. Rafa Hewett (PU) def. Beka Buchukuri (RWCM) 6-0, 6-2

2. Charles Farres (RWCM) def. Ben Markowski (PU) 6-3, 3-6, 10-6

3. Sam Thorold (RWCM) def. Zach Sheeler (PU) 6-0, 6-0

4. Daniel Blanchard (PU) vs. Julio Toledo (RWCM) 2-6, 3-4, unfinished

5. Andrew Hays (PU) vs. Robert Beer (RWCM) 6-3, 0-6, 8-5, unfinished

6. Emanuel Rauchle (RWCM) def. Alonso Trevizo (PU) 6-0, 6-2


Doubles competition

1. Rafa Hewett/Daniel Blanchard (PU) def. Charles Farres/Sam Thorold (RWCM) 8-6

2. Beka Buchukuri/Julio Toledo (RWCM) def. Ben Markowski/Alonso Trevizo (PU) 8-2

3. Robert Beer/Emanuel Rauchle (RWCM) def. Andrew Hays/Zach Sheeler (PU) 8-6

Match Notes

Roberts Wesleyan 17-6; Regional ranking #5

Point University 13-13

NCCAA National Championships - pool play round

The Skyhawks will continue in the morning, finishing pool play against Azusa Pacific University.