From School Reports
The Meridian Community College
tennis squads took two wins on the road yesterday against rival East Central
Community College. The men and women are now 8-0 in conference
In the men's match, the double's
team of Jason Pimenta/Will Swindoll swept Tom Langelaar/Joseph Jabour 8-1.
At two doubles, Breno Goncalves/Callan Shinall took the win over Will
Stewart/John Jiminez 8-5, and at three doubles, Noah James/Nathan Hollis took
the win over Will Wooten/Brandon Rogers 8-6. Hollis was subbing in for
John Taylor Champion who was at the MS/USA All-Academic Team Awards ceremony in
Jackson. In single's action, Pimenta defeated Langelaar 0,0. At two
singles, Goncalves, who is battling a knee injury, defeated John Jiminez in a
long three-set match 6-3, 4-6, 10-6. Will Swindoll took the win at three
singles over Joseph Jabour 2, 0. Callan Shinall defeated Will Stewart 3,
1 at four singles; Noah James breezed to the victory at five singles 2, 0.
Will Irvin finished out the sweep for Meridian with a win over Graham
Murphree with a 6-2, 6-3 win at six singles.
In women's action, Meridian's
doubles team of Shelby Zachry/Jordyn Hull defeated Tatiana Quinonez/Emily
Dykeman 8-3. In two double's action, Rachel Sollie/Taylor Miller won a
close match 9-8(7) over Chaney Mills/Andi McCrimmon, and Kyra Holway/Micah Gray
took the win at three doubles over Hannah Payne/Samantha McCrimmon 8-1.
In women's singles, Shelby Zachry took three sets to come away the victor
against Tatiana Quinonez 6-3, 2-6, 10-3. At two singles, Jordyn Hull
defeated Chaney Mills 3, 1. Kyra Holway breezed through her match against
Samantha McCrimon to win 1, 0. Taylor Miller, who is battling a knee injury, defeated
Andi McCrimon 1, 1. At five singles, Rachel Sollie took a 2, 3 win over
An Duong. At six, Micah Gray defeated Emily Dykeman 1, 3.
Meridian returns to action Friday
on the road against Northwest Community College in a 12:00 noon match. If
the weather permits, MCC will play three home matches over the weekend as both
teams host Wallace State on Saturday morning beginning at 8:00 a.m. and follow
with matches against Holmes at 2:30 p.m. On Sunday afternoon beginning at 1:00
pm, the men host Gadsden State out of Alabama.