MUS Netters Edge McCallie, 4-3

Thursday, April 24, 2014

Defending D-II AA state champion Memphis University School defeated McCallie, 4-3, Thursday in Nashville. Both teams will compete in the Carter Invitational Friday and Saturday.

MUS won the doubles point and then had singles wins at Nos. 1-4-5, while McCallie (7-2) had wins at Nos. 2-3-6 singles.

MUS 4, McCallie 3
Singles
1. Walker Sims (MUS) def. Cody Gubin, 8-5
2. Turner Voges (McC) def. Jacob Birnbaum, 8-5
3. Luke Orthner (McC) def Alec Carro, 8-5
4. Andres Carro (MUS def. Carter Eaves, 9-7
5. Davis Owen (MUS) def, Taylor Burgan, 9-8(4)
6. Conner O'brein (McC) def. Michael Birnbaum 9-7

Doubles
1) Gubin-Voges (McC) def. Birnbaum-Birnbaum 8-3
2) Sims-Carro (MUS) def. Orthner-Eaves, 8-5
3) Chris Satiel-Owen (MUS) def. O'Brein-Brugan, 8-5



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