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Seibler, Abramowicz capture racquetball titles at NC State

February 9, 2018  |  Raleigh, N.C. 

Liberty Head Coach Danny Rodriguez tosses balls to JP Edwards during a recent practice. test test test test
Liberty Head Coach Danny Rodriguez tosses balls to JP Edwards during a recent practice.

Senior Daniel Seibler won the men's Division 1 Red Bracket singles title and teamed with freshman JP Edwards to capture the Division 1 doubles title while senior Sadie Abramowicz finished first in the women's Division 1 singles bracket to lead Liberty University's racquetball team at the third Mid-Atlantic Conference Racquetball Conference (MACRC) Tournament, Jan. 26-28 at North Carolina State.

Seibler defeated Edwards in the singles final before Flames senior Seth Jordan placed third and senior Jacob Simrell finished fourth.

Jordan and sophomore Garrison Walker finished fourth in men's Division 1 doubles and Simrell and fellow senior Jesse Gauldin came in fifth. Walker also took fourth in men's Division 2 singles.

Abramowicz and sophomore Danielle Pearson combined to finish runner-up in the women's Division 1 doubles bracket and Pearson placed fifth in Division 1 singles. In Division 2, senior Caroline Morse took second and senior Kaitlin LoForti finished fifth in singles before teaming up to place third in doubles play. Lindsey Marston came in fourth in Division 3 singles and fellow junior Rebekah Olson finished fourth in Division 4 singles. 

In the alumni/coaches/faculty division, Flames Assistant Coach Shawn Furman placed third in singles and joined forces with team manager Paul Messerly to win the doubles title.

Liberty will travel to a fourth and final MACRC Tournament at UNC Chapel Hill from Feb. 23-25 before sending a select squad to the USA Racquetball National Intercollegiate Championships from March 14-17 in Minneapolis, Minn.

 

By Ted Allen/Staff Writer; Video by Gabe Henderson/Club Sports Video Coodinator

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