The Tecumseh tennis team continued their solid play this season with a tough 3-2 victory over Catholic Central last week to earn their seventh win of the season.
At the first singles spot, Mitchell Foland defeated Kelly 6-3, 6-3, while at second singles, it was Michael Green with an easy 6-1, 6-2 win over Kavanaugh. Tecumseh did lose the third singles spot, as Anton Brehmer lost to Brougher 7-5, 6-2.
At the first doubles spot, Will Sims and Allen Eban gave Tecumseh the deciding victory as they defeated Weeks and Sheehan 6-0, 6-1. The second Tecumseh doubles team of Tyler Adams and Sam Mulkey lost their match to Young and Weber 6-4, 4-6, 7-6 (9-7).
Also in a rain shortened match, the Arrows defeated Bellefontaine 3-0, as Green won his second singles match against Min Lin 6-0, 6-0, while both of the normal doubles teams also had easy wins for the Arrows.
*Tecumseh continued their solid play with a 4-1 win over Northeastern. Foland and Brehmer both won their singles matches, while the doubles teams also recorded victories.
Tecumseh v Greenon- The Arrows had a clean sweep of the Greenon Knights last week to run their record to 8-2 overall.
Foland defeated Riley Farrell 6-3, 6-0 at first singles to open the match. At second singles, Green defeated Brady Whittaker 6-0, 6-0 and at third singles, it was Brehmer defeating Ryan McNeil 6-0, 6-0.
The Arrows first doubles team of Sims and Eben defeated Michael Deering and Colin Cambell 6-0 6-0. And at second doubles, Adams and Mulkey defeated the Greenon duo of Amon Henshel and Taggart Fox 6-1, 6-0.
Troy- In a matchup between two of the area’s top tennis programs, Troy defeated Chaminade Julienne 3-2 in a non-conference matchup.
The Trojans, who earned their eighth win of the season, lost their first singles match as Shane Essick fell to Carlos Estrada-Sanchiz 6-1, 6-0, but the Trojans came back to capture the other two singles matches. Elijah Sadler defeated CJ’s Will Marshall at second singles 6-0, 6-3, while Matt Schmitt shutout Matt Allarie 6-0, 6-0 at third singles.
At first doubles, Troy’s Andrew Magoteaux and Nick Prus lost to Alex Jennison and Cameron Woddard 6-0, 7-5, while in the decisive second doubles match, Troy’s Carter Hench and Jack Johnston dominated Graham Curry and Andrew Hartley 6-0, 6-0.
*Troy then came back and defeated Lebanon 5-0, as Essick opened play with a 6-0, 6-2 win over James Hof. Sadler also won at second singles 6-2, 6-1 over Evan Doughman, while at third singles, Schmitt cruised past Keith Kordowaki 6-1, 6-0.
Troy also swept the doubles action, as Magoteaux and Prus defeated Braden Zsembik and Daniel Randolf 6-3, 6-3, while at second doubles it was Hench and Johnston victorious over John Newburg and Zach Newman 6-1, 6-2.
*Troy defeated Butler 4-1 as Essick and Schmitt both won their singles matches, while both of Troy’s usual doubles teams were victorious.
*Also last week, the Trojans won their eleventh game of the season with a 5-0 win over Fairborn. Essick defeated Nhat Mai 6-3, 6-0, Schmitt was victorious over Alex Cao 6-1, 6-1, and Alex Gigandet won third singles for the Trojans defeating Caleb Arthur 6-0, 6-0.
At first doubles it was Magoteaux and Prus winning over Tyler Fillbacki and Robert Floyd 6-0, 6-1, and at second doubles, Hench and Johnston won over Johnny Ngo and Austin Lewis 6-0,6-2.
Tippecanoe- After losing the first two singles matches, the Tippecanoe Red Devils won the final three for a 3-2 victory over Bellefontaine last week in CBC action.
Phillip Bullard lost at first singles to Tyler Frantz 6-4, 6-0, while at second singles, Tipp’s Eric Staley lost to Max Willoxon 6-4, 4-6, 1-6 before the Tipp’s third singles player Michael Gross defeated Min Lin 6-1, 4-6, 6-0.
At first doubles, Sam and Casey Kronour from Tipp defeated Derek Markley and Lindsay Stevenson 6-0, 6-0, and at second doubles, it was Evan Hill and Zach Wildermuth give Tipp the win with a 6-0, 6-0 win over JP Attar and Hunter Karg.
*The Red Devils came back and defeated Miamisburg 4-1. Casey Kronour played first singles and lost 1-6, 6-3, 6-4, while Sam Kronour won the second singles spot 6-3, 6-1, and at third singles Hill defeated his opponent 6-2, 6-3.
Bullard and Staley won at first doubles for Tipp, while Gross and Shomper cruised at second doubles.