The HCHS boy's tennis team got their second win of the season with a tight 5-4 victory over Lewis Central on Tuesday, April 10.
Wow! What a meet and win today!," Coach Chad Bruns said. "This meet had some great matches! Nate and Nick continued playing solid in singles getting wins at #1 and #2. Riley played a two hour match today and got a huge win for us at #3 singles. He was down 7-9 and came back to win 11-9. I am very proud of Riley's play today!
The match of the day was at #6 singles where Keenan Finn faced two match points but came back to win 11-10(9-7). "This was a great win for Keenan today," Coach Bruns said. "He fell behind 0-3 but really turned it around and just battled to get the hard-fought victory.'
In doubles, HCHS lost two out of three matches. The lone victory came at #1 doubles. "Riley and Nick played an excellent doubles match today, Coach Bruns added. "They knew that they needed to win the match for us to win the meet and they really stepped up by winning the last four games of the match to win 10-5."
The HCHS Varsity team is now 2-2 for the season.
1. Nate Ohms defeated Blake Huber 10-3
2. Nick Petsche defeated Weston Morgan 10-5
3. Riley Finn defeated Mason Brinkman 11-9
4. Trey Lansman lost to Austin Lear 9-11
5. Alex Schaben lost to Logan Marada 4-10
6. Keenan Finn defeated Ryan Higginbothem 11-10(9-7)
1. Petsche/R. Finn defeated Huber/Lear 10-5
2. Ohms/Lansman lost to Morgan/Brinkman 7-10
3. Schaben/K. Finn lost to Marada/Higginbothem 6-10
JV lost 1-8
1. Austin Euchner lost to Brendon Johnson 0-6
2. Jordan Good defeated Brooke DeMarque 7-5
3. Matt Stessman lost to Frasier Dew 2-6
4. Joey Hanson lost to Colton Cubrich 3-6
5. Josh Buman lost to Derek Jenkins 1-6
6. Zach Wingert lost to Jake Drusterup 1-6
1. Euchner/Good lost to Johnson/DeMarque 1-6
2. Stessman/Hanson lost to Dew/Cubrich 1-6
3. Buman/Wingert lost to Jenkins/Drusterup 6-7(5-7)