The Warriors traveled to Yellow Springs on Thursday night for their second match of the season series. In the first match, the Warriors defeated the Bulldogs, 4-1. However, on Thursday night, the Bulldogs made some nice adjustments which made the competition closer. The Warriors played well, despite the colder temperatures and wind, to squeeze out a 3-2 victory!
~#1 singles, Seth Thompson faced an incredibly consistent Yellow Springs player, Ian Shevk, and lost in straight sets, 6-3, 6-1.
~#2 singles, Seth Thompson’s athleticism outmatched Henry Smith-Heshon of Yellow Springs, for a straight sets victory, 6-1, 6-2.
~#3 singles, Madelyn Keenan cruised to a straight sets victory over Nevaeh Smith of Yellow Springs, 6-1, 6-0.
~#1 doubles, Ethan Withers/Rowan Calfee, faced a veteran Yellow Springs team (Ethan Kuemeyer/Jason Kuemeyer) and lost in straight sets, 6-1, 6-4.
~#2 doubles, Nathaniel Matthew/Drew Keenan, won all the big set points and came away with the doubles victory to seal the win for the team! Matthew/Keenan defeated Tallis Onfroy-Cerley/Liam McClean, 6-1, 6-1.
In JV Matches:
~Avi Sakthikumaran/Luke Reid won their doubles match, 8-2.
~Teagan Warren/Kaleigh Redman won their doubles match, 8-0.
The Warriors are 6-2 on the season. They will now prepare for a very busy week next week with five matches on the schedule. On Monday they travel to Springfield Northeastern.