Blue Lion tennis beats Tigers, 4-1


By Chris Hoppes - choppes@civitasmedia.com



Max Schroeder serves for the Blue Lions during a non-league match against Circleville Tuesday, May 2, 2017 at Gardner Park.


Chris Hoppes | Record-Herald photos

Jack Luebbe hits the return for Washington during a second doubles match against Circleville Tuesday, May 2, 2017 at the courts at Gardner Park.


Chris Hoppes | Record-Herald photos

On a second consecutive quite windy day, Tuesday, May 2, the Washington Blue Lions tennis team hosted the squad from Circleville for a non-league match.

Washington beat the Tigers, four courts to one.

At first singles, Kenny Upthegrove blanked Dalton Herron, 6-0, 6-0.

At second singles, Jordan Behm shutout Grant Dupler, 6-0, 6-0.

Grant Kuhlwein defeated Dylan Brooks at third singles, 6-0, 6-1.

The Blue Lions’ first doubles tandem of Grant Mustain and Madalyn Wayne fell to Heather Greenlee and Syndeny Dowdon, 6-7 (5-7), 6-2, 7-10.

At second doubles, Jack Luebbe and Max Schroeder defeated Stanley Hang and Trevor Wellington, 6-3, 6-2.

In a j-v doubles match, Washington’s Tony Kuenzli and Sam Schroeder beat Jaci Greenlee and Timi Waters in a pro-set, 8-5.

Washington is now 7-7 overall. The finished the SCOL’s final season with a record of 6-6.

Up next is the Sectional tournament next week in Portsmouth.

Max Schroeder serves for the Blue Lions during a non-league match against Circleville Tuesday, May 2, 2017 at Gardner Park.
http://www.recordherald.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/27/2017/05/web1_Max-Schroeder-serving-Blue-Lion-tennis-5-2-2017.jpgMax Schroeder serves for the Blue Lions during a non-league match against Circleville Tuesday, May 2, 2017 at Gardner Park. Chris Hoppes | Record-Herald photos

Jack Luebbe hits the return for Washington during a second doubles match against Circleville Tuesday, May 2, 2017 at the courts at Gardner Park.
http://www.recordherald.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/27/2017/05/web1_Jacjk-Luebbe-Blue-Lion-tennis-5-2-2017.jpgJack Luebbe hits the return for Washington during a second doubles match against Circleville Tuesday, May 2, 2017 at the courts at Gardner Park. Chris Hoppes | Record-Herald photos

By Chris Hoppes

choppes@civitasmedia.com

Reach Chris Hoppes at 740-335-3611, ext. 1104, or on Twitter @choppes1

Reach Chris Hoppes at 740-335-3611, ext. 1104, or on Twitter @choppes1