Panthers tennis tops Blue Lions, 4-1


By Chris Hoppes - choppes@aimmediamidwest.com



Jack Ivers serves for Miami Trace during a Frontier Athletic Conference third singles match against the Washington Blue Lions Tuesday, April 9, 2019 at Miami Trace High School.

Jack Ivers serves for Miami Trace during a Frontier Athletic Conference third singles match against the Washington Blue Lions Tuesday, April 9, 2019 at Miami Trace High School.


Chris Hoppes | Record-Herald

Ty Rose makes the return for Washington during a first doubles match at Miami Trace High School Tuesday, April 9, 2019.


Chris Hoppes | Record-Herald

On a sunny, mild and very breezy Tuesday, April 9, the Washington Blue Lion tennis team visited Miami Trace High School to take on the Panthers in a Frontier Athletic Conference match.

Miami Trace won the match, four courts to one.

At first singles, Grant Kuhlwein defeated Isaac Abare, 6-2, 6-4.

At second singles, Devin Riggs beat Blaise Tayese, 6-2, 6-4.

Jack Ivers won the third singles match against Ryan Elrich, 6-1, 6-4.

Rylan Gardner and Caleb Perry defeated Ty Rose and Josh Cartwright at first doubles, 6-0, 6-0.

At second doubles, Kody Burns and Jake Harris beat Sam Schroeder and Olivia Wayne, 6-2, 6-0.

The two teams split a pair of j-v matches.

Washington’s Rachel Palmer and Shrey Maniya defeated Brayden Jackson and Sebastian Gurruchaga in a pro-set, 8-6.

In a one-set singles match, Miami Trace’s Lukas Carter beat Chandler Carr, 6-4.

Washington is at Circleville Wednesday and Miami Trace is at Unioto Thursday. Starting time for both is 4:30 p.m.

Jack Ivers serves for Miami Trace during a Frontier Athletic Conference third singles match against the Washington Blue Lions Tuesday, April 9, 2019 at Miami Trace High School.
https://www.recordherald.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/27/2019/04/web1_Jack-Ivers-MT10-serve-4-9-2019.jpgJack Ivers serves for Miami Trace during a Frontier Athletic Conference third singles match against the Washington Blue Lions Tuesday, April 9, 2019 at Miami Trace High School. Chris Hoppes | Record-Herald

Ty Rose makes the return for Washington during a first doubles match at Miami Trace High School Tuesday, April 9, 2019.
https://www.recordherald.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/27/2019/04/web1_Ty-Rose-BLT-4-9-2019.jpgTy Rose makes the return for Washington during a first doubles match at Miami Trace High School Tuesday, April 9, 2019. Chris Hoppes | Record-Herald

By Chris Hoppes

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