Panther tennis beats Blue Lions, 4-1


By Chris Hoppes - choppes@aimmediamidwest.com



Caleb Perry serves for Miami Trace during a first doubles match against the Washington Blue Lions at Gardner Park Tuesday, April 30, 2019.

Caleb Perry serves for Miami Trace during a first doubles match against the Washington Blue Lions at Gardner Park Tuesday, April 30, 2019.


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Washington’s Olivia Wayne makes the play at the net during a second doubles match against Miami Trace at Gardner Park Tuesday, April 30, 2019.


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Miami Trace’s Kody Burns watches the ball hit his racquet during a second doubles match against the Blue Lions at Gardner Park Tuesday, April 30, 2019.


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Sam Schroeder follows through on his swing for Washington during a Frontier Athletic Conference match against the Panthers of Miami Trace at Gardner Park Tuesday, April 30, 2019.


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Sebastian Gurruchaga makes the return at the net during a second doubles match for Miami Trace at Gardner Park Tuesday, April 30, 2019.


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Shrey Maniya focuses on his shot for Washington during a match against the Panthers of Miami Trace High School Tuesday, April 30, 2019 at Gardner Park.


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The Washington Blue Lion tennis team hosted Miami Trace for a Frontier Athletic Conference match Tuesday, April 30 on the courts at Gardner Park.

Miami Trace won the match, four courts to one.

At first singles, Washington’s Grant Kuhlwein defeated Isaac Abare, 6-0, 6-0.

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

At third singles, Jack Ivers won a three-set battle with Ryan Elrich, 3-6, 7-5, 7-5.

At first doubles, it was Caleb Perry and Rylan Gardner winning over Ty Rose and Garrett DeWees, 6-3, 6-0.

Kody Burns and Sebastian Gurruchaga won their second doubles match against Sam Schroeder and Olivia Wayne, 6-0, 5-7, 6-2.

There were two j-v matches Tuesday. Both consisted of one pro set.

Washington’s Josh Cartwright and Shrey Maniya beat Austin Musser and Brayden Jackson, 8-1.

In a singles match, Miami Trace’s Luke Carter defeated Chandler Carr, 8-6.

Washington (4-6 overall, 2-4 in the FAC) is at home Wednesday for senior recognition against Circleville. The match starts at 4:30 p.m.

Miami Trace is at Hillsboro Wednesday at 4:30 p.m.

Caleb Perry serves for Miami Trace during a first doubles match against the Washington Blue Lions at Gardner Park Tuesday, April 30, 2019.
https://www.recordherald.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/27/2019/04/web1_Caleb-Perry-MT-10us-4-30-2019.jpgCaleb Perry serves for Miami Trace during a first doubles match against the Washington Blue Lions at Gardner Park Tuesday, April 30, 2019. Chris Hoppes | Record-Herald photos

Washington’s Olivia Wayne makes the play at the net during a second doubles match against Miami Trace at Gardner Park Tuesday, April 30, 2019.
https://www.recordherald.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/27/2019/04/web1_Olivia-Wayne-BLT-4-30-2019.jpgWashington’s Olivia Wayne makes the play at the net during a second doubles match against Miami Trace at Gardner Park Tuesday, April 30, 2019. Chris Hoppes | Record-Herald photos

Miami Trace’s Kody Burns watches the ball hit his racquet during a second doubles match against the Blue Lions at Gardner Park Tuesday, April 30, 2019.
https://www.recordherald.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/27/2019/04/web1_Kody-Burns-MT-10us-4-30-2019.jpgMiami Trace’s Kody Burns watches the ball hit his racquet during a second doubles match against the Blue Lions at Gardner Park Tuesday, April 30, 2019. Chris Hoppes | Record-Herald photos

Sam Schroeder follows through on his swing for Washington during a Frontier Athletic Conference match against the Panthers of Miami Trace at Gardner Park Tuesday, April 30, 2019.
https://www.recordherald.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/27/2019/04/web1_Sam-Schroeder-BLT-4-30-2019.jpgSam Schroeder follows through on his swing for Washington during a Frontier Athletic Conference match against the Panthers of Miami Trace at Gardner Park Tuesday, April 30, 2019. Chris Hoppes | Record-Herald photos

Sebastian Gurruchaga makes the return at the net during a second doubles match for Miami Trace at Gardner Park Tuesday, April 30, 2019.
https://www.recordherald.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/27/2019/04/web1_Sebastian-Gurruchaga-MT-10us-4-30-2019.jpgSebastian Gurruchaga makes the return at the net during a second doubles match for Miami Trace at Gardner Park Tuesday, April 30, 2019. Chris Hoppes | Record-Herald photos

Shrey Maniya focuses on his shot for Washington during a match against the Panthers of Miami Trace High School Tuesday, April 30, 2019 at Gardner Park.
https://www.recordherald.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/27/2019/04/web1_Shrey-Maniya-BLT-4-30-2019.jpgShrey Maniya focuses on his shot for Washington during a match against the Panthers of Miami Trace High School Tuesday, April 30, 2019 at Gardner Park. Chris Hoppes | Record-Herald photos

By Chris Hoppes

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