Northview's No. 2 doubles team of Clint Grey and Jeremy Johnson earned a championship trophy for their Northview Invitational victory as Northview was the runnerup to New Castle on Saturday.
The Knights sent all three singles players to the finals with Austin Akers losing a tight, three set match to Johnny Amorett of New Castle, 3-6, 6-3, 6-3. Both Alex Smith and Garrett Turpin made the finals but dropped two set matches and the No. 1 doubles team of Cody Jones and Ryne Barr won the consolation bracket match over Evan Baker and Justin Ridge of Sullivan.
Up next for the Knights will be sectional play at home on Thursday.
Saturday September 24, 2005
Northview Boys Tennis Invitational
Northview, New Castle, Sullivan, Washington
New Castle won with 14 points
Northview had 13 points
Sullivan had 9 points
Washington had 9 points
#1 Singles: Alex Smith(NV) lost in the finals to Ryan Miller (W) 2-6, 4-6
#2 Singles: Austin Akers(NV) lost in the finals to Johnny Amorett(NC) 3-6, 6-3, 6-3
#3 Singles: Garrett Turpin(NV) lost in the finals to Shane Adams(S) 0-6, 3-6
#1 Doubles: Cody Jones-Ryne Barr(NV) def Evan Baker-Justin Ridge(S) in the consolation
#2 Doubles: Clint Grey-Jeremy Johnson(NV) def Andrew Abaseki-Sebastian Smigielski(W) in the final round.
Brock Lawson, Clint Reynolds & Matt Nodley each played a pro set.
Northview team got a runner up trophy and the #2 Doubles each took home a individual trophy.
The next match will be the sectional on Thursday night.