Northview's boys' tennis team was able to squeeze past visiting North Central (Farmersburg) in the home opener for the Knights on Thursday.
The Knights won both doubles matches and Garrett Baysinger claimed a 6-2, 6-4 victory over Jacob Chmielewski at No. 3 singles as Northview won a 3-2 decision.
In doubles play, Dillon Reynolds and Skyler Holifield teamed for a 6-1, 6-2 victory at No. 1 singles and Alec Coughanowr and Devin Clark were 6-3, 4-6, 6-0 winners over Parker Drake and Chris Stamper.
BLOOMFIELD -- The Northview tennis team opened the season with a 4-1 victory on the road at Bloomfield on Wednesday evening.
The Knights swept the doubles matches as Dillon Reynolds and Skyler Holifield teamed to take down Trenton Brinegar and Josh Wells, 6-2, 6-2. At No. 2 doubles, the Knights got a victory from the team of Alec Coughanowr and Devin Clark, who defeated Evan Fuller and Matthew Woods by a 6-0, 6-0 score.
In singles play, Cole Watts was a winner in the No. 2 slot by a 6-0, 6-2 score and Garrett Baysinger won 6-0, 6-2 over Conner Dowden. Bryce Britton dropped a hard fought, three-set match at No. 1 singles.
Northview 4 Bloomfield 1
No. 1: Del Carter (B) def. Bryce Britton (N) 6-4, 3-6, 7-6 (5)
No. 2: Cole Watts (N) def. Andrew Dawson (B) 6-0, 6-2
No. 3: Garret Baysinger (N) def. Conner Dowden (B) 6-0, 6-2
#1 Doubles Dillon Reynolds/Skyler Holifield (N) def. Trenton Brinegar/Josh Wells 6-2, 6-2
#2 Doubles Alec Coughanowr/Devin Clark (N) def. Evan Fuller/Matthew Woods 6-0, 6-0
Northview 3, North Central 2
No. 1: Austin Prechtel (NC) def. Bryce Britton 7-6 (4), 6-3
No. 2: Brennan Crooks (NC) def. Cole Watts 6-0, 2-6, 6-4
No. 3: Garrett Baysinger (N) def. Jacob Chmielewski 6-2, 6-4
No 1: Dillon Reynolds/Skyler Holifield (N) def. Nolan Kinnett/Chaz Childs 6-1, 6-2
No. 2: Alec Coughanowr/Devin Clark (N) def Parker Drake/Chris Stamper 6-3, 4-6, 6-0
Northview JV defeated North Central JV 5-0
Northview is now 2-0 on the season and will play at Brown County on Saturday starting at 10 am.