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Northview tennis sweeps Miners

Wednesday, August 31, 2011

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Northview's Garrett Baysinger returns a serve against Linton. [Order this photo]
Times Staff Report

The Linton Miners have had their struggles against the Northview boys' tennis team and it continued on Wednesday night as the Knights swept the Miners by a 5-0 score.

Northview hasn't lost to the Miners since before the 2006 season.

The No. 1 and No. 2 singles matches were competitive match-ups as Northview's Cole Watts battled past the Miners' Cody Kocher, 6-3, 6-4 and Bryce Britton came through with a 6-2, 6-3 win against Linton's Taylor Sloan.

The Knights' Garrett Baysinger cruised at No. 3 singles by a 6-0, 6-0 count against Curtis Cox and the No. 2 doubles match went to Northview's Alec Coughanowr and Devin Clark over Linton's Mitchell Cox and Zack McGill.

In the No. 1 doubles match it went to the wire before Skyler Holifield and Kyle Moore won a 6-2, 7-5 (5) decision against Linton's Ben Brown and Ben Boyd.

Varsity

Northview 5, Linton 0

Singles

No. 1: Cole Watts (N) def. Cody Kocher (L) 6-3, 6-4

No. 2: Bryce Britton (N) def. Taylor Sloan 6-2, 6-3

No. 3: Garrett Baysinger (N) def. Curtis Cox (L) 6-0, 6-0

Doubles

No. 1: Skyler Holifield/Kyle Moore (N) def. Ben Brown/Ben Boyd (L) 6-2, 7-6 (5)

No. 2: Alec Coughanowr/Devin Clark (N) def. Mitchell Cox/Zack McGill (L) 6-0, 6-2

Next match: Northview is now 5-4 and will play at Greencastle on Tuesday at 5 p.m.



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