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Knights finish second in tennis invitational

Sunday, September 23, 2012

Times Staff Report

The Northview Knights advanced players to the finals in all five spots during Saturday's tennis invitational on the way to placing second to Washington in the team scoring.

Washington scored 26 points to edge the Knights' score of 18 as New Castle and Sullivan rounded out the field.

The No. 2 doubles team of Kyle Moore and Alec Coughanowr reached the championship through a 6-2, 3-6, 7-6 battle against the duo from Washington and then defeated New Castle's team by a 6-3, 6-2 score to gain the title.

Devin Clark won his opening match 6-2, 6-1 before falling in the title match by a 6-1, 6-4 score and Bryce Britton advanced at No. 2 singles by a 6-3, 7-6 score before losing 6-2, 6-0 in the finals. At No. 3 singles, Damon Bass won his opening match via a 6-2, 6-1 score, but lost in the championship in a 6-3, 6-2 decision. In the No. 1 doubles spot, Gaddis Baysinger and Skyler Holifield won 6-0, 6-0 against Sullivan before losing 6-2, 6-2 in the finals.

The Knights host Terre Haute South this evening at 5 p.m.

Team scores: Washington 26, Northview 18, New Castle 9, Sullivan 2

#1 Singles:

Lucas Miller (W) def. Luke Willis (S) 6-3, 6-2

Devin Clark (N) def. Joe McIntosh (NC) 6-2, 6-1

Championship: Miller (W) def. Clark (N) 6-1, 6-4

Consolation: Willis (S) def. McIntosh (NC) 7-5, 6-2

#2 Singles:

Matther Pancake (W) def. Jake Pirtle (S) 6-4, 6-1

Bryce Britton (N) def. A.J. York (NC) 6-3, 7-6 (2)

Championship: Pancake (W) def. Britton (N) 6-2, 6-0

Consolation: York (NC) def. Pirtle (S) 4-6, 6-2, 6-1

#3 Singles:

Damon Bass (N) def. Will Arnett (S) 6-2, 6-1

Jacob Luttrell (W) def. Dusty Vincent (NC) 6-1, 6-0

Championship: Luttress (W) def. Bass (N) 6-3, 6-2

Consolation: Vincent (NC) def. Arnett (S) 6-0, 6-3

#1 Doubles:

Garrett Burton/Tyler Stoll (W) def. Dustin Gray/Dylan Clark (NC) 6-0, 6-1

Skyler Holifield/Gaddis Baysinger (N) def. Austin Bobbitt/Riley Pirtle (S) 6-0, 6-0

Championship: Burton/Stoll (W) def. Holifield/Baysinger (N) 6-2, 6-2

Consolation: Gray/Clark (NC) def. Bobbitt/Pirtle (S) 6-1, 6-3

#2 Doubles:

Matt Denney/Jake Nicholson (NC) def. Chris Schlatter/Callen Spatz (S) 7-5, 6-7 (4), 6-4

Alec Coughanowr/Kyle Moore (N) def. Jon Harner/Jake Bedwell (W) 6-2, 3-6, 7-6 (4)

Championship: Coughanowr/Moore (N) def. Denney/Nicholson (NC) 6-3, 6-2

Consolation: Harner/Bedwell/(W) def. Schlatter/Spatz (S) 6-2, 6-0