Findlay High School’s boys tennis team won three three-set matches, including two by tiebreaker, on its way to blanking Ottawa Hills 5-0 in a nonconference home match on Saturday.
The big wins came at No. 2 and No. 3 singles. Findlay’s Max macDonald outlasted Ryan Simon 6-2, 4-6, 7-6 (7-2) at No. 2 singles while Jake Elbin topped Jason Judis, 3-6, 7-5, 7-5 (7-4) in third singles play.
Reid Teatsorth made it a clean sweep by whipping Matt Gargas 6-0, 6-3 at No. 1 singles.
Ian Laird and Brent Gorman took care of Justin Judis and Jack Hylant 5-7, 6-2, 6-3 at No. 1 doubles. Logan Sullivan and Hyunchul Lee beat Kevin Hoefflinger and Spencer Smith 6-4, 6-3 at second doubles as Findlay improved to 4-2.
The Trojans are back in action Tuesday with back-to-back road matches at Toledo Whitmer and Perrysburg.
Junior Varsity Matches
Hoban & Graves (Fin) def. Duhurst & Daniels, 6-4; Hoffman & Price (Fin) def. Daniels & Wohlfarth, 6-2; Sharma & Bowlin (Fin) def. Mahood & Veh, 8-1; Sharma & Sharma (Fin) def. Wright & Wright, 6-0; Swick (Fin) def. Consinglia, 6-1.
Bluffton seventh at Lima
LIMA — Bluffton’s Kyle Strahm and Jaret Geiser finished second in the “C” Doubles division to lead area players at Saturday’s Lima City Tennis Invitational at the University of Northwestern Ohio.
The Bluffton duo fell to Lima Central Catholic’s Spencer Collins and Trey Hile 6-2, 6-0 in the title match.
The Pirates tied for third place in the seven-team field with 13 points. Ottawa-Glandorf was sixth with seven points.
1, Lima Central Catholic 50. 2, Lima Shawnee 28. 3, Van Wert & Bluffton 13. 5, Marion Harding 8. 6, Ottawa-Glandorf 7. 7, Lima Senior 2.
Redmen get 1 win at Clyde
CLYDE — The No. 2 doubles team of Dylan Stone and Bishop Mahan recorded Fostoria High School’s lone victory Saturday in the Clyde Invitational Tennis Tournament.
Stone and Mahan lost 6-4, 7-5 to a Clyde duo before topping a team from Oregon Clay 8-4.
FHS’ No. 1 doubles team of Sabian Arana and Noah Kitchen lost 6-1, 6-2 to a Norwalk pair before dropping an 8-6 decision to a Clay team.
The Redmen’s Isaiah Brough drew a first-round bye at No. 1 singles before losing 6-2, 6-1 to a Clay player and falling 8-1 to a Clyde opponent.
Fostoria’s Jordan Marshall gained a first-round bye at No. 2 singles before falling 6-0, 6-0 to a Norwalk player and 8-0 to a Clay foe.
FHS’ Jeremiah Brough lost 6-0, 6-0 to a Clay player and 8-0 to a Norwalk opponent at No. 3 singles.