Boyle Bests Mercer In Tennis Match
On Thursday night, April 20, the Mercer County tennis team competed against the Boyle County Rebels at Centre College.
The girl’s team played a 9-point match and lost 2-7. The one seed for the Titans, junior Sara Dunn, won her match 8-0. Second seed senior Hope Lanham lost 1-8. Maddie Smith lost her third seed match 3-8. Norah Martin was defeated 0-6 in her fourth seed match. The fifth seed Lily Leitenberger was defeated 1-6. Naomi Martin lost her sixth seed match 2-6. Dunn and Lanham lost 5-8 in their one-seed doubles match. The second-seed doubles team, Lily Leitenberger, and Maddie Smith, lost 2-8. Naomi and Norah Martin won their third seed match 6-4.
The boy’s team played a 6-point match and lost 0-6. Senior Luke Whitenack lost his first seed singles match 2-8. The second seed Tharun Eka lost 1-8. Will Dean lost the third seed match 0-6. The fourth seed, Josh Noffsinger, lost 0-6. The top seed in doubles, Whitenack and Eka lost a close battle 7-9. Dean and Noffsinger lost their second seed match 4-8.
The Mercer County tennis team competes again Thursday, April 27 at Anderson County High School.