The Maryville High Boys Tennis Team played on the road today against William Blount. Maryville had hopes of extending their one match win streak on the young season. But the windy conditions that both teams had to play in were a factor in the outcome of the duel match. The Rebels would find themselves down 0-3 with William Blount sweeping the doubles matches. But the Rebels would battle back in singles winning courts 2, 3, and 4 to tie things up at 3-3. William Blount would grab the lead after winning at court 1. The winning point for William Blount would come at court 5 while court 6 would go to Maryville. William Blount would win 5-4.
The loss puts Maryville at 1-1, and 1-1 in District 4LS. Maryville will be back in action on Friday, April 6th as the Rebels travel to Oak Ridge for a make up match from last week’s rainout. Match time is set for 5:00pm.
Boys Tennis Box Score
Issac Macon (WB) def Ramsey Owens (M) 8-3
Matthew Gideon (M) def Eli Macon (WB) 8-3
Nick Van Son (M) def Ryan Henning (WB) 8-6
Devon Jones (M) def Tommy Bond (WB) 9-8(6)
Josh Long (WB) def Nathan Dockery (M) 8-1
Eli Paszek (M) def Hunter Autry (WB) 8-3
Macon / Macon (WB) def Owens / Van Son (M) 8-2
Henning / Bond (WB) def Gideon / Jones (M) 8-2
Long / Autry (WB) def Dockery / Paszek (M) 8-6
Order of Finish:
Doubles – 2, 1, 3 Singles – 2, 4, 3, 1, 5*, 6
William Blount (2-1, 2-1) def Maryville (1-1, 1-1) 5-4