SCOL leader Chillicothe blanks WHS in hard-fought battle


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WILMINGTON — South Central Ohio League leader Chillicothe held off Wilmington 5-0 Monday in league action Monday at the WHS courts.

The Hurricane is 11-6 overall and 8-4 in the SCOL.

The Cavaliers sit atop the SCOL standings with a 10-0 record. They are 13-4 overall.

Despite the 5-0 score, the match was extremely close. The Hurricane lost three tiebreakers and two other matches went to a third set pro-set.

Colt Smith lost his two-set match in a pair of tiebreakers 6-7 (4-7), 6-7 (5-7).

Both WHS doubles teams — Drew Moyer and Jalen Douglas at first and Mason McIntosh and Jack Romer at second — won the first set then lost the next two.

SUMMARY

May 1, 2017

@Wilmington High School

Chillicothe 5 Wilmington 0

Singles

• Jonathen Fender was def by W. Kreiger 1-6, 6-7 (3-7)

• Brady Henry was def by J. Herlihy 3-6, 3-6

• Colt Smith was def by L. Li 6-7 (4-7), 6-7 (5-7)

Doubles

• Drew Moyer, Jalen Douglas were def by G. Lapurga, M, Kreiger 6-4, 4-6, 8-10

• Mason McIntosh, Jack Romer were def by S. Fulkerson, M. Herlihy 6-4, 2-6, 3-10

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