KNOX - Triton Boys Tennis team traveled to Knox for a conference opener and notched the it's first conference win of the season by a score of 3-2. The thrilling match provided two event filled 3 match sets first at #2 singles with Tritons Damon Kuntz rallying to defeat Brayden Branham 6-1 and #2 Tritons Doubles Ethan Shively and Isaiah Vaca scrapping and celebrating every point against Nick Dillner and Wyatt Libey. Tritons Caden Large bounced back into the win column by playing well against AJ Turner at the #1 Single spot. Tritons Zak Greer at 3 Singles had a off night against Rocco Venice and is looking to put the evening in the rearview mirror. Triton forfeited at the 1 Doubles spot.
#1S - Caden Large def. AJ Turner (K) 6-2, 6-2
#2S - Damon Kuntz (T) def. Brayden Branham (K) 3-6, 6-0, 6-1
#3S - Rocco Venice (K) def. Zak Greer (T) 6-4, 6-1
#1D - Drew Simpson & Coy Tuulbee (K) by forfeit
#2D - Ethan Shively & Isaiah Vaca (T) def. Nick Dillner and Wyatt Libey (K) 2-6, 6-4, 6-4
#2 Singles Damon Kuntz at Knox Conference match
#1 Singles Caden Large at Knox Conference match
#2 Doubles Ethan Shively and Isaiah Vaca talking strategy with coaches at Knox Conference match
ROCHESTER - Triton Boys Tennis team traveled to Rochester and took a loss against the Zebras. Coach Gardner was impressed with his team's hustle and the effort put into the matches as Triton was definitely outgunned and had to scrape for every point as a matter of fact every shot played.
#1S - Brock Bowers (R) def. Caden Large (T) 6-0, 6-0
#2S - Tanner Reinartz (R) def. Damon Kuntz (T) 6-1, 6-2
#3S - Robert Bozzo (R) by forfeit
#1D - Hunter Kamp & Harrison Dunwoody (R) def. Zak Greer & Isaiah Vaca (T) 6-1, 6-2
#2D - Jonas Kiser and Drake Heishman (R) by forfeit
BOURBON - Triton Boys Tennis team hosted Logansport for their first home match of the young season. Triton's young squad took another 5-0 loss against the Berries. Coach Gardner felt that his young squad just didn't perform to their capabilities and feels like the late start might have played into the match. He will have to come up with a different approach overnight as the next two conference matches start at 5:30. Zak Greer at #3 singles started out great and took a commanding 4-0 lead, only to lose 5-7, which definitely took his steam away from his second set. Triton will host conference foe North Judson on Tuesday night.
#1S - Dylan Pearson (L) def. Caden Large (T) 6-1, 6-1
#2S - Conner Penz (L) def. Damon Kuntz (T) 6-0, 6-1
#3S - Ethan Hunt (L) def. Zak Greer (T) 7-5, 6-0
#1D - Cooper Smith & Max Kitchell (L) def. Ethan Shively & Isaiah Vaca (T) 6-2, 6-1
#2D - Peyton Zimmerman & Aryan Patel (L) by forfeit
BOURBON - Triton Boys Tennis team hosted conference foe North Judson and loss 5-0. Tritons #1 singles Caden Large played extremely well against AJ Bau. They battled for winning points and played almost an hour longer than any other match. Triton will host conference opponent Knox on Wednesday night.
North Judson Results
#1S - AJ Bau (NJ) def. Caden Large (T) 6-2, 6-2
#2S - Wyatt Stowe (NJ) def. Damon Kuntz (T) 6-1, 6-1
#3S - Caleb Grinder (NJ) def. Zak Greer (T) 6-0, 6-0
#1D - Nathan Faldzinski & Damien Frazier (NJ) def. Ethan Shively & Isaiah Vaca (T) 6-1, 6-1
#2D - (NJ) by forfeit