The Knights No. 1 Doubles team of Patrick Gothard and Brenner Oliver kicked off the boys Hoosier Conference tennis tournament at Twin Lakes High School on Tuesday afternoon with a 6-1, 6-0 win against C. Harvey and M. Moore from Rensselaer Central.
The rest of the Knights line-up received a first round bye and picked up the action at Twin Lakes on Thursday afternoon. All three of the Knights singles players won their matches, and advance to the semi-finals to be held at Twin Lakes on Saturday morning.
In doubles play on Thursday, the Knights no. 2 doubles team of Sam Martin and Griffin Chyall jumped out to an early lead against Benton Central by winning the first set 6-0. But the Bison battled back and the Knights dropped the next two sets 5-7, 4-6 to lose the match. At No. 1 doubles Gothard and Riley fell to West Lafayette 0-6, 0-6.
Hoosier Conference Tournament at Twin Lakes HS
No.1 Singles Austin Chyall (CC) def. T. Musch (Rensselaer Central) 6-1, 6-0
No. 2 Singles Brenner Oliver (CC) def. M. Swan (Tipton) 6-1, 6-1.
No. 3 Singles Sebastian Lux (CC) def. B. Wolfgang (Hamilton Heights) 6-1, 3-6, 6-2.
No. 1 Doubles S. Garimella & R. Tudi (West Lafayette) def. Patrick Gothard & Dylan Riley (CC) 6-0, 6-0.
No 2. Doubles E. Hoffman & B. Buchanan (Benton Central) def. Sam Martin & Griffin Chyall (CC) 0-6, 7-5, 6-4.