The Colonel Tennis Team hosted the Fort Knox Eagles and Eageletts this
Friday with the Colonel Boys prevailing 4-1 while the young Lady Colonels
fell 0-3. At the #1 Singles position Sam Bowman took Ryan Guzman 6-2, 6-2.
In the #2 slot Zach Reed dropped Sam Allen 6-0, 6-1 and Justin Sturgeon
made it a clean sweep in singles with a 6-2, 6-2 win against Wes Sims. In
#1 Doubles play Tyler Reed and Isaiha Boles notched the Colonel victory
6-0, 6-0. The Colonels #2 duo of Carter Fields and Cole McMahon were
felled 4-6, 6-6 with the match called because of darkness. The Boy netters
now are 2-0-1 in early season play with Tyler Reed and Boles unbeaten in
Doubles and Sam Bowman and Justin Sturgeon unblemished in Singles.
The Lady Colonels are improving with each outing but haven’t put up a Team
W yet. In singles, Shelby Coates playing in the #1 spot was taken 0-8
against Fort Knoxes’ Brianna Decrisio, Kimberly, in her first match ever.
lost 0-8 to Yuri Maisel. In the #1 Doubles action Joy Beth Heberly and
Destiny Atwell made a strong effort before dropping a 4-8 decision to the
Lady Eagles’ Athena Thompson and Cassandra Slocum.
Looming large next is an away trip to Hodgenville to take on the LaRue
Hawks Team. Match time should begin around 4:30 pm.