Bulldogs roll to 9-0 win against Pipestone
By LARRY LEEDS, Sports Editor
The Madison boys' tennis team rolled over the Pipestone Arrows in a dual match at Madison on Monday night. The Bulldogs won the match 9-0.|
Every Bulldog won his matches by 2-0.
Ryan Golden beat Jared Schiebaut 6-1 and 6-0 at #1 singles.
Jacob Leighton won 6-0 and 6-0 at #2 singles against Levi Cartensen.
Kevin Shan rolled to 6-1 and 6-0 wins over Trae Lucale at #3 singles.
Green was pushed to a tie breaker in set one and he won the tie breaker 7-4 and the first set 7-6 over Nathan Baatz at #4 singles. Green won the second set 6-3.
Gabe Richards stopped Joe Morgan 6-3 and 6-3 in #5 singles.
Logan Jager completed the sweep of the singles with a 6-4 and 6-3 win against Bill Smith at #6 six singles.
"It was a great win for us," said Madison Coach Doug Sims. "Our team played really well, and we needed a win to keep thinking positive as we move forward."
Golden and Leighton beat Baatz and Schiebaut 6-0 and 6-0 at #1 doubles.
Shan and Green had no problem in stopping Cartensen and Lucale 6-1 and 6-0 at #2 doubles.
Richards and Jager beat Morgan and Smith 6-3 and 6-2 at #3 doubles to make it a clean sweep for the Bulldogs.
"The next couple of weeks are really busy with our backed-up schedule because of the weather, but the guys are really looking forward to it," Sims said.
Madison won all four junior varsity sets. In singles, Matt Graff beat Elijah Everson 6-2 and 6-0.
Marcus VandenBosch beat Tice Lozoeller 6-0 and 6-1.
David Pimental beat Lozoeller 10-6.
Graff and VandenBosch beat Everson and Lozoeller 8-1 in the only junior varsity doubles set.
Madison will go to Brookings on Friday for a triangular with Brookings and Pierre. The match will start at 1 p.m.