Fredonia's second doubles team was the only bright spot for the Hillbillies (2-1) on Thursday as the Panama Panthers (2-0) prevailed, 4-1, in CCAA boys high school tennis action.
The second doubles team of Kyle Leysath and Dustin Wickmark defeated Quinn Payne and John Mayr, 6-4, 6-2.
Panama's first doubles team of Mike Rinsel and Patrick Ragka needed a strong effort to take down Fredonia's Mike Johnson and John Piper, 7-6, 6-4.
OBSERVER?Photos by Courtney Gfroerer
Above, Fredonia’s Nick Johnston returns a serve from Panama's Bryce Payne during first singles action of Thursday’s CCAA?West boys high school tennis match.
Below Dunkirk’s Peter?Kubera competes during first singles action against Westfield.
"Panama had very strong singles players with more playing experience," Fredonia coach Lisa Johnston said. "It was very difficult and windy conditions. It's our first time playing Panama and they are a strong team."
Westfield 4, Dunkirk 1
The Westfield Wolverines took care of the Dunkirk Marauders, 4-1, in two separate matches Tuesday in CCAA West I boys high school tennis.
In the first match, at fist singles, Riley Harris defeated Peter Kubera, 10-2, while at second singles, Westfield's Judah Herr downed Connor Aitcheson. At third singles, Josh McCord picked up a win for Westfield with a 10-4 decision over Bryan Palacios, 10-4.
At first doubles, Westfield's Nate Oakes and Josh Kitchen breezed past Duke Medema and James Kalfas, 10-1.
Dunkirk's lone win came at second doubles, as Dale Lombardo and Brandon Katta edged Tyler Connolly and Emma Mason, 12-10.
In the second match, Harris defeated Kubera again, 10-6. At second singles, Herr took down Medema, 10-1. At third singles, McCord defeated Rodrick Alvardo, 10-3.
At first doubles, Westfield's Oakes and Kitchen were victorious over Kalfas and Aitcheson, 10-2.
The Marauders won second doubles once again as Palacios and Adrian Alvardo defeated Connolly and Mason, 12-10.
Dunkirk returns to action April 25 when it hosts Maple Grove.