Boys tennis competes at Scott City


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Senior Ryan Schuckman spikes the ball while playing at Scott City.

On April 8, the boys tennis team competed at the Scott City Invitational. The meet was originally scheduled for April 7 but was postponed because of high winds.

Athletes played a total of three games in a bracket and each match was an eight-game set.

Sophomore Colin Clark played in the Singles No. 1 bracket. After losing his first match, Clark won the next two matches, finishing the day at 2-1 and earning fifth place.

Freshman Ken Shaffer played in the Singles No. 2 bracket. Shaffer lost his first two matches but won his last, finishing in seventh place and 1-2 on the day.

Sophomore Henry Fitzthum and senior Ryan Schuckman played in the Doubles No. 1 bracket. After winning their first two matches, Fitzthum and Schuckman lost in the championship match against Scott City, going 2-1 on the day and earning second place.

Sophomore Logan Schmidt and junior Jack Scoby played in the Doubles No. 2 bracket. Schmidt and Scoby won their first match but lost their next two matches, going 1-2 and finishing in fourth.