The St. Mary Central Catholic tennis team remained undefeated with a key 4-1 victory over visiting Port Clinton Wednesday at Battery Park.
The win improves the Panthers' record to 7-0 overall, 3-0 Sandusky Bay Conference.
After winning 74 straight matches in the SBC, Port Clinton has lost two straight.
It was all St. Mary in singles action, as Andrew Linden secured a 6-3, 6-2 win over Chalin Chalik at No. 1, while Evan Slattery defeated Mark Fillmore 6-2, 6-1 in the No. 2 slot and Connor Stark bested Zach Auxter 6-1, 6-2 in the No. 3 match.
In doubles action, the team of Collin Ebert and Alex Opfer beat Jonny Newton and Jeff Griffin at No. 1, 6-1, 6-3 for the Panthers' final point, while Adam Sebastiano and Nils Bach earned Port Clinton's lone point in the No. 2 match, with a 6-2, 6-3 win over Jared Ebert and Tanner Roth.
Perkins 3, Clyde 2
The Pirates improved their record to 4-3 Wednesday with a 3-2 victory over visiting Clyde.
In singles play, Manickam Manickam led the way for Perkins with a 6-0, 6-1 win over Issac Prunty at the No. 1 spot, while Josh Rohrbacher added a win at No. 3, with a 6-1, 6-1 victory over Derek Yeager. Andrew Collins secured the lone singles win for the Flyers at the No. 2 slot, with a 6-3, 7-5 win over Zach Grealy.
Cody Dominick and Max Funk picked up the final point for Perkins in doubles action, at the No. 2 slot, with a 6-3, 6-3 win over Brandon Carte and David Roach, while Clyde's Blaine MacFarland and Itts Rodrungruang defeated Shannon Murphy and Antonio Lopez 6-1, 6-2 at No. 1.
Clyde's record falls to 4-4 overall, 1-2 in the Sandusky Bay Conference with the loss. The Fliers return to action tonight against Oak Harbor.
Edison 5 Bellevue 0
The Chargers shutout Bellevue 5-0 in non-conference play at Milan.
In singles play, Connor Russell led the way for Edison with a 6-1, 6-2 win over Luke Hackenburg at No. 1, while Corey Diroll defeated Ian Carr at No. 2, 7-6(4), 6-2 and Jeremy Moss came away with a 6-1, 6-2 victory over Jared Poock at No. 3.
David Bender and Adam Osterling dropped a lone game to Blake Kryling and Jake Eastman with a 6-1, 6-0 victory at No. 1 doubles, while Matt Fujita and Chris Westfall defeated Tony Harper and Cody Henderson 6-1, 6-2 at the No. 2 slot.
Norwalk 3, Elida 2
The Truckers took two points in singles play and one in doubles to beat Elida 3-2 and improve their record to 7-1.
Trevor Bowers secured the first point for Norwalk with a 6-0, 6-0 sweep of Mitchell Chavez at No.1, and Harry Love earned the other singles point for the Truckers with a 7-5, 6-2 victory over Arwin Sayote at No. 2, while Corbin Ellison earned Elida's lone singles point at No. 3 with a 6-3, 7-6(5) win over Sid Beier.
In doubles play, Elida's Nick Fraley and Dylan McDorman defeated Kyle Scheid and Kevin Bickerstaff at No. 1 6-1, 6-1, while Adam Zorn and Karson Schaechterle bested Justin Miller and Cody Kerns 6-4, 6-2 in the No. 2 match.
Norwalk returns to action today at Upper Sandusky.
Oak Harbor 3, Huron 2
It was all Rockets in singles play as Oak Harbor defeated visiting Huron 3-2 in SBC action.
Greg LaFountain led the way for Oak Harbor with a 6-0, 6-0 sweep of Rory Kaip at the No. 1 slot, while Eli Boldt defeated Austin Thorn 6-1, 6-0 at No. 2 and Nik Shay bested Dom Vacca 6-1, 6-0 in the No. 3 match.
Huron took both doubles matches, with a 6-3, 6-0 victory by Matt Wray and John Dusza over Brock Goetz and Matt Hamilton at No. 1 and Nyle Olds and Nolan Thaxton battling to a 2-6, 6-4, 7-6 (7-5) win over Jeremiah Hall and Kurt Tallman at No.2.
The win improves Oak Harbor's record to 4-4 overall, 2-1 SBC and they return to action tonight at Clyde, while Huron hosts Fremont Ross.