Viking tennis team downs New Castle for two wins on Saturday

Determined performances by the singles players on the Huntington North High School boys' varsity tennis team helped power the team to a 4-1 win over New Castle on Saturday, Sept. 15.

No. 1 singles player Aaron Gilmore came up with a 7-6 (7-4), 6-4, win over Joe McIntosh, Tommy Bolinger defeated AJ York 7-5, 7-5, in the second singles match and Matt Sieberns emerged victorious from a 6-1, 5-7, 7-5 battle with Dusty Vincent at third singles.

Wyatt Nave and Cameron Buzzard had an easier go of it in their No. 1 doubles match against Dylan Clark and Jake Nicholson, cruising to a 6-2, 6-1 victory.

Nathan Lundy and Andrew Smith weren't so lucky in their No. 2 doubles match against Matt Denney and Dustin Grayl, falling 1-6, 1-6 to give New Castle its lone win of the day.

In junior varsity action, Tristan Thieken beat Andrew Reust 8-5.