Singles sweep leads HNHS netboys to first win

(From left) Tommy Bolinger, Wyatt Nave and Cameron Buzzard.
(From left) Tommy Bolinger, Wyatt Nave and Cameron Buzzard. Photos by Scott Trauner.

The Huntington North High School boys' varsity tennis team swept all three singles matches on the way to defeating host Bluffton, 4-1, on Tuesday, Aug. 27, for its first win of the season.

Senior Tommy Bolinger at first singles beat Mitchell Drew, 6-3, 6-3, and fellow senior Wyatt Nave took down Hunter Stoller, 6-4, 6-3. Cameron Buzzard, also a senior, topped Grant Prible at third singles, 6-3, 6-2, to wrap up the singles domination.

Helping the Vikings improve to 1-5 on the season was the number two doubles team of senior Andrew Smith and freshman Nick May, which posted a 6-1, 6-2 win over Reggie Garrett and Aaron Stugeon.

The Vikings' first doubles team of senior Matt Sieberns and junior Graham Sereno lost a three-setter to Jake Garrett and Collin Barker.

The Huntington North junior varsity lost 2-5. Singles player Tyler Gates beat Brian Dotterer, 8-2, and the doubles team of Nathan Lundy and Cameron Stuttle best Alex Miller and Levi Eisenhut, 8-6.

The Vikes' JV is now 3-3.