Bellmont bounces HNHS from boys' tennis sectional

Nick May, part of the Huntington North second doubles team, returns a shot during sectional action against Belmont on Wednesday, Oct. 2.
Nick May, part of the Huntington North second doubles team, returns a shot during sectional action against Belmont on Wednesday, Oct. 2. Photo by Steve Clark.

The Huntington North High School boys' tennis team was bounced out of the Norwell Sectional by Bellmont, 1-4, on Wednesday, Oct. 2, ending its season.

The first doubles duo of senior Matt Sieberns and junior Graham Sereno recorded the Vikings' lone win as they outlasted Logan Baker and Ryan Okoniewski, 5-7, 7-5, 6-2.

Senior Andrew Smith and freshman Nick May at second doubles also went three sets, but fell to Conner Hess and Benjamin Fullenkamp, 6-1, 3-6, 3-6.

In singles play, senior Tommy Bolinger at first singles fell to Evan Selking, 1-6, 1-6; senior Wyatt Nave suffered a 4-6, 3-6 setback to Robert Elherding in the second match; and senior Cameron Buzzard was dispatched by Austin O'Camp at third, 3-6, 1-6.

Huntington North ends the season at 4-13. The team will lose five players to graduation.