Vikings blank CavemenPublished 8:59am Thursday, August 16, 2012
The Niles tennis team capped off a nice opening day with an 8-0 win over visiting Mishawaka Wednesday.
After defeating cross-town rival Brandywine in its first match of the season, the Vikings blanked the Caveman 8-0 in the last match of the day. In between, the Bobcats defeated Mishawaka 5-1.
Niles swept the singles flights and won both of the doubles flights that were contested on the court. The Vikings received forfeits from Mishawaka at No. 3 and No. 4 doubles.
1. Brad Miller (N) d. Jon Dickinson 6-0, 6-1; 2. Nick Zeigert (N) d. Andrew Furlow 6-3, 6-1; 3. Michael Geiger (N) d. Jarrett Demonia 6-0, 6-2; 4. Rob Lundberg (N) d. Tyler Staples 6-3, 6-2
1. Alec Brown-Matt Miller (N) d. Michael Furlow-Andy Dong 6-2, 6-1; 2. Gevanta Nichols-Brent McGowen (N) d. Nathan Vaughn-Wesley Demonia 6-0, 6-0; 3. Trevor Kizer-Nick Bortowski (N) won by forfeit; 4. Issac Rosenthal-Matt Lee (N) won by forfeit
Niles-2-0, Mishawaka 0-2