Niles tennis team blanked by Portage CentralPublished 10:10pm Wednesday, August 22, 2012
PORTAGE — For the first time this season, the Niles tennis team tasted defeat Wednesday.
Big 16 Conference West Division power Portage Central blanked the visiting Vikings 8-0.
The best match of the day came at No. 1 doubles where Alec Brown and Matt Miller were defeated by Daichi Hirakaur and Abhiram Krishnan 7-5 and 7-5.
1. Billy Heckman (PC) d. Brad Miller 6-0, 6-0; 2. Rob Stevens (PC) d. Nick Zeigert 6-0, 6-0; 3. Trevor Vandenklok (PC) d. Michael Geiger 6-1, 6-1; 4. Vevake Tandon (PC) d. Rob Lundberg 6-0, 6-1
1. Daichi Hirakaur-Abhiram Krishnan (PC) d. Alec Brown-Matt Miller 7-5, 7-5; 2. Andrew Finch-Brandon West (PC) d. Gevanta Nichols-Brent McGowan 6-0, 6-2; 3. Anirudh Ghantasala-Sam Han (PC) d. Matt Lee-Nick Borkowski 6-0, 6-0; 4. Zack Conley-Towne Morton (PC) d. Derek Brown-Gavin Rasler