Three eighth-graders and a seventh-grader combined to win four matches for the Danville boys, carrying the Admirals to a 5-2 victory over Lincoln County on Monday at Danville.
Michael McChesney won at No. 2 singles for Danville, while Colin Hart earned Lincoln’s only singles win and shared in its only doubles win.
Casey County 6, Mercer County 3 — At Liberty, Casey won five of six singles matches to defeat Mercer. Ryan Martin won in straight sets at No. 1 singles for the Rebels.
Boyle County 9, Pulaski County 0 — At Danville, Boyle improved to 2-2 by sweeping nine matches from Pulaski. Ben Akers and Ben Kendrick pulled out a 7-5 win at No. 1 doubles.
Casey County 7, Garrard County 2 — At Lancaster, Casey won all six singles matches in its win over Garrard. Tylyn Leigh earned a three-set victory at No. 1 singles, and Allie Tinsley won two close sets at No. 2.
Boyle County 6, Pulaski County 3 — At Danville, Boyle swept three doubles matches to defeat Pulaski, getting narrow victories from Anna Duncan and Sarah Nolan at No. 1 and Nikol Pluess and Victoria Horseman at No. 2.
Monday’s Area Tennis Results
At Danville (D) 5, Lincoln County (LC) 2
No. 1 —¿Hart (LC) def. Nelson (D) 8-0; No. 2 — McChesney (D) def. Smith (LC) 8-4; No. 3 — Joiner (D) def. Lasure (LC) 8-5; No. 4 — Graves (D) def. Playforth (LC) 8-6; No. 5 — Rankin (D) def. Combs (LC) 8-4.
No. 1 —¿Hart-Smith (LC) def. Nelson-Joiner (D) 8-3; No. 2 — Rankin-Graves (D) def. Lasure-Playforth (LC) 8-1.
At Casey County (CC) 6,
Mercer County (MC) 3
No. 1 —¿Ryan Martin (CC) def. Chris Fuller (MC) 6-3, 6-4; No. 2 — Jacob Crowell (MC) def. Luke Salyers (CC) 8-4; No. 3 —¿Clay Cannon (CC) def. Nathan Sheehan (MC) 8-2; Skyler Wright (CC) def. Josh Conover (MC) 8-3; Hunter Pierce (CC) def. Rhett Pigman (MC) 9-7; Taylor Leigh (CC) def. Lee Sims (MC) 8-4