With full lineup, Oak Ridge tennis team too much for Pleasant Grove

By: Staff Report
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After two close battles with Pleasant Grove, Oak Ridge High’s tennis team dominated the Eagles Monday, winning 8-1 in a match to decide the Delta River League’s second-place team.

Oak Ridge won the first four singles matches with relative ease with Brandon Sutter leading the way at No. 1 with a 6-0, 6-0 win over Christian Doty. Jimmy Giovannini was equally consistent with a 6-2, 6-2 win at No. 2 over Jason Kankis.

Jacob Zetlin and Charlie Conarro found themselves in competitive matches at No. 3 and 4, as they won by similar scores. Zetlin earned a 6-4, 6-3 win, while Conarro won his match 6-2, 6-3.

Simon Chan and Matthew Lai won extremely competitive matches at five and six singles, respectively. Chan won 6-4, 7-6 (8-6), while Lai came out on top, 6-3, 7-6 (7-5).

In doubles play, Clarence Lai and Scotty Lee earned a 6-2, 6-3 win, while Haydon Jacobson and Sam Miller were victorious 6-3, 7-6 (7-5).

Max He and Sangsoo Kim nearly came away with a win at No. 3 doubles, but lost 6-0, 6-7 (7-5), 10-7.