The JV Shoremen tennis team fell 4-1 to Westlake in a close SWC battle today. Freshmen Josh Kerner and Nate Anthony picked up the lone victory for Avon Lake with a 4-6, 7-6 (7-5), 11-9 win at first doubles. Emmet Fink battled back from a 6-0, 3-0 deficit with a late push before dropping a very competitive second set 7-6. The second doubles duo of Daniel St. George and Ben Dorman also played well in a 6-2, 6-4 loss.
Singles: Connor Reis (W) d. Kenny Davis 6-2, 6-2; Jake Palmer (W) d. Emmet Fink 6-0, 7-6 (7-2); Haddy Dardir (W) d. Louis Landman 6-0, 6-0.
Doubles: Josh Kerner/Nate Anthony (AL) d. Julian Coleman/Tristan Truxal 4-6, 7-6 (7-5), 11-9; Jakob Miller/Manav Arora (W) d. Daniel St. George/Ben Dorman 6-2, 6-4.
Exhibition: Nick Schwechow (W) d. Cole Drellishak 6-3, 5-7, 10-4.