Tennis: Dreadnaughts split first two matches of the season

The Dexter tennis team served up two early-season matches this week and split the difference against strong competition.

The Dreadnaughts opened the season on Tuesday against Canton and fell 5-4 in a very close match. Canton dominated the singles events, winning three of the four but Dexter won three doubles matches.

Dexter bounced right back with a 6-2 win over Milan on Wednesday. The two teams split the singles matches and the Dreads dominated at doubles.

The Dreadnaughts host Lincoln on Thursday.

Here is a breakdown of the two matches.

DEXTER 6, MILAN 2,

Singles:
No. 1 – Noah Enyedy, DEXTER HIGH SCHOOL def. Matthew Bowman, MILAN HIGH SCHOOL, 2-6 , 6-1 , 17-15 ;
No. 2 – Marco Kilgos, MILAN HIGH SCHOOL def. Diego Reyes, DEXTER HIGH SCHOOL, 6-1 , 6-2 , -;
No. 3 – Connor Kniesteadt, DEXTER HIGH SCHOOL def. Nathan Bowman, MILAN HIGH SCHOOL, 6-0 , 6-2 , -;
No. 4 – Gunnar Kruise, MILAN HIGH SCHOOL def. Xavier Reyes, DEXTER HIGH SCHOOL, 3-6 , 6-4 , 10-6 ;

Doubles:
No. 1 – Nate Guinta, DEXTER HIGH SCHOOL – Allen Labadie, DEXTER HIGH SCHOOL def. Ryder Knox, MILAN HIGH SCHOOL – Zach Spradlin, MILAN HIGH SCHOOL, 6-3 , 3-6 , 10-6 ;
No. 2 – Cole Arnedt, DEXTER HIGH SCHOOL – Dom Sortor, DEXTER HIGH SCHOOL def. Gavin Kruise, MILAN HIGH SCHOOL – Zach Fink, MILAN HIGH SCHOOL, 6-1 , 6-1 , -;
No. 3 – Lucas Anderson, DEXTER HIGH SCHOOL – Cole Sheldon, DEXTER HIGH SCHOOL def. Adam Dubois, MILAN HIGH SCHOOL – Trent Spradlin, MILAN HIGH SCHOOL, 6-2 , 6-1 , -;
No. 4 – Derrick Nelson, DEXTER HIGH SCHOOL – Andrew Guinta, DEXTER HIGH SCHOOL def. Devin Glushyn, MILAN HIGH SCHOOL – Elias Hobbs, MILAN HIGH SCHOOL, 6-0 , 6-1 , -;

CANTON 5, DEXTER 4,

Singles:
No. 3 – Connor Kniesteadt, DEXTER HIGH SCHOOL def. Marcus Boone, CANTON HIGH SCHOOL, 6-1 , 7-5 , -;
No. 1 – Avneet Singh, CANTON HIGH SCHOOL def. Noah Enyedy, DEXTER HIGH SCHOOL, 6-0 , 6-1 , -;
No. 2 – Suriya Subbiah, CANTON HIGH SCHOOL def. Diego Reyes, DEXTER HIGH SCHOOL, 6-0 , 6-0 , -;
No. 4 – Akshat Misra, CANTON HIGH SCHOOL def. Jackson Bertram, DEXTER HIGH SCHOOL, 6-4 , 6-0 , -;

Doubles:
No. 1 – Kartikeya Shukla, CANTON HIGH SCHOOL – Cameron Laidlaw, CANTON HIGH SCHOOL def. Nate Guinta, DEXTER HIGH SCHOOL – Allen Labadie, DEXTER HIGH SCHOOL, 6-2 , 7-5 , -;
No. 2 – Cole Arnedt, DEXTER HIGH SCHOOL – Dom Sortor, DEXTER HIGH SCHOOL def. Cameron Maddock, CANTON HIGH SCHOOL – Christian Mosca, CANTON HIGH SCHOOL, 6-3 , 6-3 , -;
No. 3 – Lucas Anderson, DEXTER HIGH SCHOOL – Cole Sheldon, DEXTER HIGH SCHOOL def. Mihir Bharadwaj, CANTON HIGH SCHOOL – Arav Desai, CANTON HIGH SCHOOL, 6-1 , 6-1 , -;
No. 4 – Derrick Nelson, DEXTER HIGH SCHOOL – Andrew Guinta, DEXTER HIGH SCHOOL def. Gabe Gampala, CANTON HIGH SCHOOL – Justin Gibson, CANTON HIGH SCHOOL, 5-7 , 7-6 , 11-9 ;
No. 5 – Eric D’Urso, CANTON HIGH SCHOOL – Devin Lu, CANTON HIGH SCHOOL def. Ryan Flaherty, DEXTER HIGH SCHOOL – Colin Hart, DEXTER HIGH SCHOOL, 6-4 , 6-2 , -;

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