Brock edges SHS in team tennis opener

Staff Writer
Stephenville Empire-Tribune

Stephenville High School was narrowly edged out by Brock by an 11-10 margin in its first outing of the 2020 team tennis season on Aug. 18 at Tarleton State University’s courts.

The Honeybees won five of the seven girls singles matches, but Brock countered with five boys singles matches, and also took four of the seven overall doubles matches.

GIRLS

Singles — Averie Watkins, Brock, def. Shyla Smith, SHS, 6-4, 6-3; Molly Orr, SHS, def. Rebekah McQueen, Brock, 6-0, 6-3; Laura Henrickson, SHS, def. Sariah Ellestad, Brock, 9-7, 6-2; Ella Sheppard, SHS, def. Delany Hazard, Brock, 6-1, 7-5; Maci Underwood, SHS, def. McKenzie Duggin, Brock, (no score reported); Bella Decker, Brock, def. Addie Post, SHS, 6-2, 5-7 (10-1); Leslie Rivera, SHS, def. Taylor Drew, Brock, 8-4.

Doubles — McQueen-Harrah, Brock, def. Orr-Shepherd, SHS, 8-6; Henrickson-Underwood, SHS, def. Ellestad-Hazard, Brock, 8-5; Duggin-Drew, Brock, def. Post-Rivera, SHS, 8-5.

BOYS

Singles — Tim Hoffman, Brock, def. Dylan Jones, SHS, 6-4, 6-2; Nate Barry, SHS, def. Cooper Luce, Brock, 6-2, 7-5; Caleb Bowman, Brock, def. Nirjal Upadhayay, SHS, 7-5, 6-4; Will Harrah, Brock, def. Charlie Hughes, SHS, 6-0, 6-1; Kelvin Ong, SHS, def. Nevan Osborn, Brock, 6-3, 6-2; Nevan Osborn, Brock, def. Remington Back, SHS, 6-4, 6-1; Jordan Sutten lost (no score reported).

Doubles — Hoffman-Harrah, Brock, def. Barry-Hughes, SHS, 8-1; Luce-Bowman, Brock, def. Upadayay-Ong, SHS, 8-4; Back-Sutten, SHS, def. Mhoon-Kelly, 8-6.

MIXED DOUBLES

Jones-Smith, SHS, def. Watkins-Osburn, Brock, 8-5.