Elkhart Central got the necessary points while dodging rain for a 3-0 boys tennis victory over visiting Concord on Thursday, Aug. 21.
Eric Burton in singles and the pair of Scott Hanberg and Will Riblet in doubles each won No. 1 matches for the Blue Blazers. Two other matches were suspended due to rain and are not expected to be made up given that the team outcome has been clinched.
Also in Elkhart, Edwardsburg made the short trip south of the border and edged Elkhart Memorial 3-2. Jacob Kanaby and Carson Collins posted singles wins for the Eddies.
ELKHART CENTRAL 3, CONCORD 0
Eric Burton def. Will Boyer 6-2, 6-1. Andrew Salmon (Ce) vs. Mitch Boyer 1-6, 6-4 (suspended due to rain, will not be resumed). Curtis Hill def. Spencer Jaenichen 6-3, 6-0.
Scott Hanberg/Will Riblet def. Riley Huffer/Aaron Allen 6-1, 6-4. Adam DeShone/Chrisitan Lankford (Ce) led Braden Fish/Nathan Hermon. 6-3, 5-4 (suspended due to rain, will not be resumed).
Records: Central 2-1, Concord 1-1.
Next: Concord at Bethany Christian Saturday, Aug. 23; Goshen at Central Monday, Aug. 25.
JV: Central 11, Concord 0. JV records: Central 2-1.
EDWARDSBURG 3, MEMORIAL 2
Jon Bailey (M) def. Bradon Handy 6-3, 6-3. Jacob Kanaby (E) def. Brenden Graber 7-5, 6-2. Carson Collins (E) def. Brett Wilson 6-4, 6-3.
Stephen Tefft/Justin Walter (M) def. Joe Queener-Ryan Rogers 6-2, 6-2. Jacob Lahyer/Deven Dosmonn (E) def. Dallas Lundgren/Daniel Asbury 6-3, 6-2.
Record: Memorial 1-1.
Next: Memorial at Goshen Invitational Saturday, Aug. 23.
JV: Memorial 7, Edwardsburg 2. Winners: Memorial — Alec Mark, Khalek Sengsone, Cole Maddux/Jaysen Miller, Dylan Lundgren/Nick Brewers, Grant Mullett/Elier Almarez, Nick Leon/Pierre Archie, Spencer Swift, Justin Zupsish.
FAIRFIELD 4, BREMEN 0
Adam Yoder def. Krent Hueni 6-1, 6-2. Bryce Devine (B) led Landyn Nunemaker 6-2, 3-6, 5-3 (suspended due to rain, will not be resumed). Clayton Bender def. Carter Filchak 6-1, 6-0.
Joe Line/Nathan Azzarito def. Austin Ingle/Tommy Foster 6-3, 6-2. Andrew Hoover/Isaac Miller (F) def. Chandler Snyder/Zac Burkholder 6-2, 6-3.
Records: Fairfield 1-0, Bremen 0-2.
Next: NorthWood at Fairfield Monday, Aug. 25.
JV Fairfield 4, Bremen 3: Winners: Fairfield — Jesse Grimm, Mitchell Yoder, Joel Kropf/Aaron Skibbe, Joey Gibson/Dylan Kaufman. JV record: Fairfield 1-0.
PENN 5, WARSAW 0
Michael Wang def. Nick Jansen 6-2, 6-2. Jacob Macri def. Andrew Gauger 6-2, 6-1. Stewart Feely def. Ryan Weltschurack 6-0, 6-0.
Brendan Butler/Mason Lee def. Christopher Herendeen/Justin Stout 6-3, 6-4. Thomas Gifford/Tim Porsche def. Caleb Ray/Cole Baker 6-4, 6-2.
Record: Penn 1-0.
Next: Penn at Concord Tuesday, Aug. 26.
JV: Winners: Penn 4, Warsaw 0.