Windsor tops Bruton on tennis court

Published 1:38 pm Saturday, March 21, 2015

The Windsor High School boys tennis team played Bruton High School on the tennis courts in Windsor. The home team picked up the 7-2 win in its opening match of the season on Wednesday.

Individually, the Dukes’ Daniel Klausmeier defeated Ian Sadler in straight sets, 6-3, 6-1 on the No. 1 court. In No. 2 singles, Ethan Bales of Windsor bested Dylan Shannon 6-4, 6-1.

Windsor’s Stephen Hurst defeated Daanish Fiaz 6-3, 6-2 on the No. 3 court. Windsor’s No. 4 Derek Klausmeier and No. 5 Lucas Cussick also picked up wins. Derek picked up the win in three sets, 6-4, 4-6 and 10-6 in the tiebreaker.

On the No. 6 court, Mason Farley of Bruton defeated Donald Rice 6-0, 6-0.

In doubles, Daniel and Derek picked up the 8-3 win, and Bales and Hurst won 8-2 on the No. 2 court. Cussick and Rice were defeated 8-2 on the No. 3 court.

The Dukes start off their season 1-0 as a team. They will travel to Smithfield on Thursday, March 26, to face the Packers.