Indians top Broncos in boys tennis season opener

Published 9:28 am Saturday, March 25, 2023

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Both Franklin High School and Southampton High School opened their 2023 varsity boys tennis seasons Wednesday, March 15, with a match played at SHS in Courtland. Both teams are in reload mode this season, but the Indians came out on top with a score of 8-1.

Singles played with an eight-game pro set. Following are the singles match results:

  • Franklin’s Jusdes Turner def. Southampton’s Brayden Pittman — 8-5;
  • Southampton’s Dane Magette def. Franklin’s Pheno Glover — 8-5;
  • Southampton’s Ian Fowler def. Franklin’s Tyson Townes — 8-4;
  • Southampton’s Jackson Whitley def. Franklin’s Hunter Paterson — 8-1;
  • Southampton’s Ryan Schaefer def. Franklin’s Jordan Myrick — 8-2; and
  • Southampton’s Wyatt Stuart won by forfeit.

Doubles also played with an eight-game pro set. Following are the doubles match results:

  • Southampton’s Brayden Pittman/Dane Magette won by forfeit;
  • Southampton’s Ian Fowler/Jackson Whitley def. Franklin’s Pheno Glover/Hunter Paterson — 8-3; and
  • Southampton’s Ryan Schaefer/Wyatt Stuart won by forfeit.