Ogden slipped past Grantsville 3-2 in boys tennis on Tuesday in a match in Grantsville
The Cowboys prevailed in both doubles matches and challenged the Tigers with close matches in singles.
Devin Orgill and Kevin Chandler started slowly at first doubles, but got stronger as the match progressed winning 2-6, 7-5, 6-1. Jacob May and Dallin Dalton won the second doubles match 6-4, 7-6 (7-2).
Ogden’s Jake Wood defeated Braden Sandberg at first singles 6-3, 3-6, 1-6 while Brandon Muse downed Tanner Elsholz at second singles 2-6, 3-6. Ogden’s Blake Newman defeated Tyler Colson at third singles 5-7, 2-6.
The Cowboys found themselves in tight battles in junior varsity play and were able to win three matches. Lane Sutton won at first singles 8-4, Hunter Anderson lost 6-8 at second singles and Tyler Knight won 8-4 at third singles. Grantsville’s Nathan Krogh and Cody Millward won 8-5 in doubles.
Bear River 5, Tooele 0
Tooele’s Taylor Haskell and Abraham Hernandez came the closest at winning a match Tuesday against Bear River. The first doubles team split sets with Clayton Welch and Garret Frank of Bear River losing 6-2, 5-7, 6-4.
Bear River’s Tyson Jessop defeated Kole Carberry 6-1, 6-1 at a first singles, Autmon Jolley defeated Ivan Hernandez 6-0, 6-2 at second singles and JJ Hancock defeated Josh Orton 6-2, 6-3 at third singles.
Tooele’s Jacob Nielson and Ivan Gonzalez lost 6-0, 6-0 at second doubles.
Tooele also played three junior varsity doubles matches and lost all three matches. Doubles teams were Cameron Jimenez, Tucker Hall; Brandon Colledge, Tynan Peacock; and Taylor Jones and Cameron Jimenez.