Nate Zgnilec, of Almont, positions himself to hit a forehand shot during a Blue Water Area Conference match this past week. photo by Kevin Kissane.
October 01, 2008
TRI-CITY AREA — Almont tied visiting Imlay City, 4-4, in a Blue Water Area Conference boys' tennis meeting on Tuesday, September 23.
In individual action, Matt Bulger claimed a 6-1, 6-2 win against Drew Schultz at first singles; Alex Schubert netted a 6-2, 6-1 second flight victory over Jason Smith; Nate Zgnilec registered a 6-0, 6-2 triumph against Greg Blount at third singles; and Jamil Saba notched a 6-1, 6-2 fourth flight win over Jeff Randall.
As far as doubles play was concerned, Brad Lowell and Brett McDonald dropped a 3-6, 2-6 verdict to Blaine Goertler and Andrew Harbin at first doubles; Shane Rickman and Jason McKelvey fell by a 3-6, 6-3, 4-6 second flight count to Steve Lesniak and Tyler Volmering; Mike Kendziora and Mitch Potapa dropped a 2-6, 6-1, 3-6 verdict to Eric Harbin and Brenan Hopkins at third doubles; plus Terry Papineau and Ian Saba fell by a 3-6, 3-6 fourth doubles count to Cody Campbell and Joe Rettell.