11th Region Tournament Day 1 Recap
May 8, 2012Lafayette Senior High School
The Lafayette High School boys' tennis team took to the court in the 11th Region Tournament yesterday at Shilito Park and Lexington Christian Academy. The Generals took home 4 total team points picking up wins in both singles and doubles.
In first round singles action, Lafayette senior Ethan Hughes defeated Scott County's Palmer Ward by a score of 6-3, 6-0. In other first round singles action, Lafayette sophomore Alex Money fell to #7 seed Alex Dubilier of Henry Clay by a score of 6-1, 6-0.
In first round doubles action, Lafayette duo Ben Armbruster and Jonathan Griggs picked up a win against Lexington Catholic's Deaton and Schindler by a score of 6-2, 6-2. In second round doubles action top seeded Nathan Gillespie and Taylor Harris defeated Lexington Catholic's Mullinix and Rodes by a score of 6-1, 6-1 while Armbruster and Griggs fell to West Jessamine's #6 seeded Sparks and Sparks by a score of 6-0, 6-2.
Quarterfinal play begins this afternoon at Lexington Chrisitian Academy at 4:30 pm. #1 seed Nathan Gillespie and Taylor Harris will take on #7 seed Haley and Puckett from Lexington Christian for a berth in the 11th region semifinals. The winner will also earn a berth in the 2012 KHSAA State Doubles Championship.