On Monday and Tuesday at the Dover City Park, the West Holmes tennis team competed at the Division 2 East District sectional tournament. There were 10 schools (20 doubles teams) that competed. Garrett Gallion and Curtis Wagner went in as the 4th seed and came out as the 3rd seed for next week’s district tournament in Athens. In Athens, they will play a team from the Southeast (Portsmouth) district.
They qualified for districts by defeating a team from Coshocton 6-1, 7-6 (7-5). In the semifinals they lost to the second seed from Cambridge 6-2, 3-6, 6-2. In the 3rd/4th place match, they defeated the 3rd seed from Cambridge 5-7, 6-2, 7-6 (9-7).