Tennis: Bulldogs post sweep at Rushville

Sep. 13—RUSHVILLE — The Lions played host to EIAC foe Batesville Tuesday. The Bulldogs were able to post a 5-0 conference victory.

Batesville's Sam Johnson knocked off Rushville's Josh Wainwright 6-0, 6-4 at No. 1 singles.

At No. 2 singles, Batesville's Caleb Mohr defeated Rushville's Clayton Chase 6-1, 6-3.

Batesville's Lincoln Garrett won in straight sets at No. 3 singles 6-2, 6-4 over Rushville's Mason Mosburg.

In doubles, Batesville's Landon Oldham and Wes Peters defeated Rushville's Wesley Mauzy and Lucas Vaughn 6-0, 6-1 at No. 1.

At No. 2 doubles, Batesville's duo of Owen Westerfeld and Jevan Smith defeated Rushville's Edgar Fernandez and Aiden Philpot 6-2, 6-0.

In junior varsity action, Batesville's William Moore defeated Rushville's Lucas Winters 8-1.

In doubles, Batesville's James Hughes and Will Patterson jumped out to a 6-1 lead. Rushville's Jacob Schwendenman and Winters stormed back, but eventually fell to the Bulldog duo 8-5.

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