B North prelim: #9-Erskine Academy vs. #8-Medomak Valley


Wednesday, May 29, 2019

Erskine Academy 9-43
Medomak Valley 8-52

WALDOBORO — The ninth-seeded Erskine boys tennis team took both doubles matches to knock off No. 8 Medomak Valley, 3-2, in the Class C North preliminary round Wednesday.

The Eagles, now 9-4, will face No. 1 Caribou in the quarterfinals today. The Panthers fell to 8-5.

Maverick Lowery and Jacob Praul teamed for the win at No. 1 doubles, beating Zach Cheeseman and Ian Doughty 7-6 (7-4), 6-3. In second doubles, Andrew Jackson and William Pfleging beat Josh Hagin and Trenton Hooper 6-0, 7-5.

Erskine’s other win was at second singles, where Garrett Keezer beat Amos Hinkley 7-6 (8-6), 6-3. Medomak’s wins came from Coleman Swain, who beat Sam Falla at first singles 6-1, 6-3, and Alec Coughlin, who topped Boe Glidden 6-2, 6-3.


Erskine Academy 3, Medomak Valley 2

Singles—Coleman Swain (MED) def. Samuel Falla, 6-1, 6-3; Garrett Keezer (ERS) def. Amos Hinkley, 7-6 (8-6), 6-3; Alec Coughlin def. Boe Glidden, 6-2, 6-3.
Doubles—Maverick Lowery/Jacob Praul (ERS) def. Zach Cheeseman/Ian Doughty, 7-6 (7-4), 6-3; Andrew Jackson/William Pfleging (ERS) def. Josh Hagin/Trenton Hooper, 6-0, 7-5.
Records—Erskine Academy, 9-4; Medomak Valley, 8-5.