The Carbon High boys tennis team hosted Springville on Thursday afternoon. According to coach Pete Riggs, the team played quite well on their home court. Overall, Carbon lost 1-4.
“Robbi Etzel played a great game and lost 2-6, 6-2 and 5-7,” Riggs explained. “The match was nearly three hours long.”
Carbon’s number one doubles team won in three sets as well. Zane Whitmer and Jaymin Cowley warmed up after losing the first set, 1-6. Riggs explained that the team took control of the second set and won, 6-1.
“During the third and deciding set they continued to play strong,” Riggs stated. “They took the set by a final score of 6-3. They have gotten so much more consistent and are beginning to control their matches from both the net and the baseline.”
Carbon will face Union on the road April 2 and will return home to face Gunnison on April 3.