Richie Lyons, Riverviews top singles player, seeded #4, played an outstanding match against Knoch’s #2 player in the first round taking the win with a 10-1 score (10 game superset). Richie moves into the second round to play the strong Valley 2 player. Richie eventually lost 10-5.
Chase Conroy, Riverviews #2 singles player, was matched against Vincentian’s #1 player. In the epic match, Chase fought back from a 4-1 deficit to come within 1 point during the match. He eventually fell to Vincentian’s top player, 10-7.
Both Riverview singles players received praise for their persistence and tenacity from several opposing coaches.
Riverview Boys Tennis takes on Valley, Wednesday, April 10, 3:30 at Valley High School.