STEUBENVILLE - The Brooke boys tennis team swept host Steubenville Big Red, 5-0, Tuesday at Belleview Park.
In singles action, Ryan Mezan defeated Stefano Lanni 6-1, 6-0, Bryce Kesling topped Anthony Craig 6-1, 6-2 and Brice Hickey downed Phillip Stoutz 6-0, 6-1.
In doubles play, Chris Beaman and Aaron Barnhart defeated Mark Cole and Brandon Llewellyn 6-3, 6-2 and Parang Gupta and James Harrick stopped Jorge Dominguez and Charlie Keean 6-2, 6-1.
VOLLEY — Steubenville’s Brandon Llewellyn hits a forehand volley during Tuesday’s 6-3, 6-2 loss with partner Mark Cole to Brooke’s Austin Barnhart and hits a backhand during Tuesday’s win with doubles partner Chris Beaman, 6-3, 6-2 over Steubenville’s Mark Cole and Brandon Llewellyn. The Bruins won the team match, 5-0.
-- Mike Mathison
BACKHAND — Brooke High senior Austin Barnhart hits a backhand during Tuesday’s win with doubles partner Chris Beaman, 6-3, 6-2 over Steubenville’s Mark Cole and Brandon Llewellyn. The Bruins won the team match, 5-0.
-- Mike Mathison
Brooke came into the match fresh off a 7-0 victory over John Marshall on Monday.
Carey beat Hayden Blazer and Kesling topped Tyler Keller by 8-5 counts and Mezan defeated John Miller and Hickey beat Austin Litman by 8-3 scores.
In doubles, Carey and Mezan defeated Blazer and Keller 8-4, Kesling and Hickey downed Miller and Ralph Howe 8-2 and Chris Beaman and Austin Barnhart stopped Litman and Ryan Hooker 8-1.
The Lady Monarchs earned a 6-1 win over the Lady Bruins.
Cassidy Bland earned Brooke's point with an 8-4 decision over Anna Tordella.
For John Marshall, Alaina Pauley defeated Kameron Miller 8-1, Brittany Anderson beat Lauren Shelton 8-6 and Samantha Rulong downed Angie Counselman 8-3.
In doubles, Pauley and Anderson defeated Miller and Shelton 8-3, Tordella and Rulong beat Bland and Counselman 8-2 and Natalie Marsh and Emily Miller nipped Sydney Stewart and Kylie Greathouse 8-6.
Bears split with Dons
WEIRTON - The Oak Glen and Weirton Madonna tennis teams split Tuesday at Starvaggi Park by 7-0 scores.
For the victorious Lady Golden Bears, Anna Crawford topped Ali Welch and Abbi Sayre beat Tina Conforti by 8-4 scores.
Haley Spurlock blanked Amy Davis 8-0 and Maddi Juszczak beat Morgan Duerr 8-2.
In doubles, Spurlock and Juszczak defeated Welch and Conforti 8-2, Crawford and Sayre beat Elizabeth Conforti and Duerr 8-3 and Lauren Pizzurro and Maddie Hill shut out Alejandra Fernandez and Christine Bae 8-0.
For the Blue Dons boys, Nick Conforti beat Addison Sayre 8-1, Matt Conforti topped Jake Beilhart 8-0, Alan Alimario beat Evan Hall 8-5 and Thomas Gianni defeated Nathan Bennett 8-3.
In doubles, Conforti and Conforti beat Sayre and Beilhart 8-1, Alimario and Gianni downed Hall and Bennett 8-3 and Dominic Clements and Dustin Parr defeated Cullen Bennett and Derek Chamberlain 8-3.