Nevada Union tennis takes it to Woodcreek |

Nevada Union tennis takes it to Woodcreek

Nevada Union's Cyrus Malin serves during a Tuesday match with Woodcreek.
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The Nevada Union boys tennis team blasted Woodcreek Tuesday, beating its Sierra Foothill League foe on the road, 7-2.

At No. 2 singles, NU’s Jack Wright took care of business, winning in two sets, 6-3, 6-0. In the No. 3 singles spot Andrew Puleo handled his opponent, winning 6-4, 6-3. Ben Beltran, competing at No. 4 singles, tallied another win for the Miners, 6-4, 6-4. Romeo Connors had little issue with his match at No. 5 singles, taking the win, 6-1, 6-1. At No. 6 singles Franz Shimek also notched a win, 6-0, 6-1.

At No. 1 singles, NU team captain Michael Quinn lost in three sets.

The Miners also fared well in doubles play, led by No. 1 team Cyrus Malin and Cody Capella managing a win, 6-3, 6-2. In the No. 3 doubles match, Ethan Good and Ryan Brott pocketed the win with a score of 6-3, 6-4. At No. 2 doubles Simon Lace and Simon Nielson couldn’t quite get things going, and lost 6-4, 6-1.

Tyler Lane made the team victory all the more sweet with an exhibition match victory, 7-5, 6-2.

The Miners take the court again today at Folsom High School.

Coaches may submit game reports by email at or by phone at 530-477-4232. Deadline for submission is 9 p.m. Monday through Friday and 5 p.m. Sunday.

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