TIVERTON — The Tiverton boys tennis team edged Providence Country Day in Tiverton Tuesday to improve to 2-0. The team had previously beaten Warwick Vets.
CoachJeff Heath said tthea key to the match came down to first doubles where Lia Thornton and Dominic Payer fought off a hard-to-beat PCD first doubles. Tom O’Hara also played extremely well at 4th singles to clinch the match for Tiverton. This makes Tiverton 2-0 in league play this year (we beat Warwick Vets on this past Tuesday).
1 Joe DiOrio (PCD) def. Andy Sampaio (Tiv) 6-0, 6-0
2 Ozan Cermile (PCD) def. Rob Walsh (Tiv) 6-1, 6-1
3 Matt G. (PCD) def. Dylan Clement (Tiv) 6-4, 6-3
4 Tom O’Hara (Tiv) def. Tom Wheeler (PCD) 6-2, 6-0
1. Lia Thornton/Dominic Payer (Tiv) def. Max L./Nick Pazia (PCD) 6-1, 6-4
2. Amy Thornton/Rachel Mauricio (Tiv) def. Joshua Sholes/Frank Yau (PCD) 6-2, 6-2
3. Owen Flanagan/Avery Pacheco (Tiv) def. Matt B./Eddie Chen (PCD) 6-0, 6-0