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Prep Report: Golden Bears collect HHC tennis victory over Yorktown

Shelbyville tennis collected its first Hoosier Heritage Conference victory of the season Wednesday, 4-1, over Yorktown at Mt. Vernon High School.

The Golden Bears, now 3-2, swept all three singles matches and got a doubles victory from Karson Schaf and Reece Prickett.

Schaf and Prickett defeated Ryan Richards and Joe Stinson, 6-2, 6-4 at No. 2 doubles.

At No. 1 singes, Aidan Asher improved to 4-1 this season with a 7-6 (5), 6-2 win over Anson Isaacs.

Caden Tackett notched a straight-set victory over Jaydon Sarino, 6-4, 6-1 at No. 2 singles.

Logan Prickett finished the singles sweep in three sets over Mark Avila, 1-6, 6-4, 6-4.

Yorktown’s lone victory came at No. 1 doubles where Raphael Sabijon and Ethan Darby topped Caden Claxton and Aiden Smith, 6-2, 6-2.

Shelbyville got junior varsity singles wins from Gavin Reed and Aiden Alton and a doubles victory from Layne Pogue and Reed.

Shelbyville goes for a second HHC win Saturday against Delta.

In a prep tennis match Tuesday:



Indian Creek 5, Southwestern 0

At Southwestern, the visiting Braves dropped just three games while winning all four contested matches.

At No. 1 singles, Peyton Strunk defeated Southwestern’s Kyle Beck, 6-2, 6-0.

Brendan Conner bested Carter Snepp at No. 2 singles, 6-0, 6-0.

Southwestern forfeited the No. 3 singles match.

At No. 1 doubles, Aiden Pemberton and Landen Sichting defeated James Oliver and Chris Cecil, 6-1, 6-0.

And Aaron Spurgeon and Trent Volz topped Josh Wenger and Ben Schlabach, 6-0, 6-0.

Southwestern hosts Triton Central today.