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Shelbyville's Aidan Asher named to All-HHC tennis team

Shelbyville senior Aidan Asher was named to the Hoosier Heritage Conference’s All-HHC Boys Tennis Team.

Asher (photo) was one of six singles players and four doubles teams honored by the HHC.

Playing at No. 1 singles for the Golden Bears, Asher finished the season with a 16-10 record and helped Shelbyville win a sectional title and advance to the regional championship match.

Also named All-HHC were Mt. Vernon’s Adam Koon, New Castle’s Trent Alfrey, New Palestine’s Moses Haynes, Delta’s Dalton Royal and Greenfield-Central’s Chad Michalek.

The All-HHC doubles teams are Delta’s Riley Bratton and Colin McCrady, Yorktown’s Ethan Darby and Raphael Sabijon, Mt. Vernon’s Robbie Moore and Bryndan Wylie, and New Castle’s Sam Underhill and Braylon Cornwell.

Delta’s Tim Clelland was named Coach of the Year after leading the Eagles to the HHC title with a 6-1 record, an 18-9 overall mark and sectional and regional titles.

Mt. Vernon (17-5, 5-2 HHC) and Greenfield-Central (17-5, 5-2 HHC) followed Delta in the standings. New Castle (22-6, 4-3 HHC) and Shelbyville (15-11, 4-3 HHC) finished third for third ahead of Yorktown (17-7, 3-4 HHC), New Palestine (8-11, 1-6 HHC) and Pendleton Heights (6-13, 0-7 HHC).

Lori Asher photo