New Richmond and Bethel-Tate have recently been enjoying their running of a string of victories in Clermont County high school varsity tennis action.
The Lions surprised McNicholas’ Rockets 3-2 in a non-conference game. Recording the Red and Black’s trio of points were Bryant Yousef (second singles) 6-0, 6-7, 7-6, Bill Loyd and Greg Mott (first doubles) 6-1, 6-1, and Tyler Esham and Chris Heald (second doubles) 6-2, 6-0.
In a Southern Buckeye Conference non-division battle, the Red and Black set back Blanchester’s Wildcats 4-1. The New Richmond winners were Mott (first singles) 6-2, 6-4, Mike Ferris (second singles) 6-2, 7-5, Loyd and Yousef (first doubles) 6-1, 6-4, and Easham and Heald (second doubles) 6-3, 6-1.
The rivertown boys added Felicity’s Cardinals to its list of triumphs 5-0 in an inner-southern Clermont County, Southern Buckeye Conference non-divisional game. The winning New Richmonders were Mott (first singles) 6-4, 6-0, Ferris (second singles) 6-0, 6-1, Mark Kimball (third singles) 6-2, 6-4, Loyd and Caleb Theiss (first doubles) 6-3, 6-4, and Esham and Heald (second doubles) 6-1, 6-1.