(Photo by Chris Pobst, Staff)
SIKESTON -- Visiting Marion, Ill., swept the Sikeston Bulldogs 9-0 Thursday at the Sikeston Public Tennis Courts at Sikeston High School.
Senior Josh Bill went into a tiebreaker with Marion's number one, Pablo Cuartas, after tying 8-8. Bill fell 7-2 in the tiebreaker.
Sikeston will participate in the Poplar Bluff Invitational Saturday.
The Sikeston junior varsity also lost 3-0.
Results are as follows:
1. Pablo Cuartas (M) def. Josh Bill (S), 8-8 (2-7)
2. Trent Pyrnell (M) def. Brandon Goodwin (S), 8-2
3. Sonny Perry (M) def. Jimmy Hines (S), 8-2
4. Alex Byrne (M) def. Layton Jones (S), 8-2
5. D. Robinson (M) def. Christian Rehder (S), 8-0
6. Luke O'Neil (M) def. Wade Gadberry (S), 8-2
1. O'Neil/B. Fox (M) def. Bill/Goodwin (S), 8-4
2. R. Dalton/C. Phelps (M) def. Hines/Jones (S), 8-8 (7-2)
3. J. Baxter/A. Allen (M) def. Rehder/Gadberry (S), 8-5
1. S. Johnson (M) def. Adam Smith (S), 6-1
2. A. Hope (M) def. Luis Guevarra (S), 6-0
1. Weaver/Johnson (M) def. Smith/Guevarra (S), 6-1