Mar 30, 2021 12:34 AM

Blue Jay tennis opens their season

Posted Mar 30, 2021 12:34 AM

Junction City Blue Jay tennis competed in the Washburn Rural varsity duals this past weekend. Opponents included Topeka High, Washburn Rural and Hayden.

Each team played six singles and three doubles matches against one another with the team winning five or more matches being the winner.  Junction City defeated Topeka High 5-4. Hayden Diestelkamp and Alex Matthews won the number two doubles while Nick Beier and Alan Leis won the three doubles. In singles play Hayden Diestelkamp, Nate Green, and Alex Matthews all won their matches. 

Against Hayden Matthews earned a victory at number four singles to give the Blue Jays their only win. In the final match the Blue Jays were shut out by Washburn Rural. 

The Blue Jays compete on Tuesday in an invitational at the Kossover Tennis Center starting at 9 a.m.