Beidle, Hampton capture all-Bedford championship
BEDFORD — Caleb Beidle and Jess Hampton defeated Luke Dague and Zach Kachman in an all-Bedford District 5 boys tennis doubles championship match on Tuesday afternoon at Bedford Area High School.
Beidle and Hampton took down their Bison teammates, 6-2, 6-0, in the finals. Dague and Kachman were the only opponents to even win a game against Beidle and Hampton in the tournament.
The top seed, Beidle and Hampton opened the bracket with a 10-0 victory over Windber’s Zach Petrunak and Jacob Manetti in the quarterfinals. The Bisons followed that up with a 10-0 triumph over Somerset’s Quinn Egal and Maguire Egal.
Dague and Kachman made it to the finals by dispatching Windber’s Nathan Bailey and Andrew Walsh, 10-2, in the quarters and Somerset’s Adam Lorence and Logan Peters, 10-4, in the semis.
Tussey Mountain’s two teams bowed out in the quarterfinals. Derek Angelo and Paige Taylor defeated HOPE for Hyndman’s Shawn King and Hunter Rowan, 10-2, in the opening round before getting eliminated by Lorence and Peters, 10-0. Titans Travis Lemin and Devon Reed fell to Egal and Egal, 10-0.
Petrunak-Manetti, Windber, def. Cosgrove-Turner, HOPE for Hyndman, 10-1; Angelo-Taylor, Tussey Mountain, def. King-Rowan, HOPE for Hyndman, 10-2.
Beidle-J. Hampton, Bedford, def. Petrunak-Manetti, 10-0; Q. Egal-M. Egal, Somerset, def. Lemin-Reed, Tussey Mountain, 10-0; Kachman- Lu. Dague, Bedford, def. Bailey-Walsh, Windber, 10-4; Lorence-Peters, Somerset, def. Angelo-Taylor, 10-0.
Beidle-J. Hampton def. Q. Egal-M. Egal, 10-0; Kachman-Lu. Dague def. Kachman, 10-4.
Beidle-J. Hampton def. Kachman-Lu. Dague, 6-2, 6-0.
Tyrone claims semi
JOHNSTOWN — Tyrone received singles wins from Paul Lemaire and Ethan Vipond, and a doubles victory from Caden Brooks and Brandon Kemp to knock off Richland, 3-2, in District 6 Class 2A semifinal action.
The Golden Eagles will host today’s championship match against Westmont Hilltop at 3:30 p.m..
SINGLES: Lemaire, T, def. Kazmiercz, 6-0, 6-1; 2, Vipond, T, def. Murtha, 7-6 (7-2) 6-3; 3, Elangovan, R, def. Irvin, 6-1, 6-0.
DOUBLES: Brooks-Kemp, T, def. Patrick-Bodenschatz, 5-7, 7-5, 6-3; 2, White-Duppstadt, R, def. Fink-Reese, 6-3, 6-2.
Records: Tyrone (8-6).