Subscribe | Advertise | Contact Us | Deaths | School Menus | Closings and Delays
Daily News in Robinson, Ill. | Crawford County, Illinois

Deaths
Subscribe
Advertise With Us
Forms to print
Guest Book
Video Library

US and State Elected Officials
Municipal Governments
County Officials
County Board



home : sports : sports
April 24, 2019

4/10/2019 1:59:00 PM
Robinson boys' tennis team holds on for 5-4 victory over Effingham
JOSH BROWN
Sports Editor

A tightly-contested match went the way of Robinson High School's boys' tennis team Monday (April 1).

The Maroons picked up a narrow victory on the road, edging Effingham, 5-4, to remain unbeaten on the young season.

"It was a really close match tonight," RHS head coach Tom Buchanan said. "We fought hard for each win. I was really proud of how we played."

Robinson built a 4-2 lead after singles play, as Kaden Buchanan, Josh Rosborough, Will Hawkins and Trayton Tragesser all picked up wins.

But, the Maroons had to hold on in doubles, as they lost the first two matches before the No. 3 team of Buchanan and Ely Parker came through with a victory to earn the decisive point.

"We got things going in the right direction with singles and it was super important to come off the singles courts up 4-2," Buchanan said. "Nos. 1 and 2 doubles played hard and smart at times, but it came down to No. 3 doubles. This was a big win for us. We lost 3-6 to Effingham last year and they had everyone back."



At Effingham

Team scores - Robinson 5, Effingham 4.



Singles - Kaden Buchanan (R) def. Ben Donsbach (E) 6-2, 6-2; Brendan Inboden (R) lost to Parker Siner (E) 4-6, 3-6; Lucas Blunier (R) lost to Nate Linders (E) 5-7, 3-6; Josh Rosborough (R) def. Brennan Barr (E) 6-3, 6-3; Will Hawkins (R) def. Cole Stanfield (E) 6-4, 7-6; Trayton Tragesser (R) def. Colby Heaton (E) 7-5, 6-3.

Doubles - Blunier-Rosborough (R) lost to Siner-Donsbach (E) 3-6, 4-6; Hawkins-Inboden (R) lost to Linders-Barr (E) 6-0, 4-6, 4-10; Buchanan-Ely Parker (R) def. Stanfield-Heaton (E) 7-5, 6-2.







Article Comment Submission Form
Please feel free to submit your comments.

Article comments are not posted immediately to the Web site. Each submission must be approved by the Web site editor, who may edit content for appropriateness. There may be a delay of 24-48 hours for any submission while the web site editor reviews and approves it.

Note: All information on this form is required. Your telephone number is for our use only, and will not be attached to your comment.
Submit an Article Comment
First Name:
Required
Last Name:
Required
Telephone:
Required
Email:
Required
Comment:
Required
Passcode:
Anti-SPAM Passcode Click here to see a new mix of characters.
This is an anti-SPAM device. It is not case sensitive.
   


Advanced Search



ExtrasVideo LibraryLife
Site Design and Content Copyright 2019 Robinson Daily News
Software © 1998-2019 1up! Software, All Rights Reserved