The Hoover High School Boys Tennis Team beat Northridge in a challenging match Tuesday evening. The doubles matches began the evening, and the #2 doubles seed, Jake Berg and Kartik Patel, were eager to face Northridge after their loss in the Decatur Tournament. Kartik and Jake were able to secure the first win of the team and the only doubles match win with a score of 10-8.
The singles matches were going to be played as the best 2 sets out the 3, and the boys team came ready to dominate their matches after the losses in the doubles games. #1 Josh Oakman, #2 Zac Tucker, #3 Kartik Patel, #4 Jake Berg and #5 Andrew Pierson were each able to win their first two sets to avoid going into a tiebreaker, earning Hoover 5 points and securing the win for the boys.
The next home match for Hoover’s boys will be today, Wednesday evening, at 3:00 against Oak Mountain. Stop by after school to support the boys and watch what is sure to be a tough but exciting match!