A battle of two of the top three teams in the Northwest Conference boys' tennis standings turned into a one-sided victory for Sehome as the Mariners won at Burlington-Edison 7-0 on Monday, Oct. 1.
The win improved the Mariners to 14-1, 11-0 NWC while the Tigers dropped to 7-5, 7-4 NWC.
Sehome lost just two games in four singles matches as Avery West, Nick Smith, Brady Anderson and Johan Lahud-Zahner all easily won. The Mariners had straight-set doubles wins from Andrew Bruce/Jason Newell, Ben Carroll/Max Shmotolokha and Jake Albert/Evan Miksovsky.
"Every guy in every position played really well," Sehome coach Bonna Giller said in a phone interview. "It was fun watching them."
SEHOME 7, BURLINGTON-EDISON 0
Singles: Avery West d. Nick Granberg 6-0, 6-0; Nick Smith d. Nick Edson 6-0, 6-1; Brady Anderson d. Noah Sayer 6-0, 6-1; Johan Lahud-Zahner d. Krist Nilsen 6-0, 6-0.
Doubles: Andrew Bruce/Jason Newell d. Connor Saban/Jake Kamps 6-1, 6-4; Ben Carroll/Max Shmotolokha d. Kevin Kay/Kevin Eubanks 7-5, 6-1; Jake Albert/Evan Miksovsky d. Jordan Small/Miles Paton 6-1, 6-2.