The 59ers were defeated in their final dual match of the season at Portage High School. Leading the way at number one singles Junior Peter Clements won against Owen Winicky in a comeback match 2-6, 7-6(9-7), (10-3). Clements finished the close match by winning the second set tie breaker followed by a strong performance in the third set tiebreaker.
Sophomore Aidan Conley lost a close match 7-6(8-6), 6-1 to Oscar Kapinos. Junior Josh West and Freshman John Clements fell 6-0, 6-0 against Senior Bryan Garrison and sophomore Kaden Laskowski.
The 59ers return to action Wednesday for the Sectional against Merrillville High at the Hobart High School tennis complex. Matches begin at 4:30 PM.