Wolverines net victory in home, conference opener

Published 12:45 pm Friday, March 10, 2023

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Polk County enjoyed its home and Mountain Foothills 7 Conference opener on Wednesday, downing Patton 8-1 in boys tennis action.


The Wolverines improved to 2-0 overall, 1-0 in conference matches. Patton dropped to 0-2, 0-1.

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How it happened: Polk County secured the match win in singles play, claiming five of the six contests to build an unassailable lead.


Banks Barber set the tone at No. 1 singles with a 6-2, 6-0 win, and the Wolverines largely dominated the remainder of the matches, including McClain Koistinen’s 6-0, 6-0 win at No. 6 singles.


Polk County also swept the day’s three doubles matches.


Next up: Polk County travels Thursday to face R-S Central in another conference clash.