OCHS Tennis Falls in State Tournament

Owensboro Catholic was eliminated from the KHSAA Team Tennis Championships by 1st Region power McCracken County in the quarterfinal round on Saturday in Lexington.

Catholic’s boys’ team lost a narrow 3-2 decision to the Mustangs, while the Lady Mustangs won over the Lady Aces, 3-0.

Caleb Buckman won 6-0, 6-3 in singles, and Isaac Settle-Sammy Clore won 6-2, 6-3 in doubles.

Earlier in the day, the Lady Aces opened play with a 3-0 victory over Morgan County, with Caroline Hayden and Caroline O’Nan posting a pair of 6-0, 6-0 singles victories. In doubles, Grace Goedde and Meredith Stiff posted a 6-3, 6-0 victory.

The Aces’ boys’ team opened play with a 3-0 conquest of Belfry, with Caleb Buckman posting a 6-0, 6-1 win in singles. In doubles, Catholic got a 6-0, 6-0 victory from JT Hayden-Aaron Buckman and a 6-0, 6-0 win from Settle-Clore.