Argyle picked up a 12-7 win over Melissa in district team tennis action, Sept. 17, at the Anna Sports Complex. The victory moved the Eagles’ district record to 3-0 as Melissa’s mark fell to 0-2.


“The kids played great!” Melissa head coach Brad Crawford said via email the next day. “We could have quit after going down, 2-5, after doubles but we played some gritty singles matches. We’ve got a chance to beat them next time.”


Melissa Boys Singles winners included John Lewis, 6-1, 6-1; Jake Fowler, 6-3, 6-2; Dawson Mercer, 6-2, 6-4; and Zach Butterfield, 7-6, 4-6, 10-3. In Girls Singles, Sarah Keeton won, 6-3, 7-5. The Cards’ two Boys Doubles victories were posted by Dawson Mercer/John Lewis, 6-1, 6-3, and Zack Butterfield/Jake Fowler, 6-2, 6-3.