Delta took advantage of a short-handed Kokomo team and cruised to a 5-0 victory over the Wildkats in the opening round of the Kokomo Invitational.
Kokomo was missing two singles players and one doubles player due to scheduling conflicts. In addition, No. 1 singles player Jon Callane was sick and played doubles instead.
The No. 1 doubles match was the highlight of the match at DHS seniors Cade Brown and Mason Knight beat Callane and Tyler Lauderbaugh 6-2, 4-6, 10-8.
- Tanner Southerland won 6-2, 6-1
- Brandon Jackson won 6-0, 6-0
- Daniel Vencel won by forfeit
1. Cade Brown/Mason Knight won 6-2, 6-1
2. Jaigen Glaze/Walker Boyle won 6-2, 6-1
Delta won the Junior Varsity title in the annual Kokomo Invitational. The Eagles gained 25 points to edge runner-up West Lafayette (23) as well as Lebanon (18), Western (11) and Kokomo (6).
Delta won 18 matches and lost 7 on the day. Head-to-head, Delta went 5-4 against West Lafayette, 6-2 vs. Western, 4-1 vs. Lebanon, and 3-0 vs. Kokomo.
Top results for Delta:
Josef Zacek finished runner-up with 2-1 record
Eli Arnold (1-1) and Jordan Ashton (1-0) finished fifth
Riley Windsor/Devin McKinley placed first with 3-0 record
Aidan Landis/Kaiden Baty finished third with 2-1 record
Owen Vest (1-1) and Adam Altobella (1-0) combined to place third
Landon Freiburger/Ross Meacham placed first with 2-0 record. Adam Altobella and Jordan Ashton won the first-round match in that bracket.