Gloversville tennis loses in quarterfinals

SCOTIA — Scotia-Glenville won four of five singles matches and both doubles contests to post a 6-1 victory over Gloversville in a Section II Class A quarterfinal match Wednesday.

Ethan McKone, Jared O’Connor, Keith Ogden and Ryan McKone all won singles matches for the Tartans, who also won both regular-season meetings with the Huskies by scores of 6-1.

Lucas Kownack and Nick Nielsen won at first doubles for Scotia-Glenville (14-0 overall), while Kofi Jack and Shane McKone won at second doubles.

Damian Bruce posted the lone win for Gloversville (7-8 overall), posing a 6-0, 6-0 victory over the Tartans’ Jacob McKenzie.

In other quarterfinal matches Wednesday, second-seeded Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake topped seventh-seeded South Glens Falls, 7-0; No. 4 seed Queensbury defeated fifth-seeded LaSalle, 6-1; and third-seeded Averill Park blanked sixth-seeded Ballston Spa, 7-0.

Scotia-Glenville will host Queensbury in today’s semifinals, while Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake will host Averill Park.

Scotia-Glenville 6, Gloversville 1

Singles

No. 1: Damian Bruce (G) def. Jacob McKenzie, 6-0, 6-0

No. 2: Ethan McKone (S-G) def. Ryan Issa, 6-3, 6-2

No. 3: Jared O’Connor (S-G) def. Simon Bruce, 6-2, 6-1

No. 4: Keith Ogden (S-G) def. Asher Lopresti, 6-0, 6-0

No. 5: Ryan McKone (S-G) def. Emran Abbas, 6-0, 6-2

Doubles

No. 1: Lucas Kownack-Nick Nielsen (S-G) def. Nick Vincent-Kazuma Lomanto, 6-1, 6-0

No. 2: Kofi Jack-Shane McKone (S-G) def. Kameren Port-Paul Lomanto, 6-0, 6-3

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