Dunwoody opened the 2016 Class 5A Boys’ State Tennis Tournament with a 4-0 win over Cass at Dunwoody on Monday.
Cole Brainard improved to 10-3 on the season with a 6-1, 6-2 victory at No. 1 singles and Brandon Gita improved to 10-5 with a 6-1, 6-0 win at No. 2 singles.
JT Melton and Daniel Bynum sit at 8-2 on the season with a 6-3, 6-4 victory at No. 1 doubles. The tandem of Cade Lautenbacher and Adam Drucker cruised to a 6-0, 6-2 win at No. 2 doubles to improve to 7-1 on the season.
The Wildcats are now 16 -2 on the season.
The Tucker Lady Tigers season came to an end with a 4-1 loss on the road to Newnan in the first round of the Class 6A Girls’ State Playoffs. Tucker finished 8-5 overall.
DCSD STATE TENNIS SCHEDULE
Monday, April 18
Class 6A Girls
Newnan 4,Tucker (8-5) 1
Class 5A Boys
Dunwoody (16-2) 4, Cass 0
Tuesday, April 19
Westlake at Lakeside (9-7), DeKalb Tennis Center, 4:00 pm
Douglas Co. at Lakeside (13-3), DeKalb Tennis Center, 4:00 pm
Druid Hills (8-3) at Kell, 3:00 pm
Druid Hills (5-5-1) at Cambridge, 3:00 pm
Riverwood at SW DeKalb (13-6), Dottie Bridges, 4:30 pm
Stephenson at River Ridge, 1:00 pm
NW Whitfield at Chamblee (13-2), HIT Atlanta, 2:00 pm
Wednesday, April 20
Class 5A Girls
North Atlanta at Dunwoody (15-5), 4:00 pm
SW DeKalb (10-9) at Cambridge, 4:00 pm
Class 4A Boys
Chamblee (5-15) at Cartersville, Dellinger Park, 4:00 pm
Class 3A Girls
Towers (11-3) at Savannah Arts Academy, 2:00 pm