Esky downs Marquette netters

Prep tennis

Josh Grassel

MARQUETTE — The Escanaba boys’ tennis team kept its strong week going with a 6-2 win Tuesday against host Marquette.

The Eskymos won three of the four singles matches as Josh Grassel at No. 2, Nathan Pascoe at No. 3 and Cody Stevens at No. 4 posted victories.

Esky also claimed three of the four doubles matches behind the teams of Addam Claes-Brandon Kangas at No. 1, Charlie Wilson-Colton Hayes at No. 2 and Garrett LaMarche-Tom Mayville at No. 3.

The Eskymos, who defeated Munising Monday, will compete in the Great Northern Conference meet Thursday at Menominee.

Escanaba 6, Marquette 2

SINGLES — 1. Alec Olivier, M, d. Christer Carne 6-0, 6-0; 2. Josh Grassel, E, d. Braden Golisek 6-1, 6-1; 3. Nathan Pascoe, E, d. Abram Moffitt 6-1, 6-1; Cody Stevens, E, d. Jack Franchino 6-1, 6-3.

DOUBLES — 1. Addam Claes-Brandon Kangas, E, d. Ryan Glover-Trevor Lewis 6-3, 6-3; 2. Rory O’Conno-Connor Johnson, M, D. Alex Valentine-Ian Valentine 6-4, 7-6; 3. Charlie Wilson-Colton Hayes, E, d. Soren Higgins-Luke Ferzacca 6-2, 6-2; 4. Garrett LaMarche-Tom Mayville, E, d. Casey Yaden-Ben Sternschass 6-2, 6-2.