BUCYRUS — Upper Sandusky only dropped one set in a 5-0 victory at Bucyrus on Tuesday.
Trevor Barth took the No. 1 singles match, 6-3, 6-3, against Matt Musick, while Jacob Courtright defeated Gabe Dawson, 6-2, 6-0, in No. 2 singles action. In No. 3 singles, Brice Arnold won, 6-1, 6-0, against Ryne Stevens.
In No. 1 doubles, the duo of Seth Sprang and Tyler Rice picked up a 6-0, 6-2 win against Seth Chandler and Connor Johnson. Kyle Miller and Dustin Blue won their No. 2 doubles match, 6-0, 1-6, 6-3, against Matt Locker.
Upper Sandusky (15-1, 10-0 North Central Conference) remains one game up in the NCC standings as Ontario sits in second place. The two teams will resume two postponed matches at 4:15 p.m. Tuesday at Upper Sandusky. From their first meeting on April 25, which is tied at
2, Courtright and Brandon Wagner are in the third set of their No. 2 singles match, while there is no team score yet from their second meeting Monday. If the Rams win either match, they win the league title outright.
Upper Sandusky begins sectional action at 9 a.m. Thursday at Shelby.
Singles: Barth (US) def. Musick, 6-3, 6-3; Courtright (US) def. Dawson, 6-2, 6-0; Arnold (US) def. Stevens, 6-1, 6-0.
Doubles: Sprang/Rice (US) def. Chandler/Johnson, 6-0. 6-2; Miller/Blue (US) def. Locker/Kloepf, 6-0, 1-6, 6-3.