Giovanni Santos and Kaleb Jasper started out the day on Monday May 1st against Mt. Juliet #2 doubles team and beat them 6-4 and 6-3 to advanced to play a 2nd match on Monday. The next match was against Gallatin’s #1 doubles team. LHS tied Gallatin 6-6 in the first set and won in a tie breaker 7-1. The second match ended in a 6-6 tie and LHS went to another tie breaker and lost the tie breaker 8-6 giving Gallatin the 2nd set. In the 3rd set Lebanon was able to pull off the win 6-2 to advance to the Semi-finals on Tuesday against Wilson Central’s #1 doubles team.
On Tuesday, LHS defeated Wilson Central in the first set 6-4. The 2nd set ended 6-6 and LHS lost in the tie breaker 8-6. In the 3rd set, Jasper and Santos came out on top 6-4 in a tough fought match to advance to the District Finals against Mt. Juliet’s #1 doubles team Dylan Chambers and Josh Walker. Santos and Jasper lost in the finals to Mt. Juliet 1-6 and 2-6.
Congratulations to Giovanni Santos and Kaleb Jasper on their Doubles District Runner-up finish which qualified them for the Regional Tournament that begins on May 15th.