OXFORD– The Oxford Blackhawks tennis team was dominant in doubles, but fell short 3-2 against Chenango County neighbors Greene in singles.
In the singles matches, Greene racked up their three points.
Maeric Barrows defeated John Rovente in both sets with scores of 6-1 and 6-4.
Shane Rideout earned the victory against Ethan Ehly 6-4 and 6-2 while Alex Boel got past Sam Hendricks 6-1 and 6-3.
For the doubles, Oxford earned both points as Madalyn Barrows and Ethan Fleury defeated Cassie Butler and Paul Starliper 6-2 and in a close 6-4 set.
Jill Finch and Jocie Finch got the win against Paige Estabrook and Samantha Darling in a best of three. Greene took the first set 6-4, but Jill and Jocie won the final two sets (6-4, 6-4).
Oxford Tennis faces Deposit/Hancock this afternoon (Friday) with a 4:30 p.m. start.
(G) Maeric Barrows d. (O) John Rovente 6-1, 6-4, (G) Shane Rideout d. (O) Ethan Ehly 6-4, 6-2, (G) Alex Boel d. (O) Sam Hendericks 6-1, 6-3
(O) Madalyn Barrows-Ethan Fleury d. (G) Cassie Butler-Paul Starliper 6-2, 6-4
Best of three:
(G) Paige Estabrook-Samantha Darling d. (O) Jill Finch-Jocie Finch 6-4
(O) Jill Finch-Jocie Finch d. (G) Paige Estabrook-Samantha Darling 6-4,6-4