Tennis takes down Rusk


The Madisonville tennis team picked up a home win over Rusk on Thursday by an overall total of 10-3.

This was the second time the Mustangs took down Rusk this season, the last coming on Sept. 13 by the same score.

For men’s doubles, victorious Mustangs included the duos of Carson Fraley and Cesar Rosas along with Michael de Boisblanc and Garrett Underwood. On the women’s side, the teams of Kennedy Bryant and Harper Wiseman, Ashley Saucedo and Fabiola Vera picked up wins along with Sarah Binch and Ashlyn Hahn. Kyle Huff and Brooke Huff came out on top of their mixed doubles bout.

Four Mustangs won their singles matches on the men’s side along with eight from the women’s. The players who picked up victories were Michael de Boisblanc, Kyle Huff, Garrett Underwood, Caymen Forrest, Harper Wiseman, Ashley Saucedo, Ashlyn Hahn, Kennedy Bryant, Brooke Huff, Sarah Binch, Evie Rickard and Zoie Stewart.

Madisonville now has the power to earn a second place district finish for the fall with their final match before postseason play coming on Thursday. The Mustangs will host Mexia at MHS at 4 p.m.