On the strength of its two doubles teams and a victory at No. 3 singles, Annapolis Area Christian defeated Saints Peter & Paul, 3-2, on Friday to capture the MIAA C Conference tennis championship.
Robby Fairfax came through with the Eagles’ only victory in singles, defeating Brandon Wass, 6-2, 6-1, while both doubles victories were also in straight sets. At No. 1 doubles, the AACS duo of Schuyler Those and Jeff Kelbeins prevailed over Adam Leister and Aaron Prince, 6-3, 6-1, while the Eagles’ Jack Rosacker and Nick Lloyd rolled to a 6-1, 6-1 win over Caleb Lovell and Dylan Christopherson at No. 2.
William Rath of Saints Peter & Paul downed John Agnew, 6-1, 6-1, at No. 1 singles and the Sabres got a 2-6, 6-2, 6-1 win from Michael Morrell, at No. 2 singles, against James Zhan.
This is AACS’ third MIAA tennis title and its first since winning back-to-back B Conference crowns in 2011 and 2012.