The Banks County High School boys’ tennis team went 1-1 in its Region 7-AAA matches last week.
On Tuesday, March 25, the Leopards traveled to West Hall where they defeated the Spartans 4-1.
Paul Coughlin (No. 1 singles) and Bobby Nguyen (No. 2 singles) won both of their matches, while Luke Schaefer fell in No. 3 singles play. Both the No. 1 doubles pair of Chris Willis and Jonathan Hudson, and the No. 2 pair of Justin Yang and Gatlin Boswell won their respective matches.
On Thursday, the Leopards fell to White County 2-3 in their final region contest of the season. Four out of the five matches went to three sets in the evenly matched tilt.
Coughlin lost at No. 1 singles in three sets, while Nguyen (No. 2 singles) won in three sets. The No. 1 doubles duo of Willis and Hudson fell to their White County opponents in three sets. The No. 2 doubles pair of Yang and Boswell defeated their Warrior counterparts handedly.
The Banks County boys are 8-5 overall and 4-3 in Region 7-AAA competition. The Leopards will enter the region tournament as the No. 4 seed on Wednesday, April 16 at Alberta Banks Park in Flowery Branch.