Pirate Tennis Tops Mustangs at Home 3-2

Charlestown Pirate Tennis hosted their county arch-rivals Wednesday evening, the Mustangs of New Washington.  The Pirates were victorious, sweeping doubles play and winning 3 – 2.  Senior Kyle Jackson fell to Jake Zimmerman 6-4, 4-6, 4-6 in singles play; Sophomore Miles Matthews defeated Logan Miles 6-2, 6-2 in singles play; and Junior Tyler Massie fell to Caleb Ellison 3-6, 6-3, 1-6, also in singles play.  Charlestown’s #1 Doubles team of Andrew Shaw and Trey Woodward defeated Colin Schindler and Jacob Smith 6-3, 6-1 and Pirate Freshman Steven Delaney and Junior Zach Whitten defeated Stevie Mick and Noah Franklin 6-2, 6-3.  The Pirates are back in action Thursday evening at Pekin-Eastern beginning at 5:00 pm.