ROCKY RIVER, Ohio — Rocky River ran into a buzz-saw Westlake squad on Thursday, as the Pirates were defeated, 4-1, in a non-conference match.
Jack Bowers earned a come-from-behind win in second singles to spell River’s lone win of the day. The Pirates (7-6) lost close battles in first singles and second doubles. The doubles loss by Ethan Mylett and Ryan Kosmerl at second doubles marked the duo’s first of the season. Mylett and Kosmerl had been 5-0 together.
With his victory in second singles, Bowers is now 9-2 over 11 singles matches.
Westlake 4, Rocky River 1
1S: Ilias lost 6-3, 6-4
2S: Bowers won 3-6, 6-3, 6-3
3S: Latham lost 6-2, 6-3
1D: Devorace/Clark lost 6-2, 6-2
2D: Mylett/Kosmerl lost 2-6, 7-6, 7-5
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