By Russ Green-Sports Editor
The Spartan tennis team came up empty at the MRVC Tournament in Odessa Wednesday. Richmond, along with the host Bulldogs, Carrollton and Lexington did not score a point in the tournament that was won by Higginsville. The Huskers ended the day with 40 points, with Grain Valley finishing 9 points behind.
Excelsior Springs placed third with 29 points, followed by Knob Noster with 26, and Harrisonville with 9.
The first three Richmond singles players all lost to Grain Valley opponents. Chad Truby lost to Cody Ziegler 1-8; Collin Williamson lost to Chris Eubank 0-8; and Chase Shipley fell to Jordan Snyder 1-8.
The complete story is in the Thursday, May 8, 2014 Richmond News.