Quintet sets pace for Holley netters

By Mike Wertman, Sports Writer Posted 27 March 2016 at 12:00 am

Photo by Mike Wertman – These five players will lead Holley into the upcoming Genesee Region League tennis season. In front are Brady Smith and Melonie Klossner. In back are Pablo Romero, Cameron Bennage and Jake DeSimone.

A quintet of senior players, including four returnees and an exchange student, anchor the lineup for Holley as the Hawks prep for the Genesee Region League tennis season.

Brady Smith, who played first singles and earned G-R All-Star honors last year, heads that group which also includes Cameron Bennage, Jake DeSimone, Melonie Klossner and exchange student Pablo Romero.

“We have a lot of good athletes just not a lot of experience,” said Coach John Grillo.

Holley posted a 9-4 record last spring and finished third overall in the G-R behind Class champions Wheatland-Chili and Alexander.

The Hawks are scheduled to open G-R competition at home on April 5 against Attica.

April 4 – Attica, 4 p.m.
April 6 – Alexander, 4 p.m.
April 8 – Pembroke, 4 p.m.
April 11 – at Byron-Bergen, 4 p.m.
April 15 – Oakfield-Alabama, 4 p.m.
April 18 – Kendall, 4 p.m.
April 20 – at Elba, 4 p.m.
April 22 – at Notre Dame, 4 p.m.
April 29 – Wheatland-Chili, 4 p.m.
May 2 – at Attica, 4 p.m.
May 9 – at Pembroke, 4 p.m.
May 11 – Byron-Bergen, 4 p.m.