The Glen Mills and Academy Park boys tennis teams battled to the bitter end Friday, with the No. 1 doubles pairing of Javier Jones and Matt Salisbury clinching a 3-2 Del Val League victory for the host Bulls.
Jones and Salisbury edged AP’s Mel Schoolfield and Sahmir Blackwell, 6-3, 7-6 (7-5 tiebreaker) in the top doubles match, which ended after the Bulls’ No. 2 duo of Travon Williams and Deontae Williams claimed a 6-1, 6-1 victory.
Glen Mills (2-3 overall and league) took one of the three singles matches as No. 2 Chris Stinson earned a 6-2, 4-6, 6-1 decision over Abdoulai Gassoma. For the Knights, Kevin Tran won first singles and Phi Tang was triumphant at No. 3.