Bishop England repeated in Class AAA while Philip Simmons won its first AA title in the boys tennis state championships Saturday in Cayce.
Wando finished as state runner-up in AAAAA for the second straight season.
Bishop England 6, Clinton 1
Bishop England won all but the No. 1 singles match in a 6-1 win over Clinton in the AAA championship.
The Bishops have won state three of the past six years, the past two years defeating Clinton — state runner-up now for three years running.
SINGLES: Ike Waldron (C) def. Zach Dacuba, 7-5, 7-6; Hector Romero (BE) def. Conner Donley, 6-1, 6-0; Harrison Estey (BE) def. Anders Orr, 6-0, 6-1; Lukas Gosselein (BE) def. Hayden Minor, 6-0, 6-1; Rafe Flathman (BE) def. Brandon Campbell, 6-3, 6-0.
DOUBLES: Jose Rentas/Liam French (BE) def. Eli Brewer/Hayden Stinson, 6-0, 6-0.
Philip Simmons 6, St. Joseph’s 0
Philip Simmons faced its toughest challenge of the season in a 6-0 win over St. Joseph’s in the AA title match.
Top-ranked Coy Simon outlasted St. Joseph’s Nick Loudermilk 7-5, 4-6, 10-3, at No. 1 singles to preserve the sweep.
Philip Simmons didn’t have a senior on this year’ championship roster.
SINGLES: Coy Simon (PS) def. Nick Loudermilk, 7-5, 4-6, 10-3; Max Smith (PS) def. Maclean Armstrong, 6-2, 6-1, Mitchell Deames (PS) def. Patrick Reese, 6-2, 6-0; Carson Baker (PS) def. Matthew Jacques, 6-3, 6-0; Jake Smith (PS) def. Collin Maides, 6-4, 6-0.
DOUBLES: JD Sutterlin/Garrett Brooker (PS) def. Lee Eberly/Hugh McGee, 6-1, 6-4.
Spartanburg 5, Wando 0
Wando was shut out by Spartanburg, 5-0, for the second straight year in the AAAAA championship.
Warriors No. 1 Luke Prendergast played gave Wando it’s best opporunity, taking the first set in a 2-6, 6-1, 10-1 loss to Will Cubitt.
Spartanburg has won six straight state titles.
SINGLES: Will Cubitt (S) def. Luke Prendergast, 2-6, 6-1, 10-1; Rushil Patel (S) def. Alex Shaw, 6-0, 6-4; Mac Morehead (S) def. Will Bumgarner, 6-2, 6-2; Jack Coleman (S) def. Jack Johnson, 6-3, 6-2; Jerome Falcon (S) def. Nick Heindel, 6-2, 6-3.