Santa Ynez won its first Channel League boys tennis match, beating Cabrillo 12-6 on Wednesday.

Micah Thomas went 2-0 at No. 3 singles, including a 7-5 win over Cabrillo’s No. 1 player Jonathan McGrath.

“We are a young team but improving with the experience each match brings,” said coach Nate Thompson,”

The Pirates are 3-3 overall and 1-1 in league.  They play this weekend at the California Classic tennis tournament in Fresno.

Santa Ynez Scores vs. Cabrillo

Richie Steele 5-7, 6-3, 6-0
Noah Thompson 2-6, 6-0, 6-2
Micah Thomas 7-5, 6-3
Sub: Carlos Amarillas 6-7

Colin Brady/Nick Aichinger 5-7, 6-2, 
Josh Kazali/Carson Bohnet 4-6, 6–3, 6-0
Charlie Hoose/Ethan Guillemin 0-6, 6-2, 6-1

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