MJHS doubles, WCHS singles -
Mt. Juliet High's double tennis team of Josh Walker and Dylan Chambers and Wilson Central singles player Michael Mercante have been named all-state by the Tennessee Sports Writers Association.
Walker & Chambers brought home a second place finish in the Class AAA state tournament Friday afternoon, May 26. The Golden Bear seniors dropped a 6-1, 6-0 decision to Jacob Marshall and Charlie Moseley of Tennessee High in the finals at Old Fort Park's Adams Tennis Center.
A sophomore, Mercante lost in the Class AAA semifinals to eventual state champ Sam Fisher 6-0, 6-0, who had also won the 2016 title.
2017 TSWA All-State Tennis
Boys AAA SINGLES
Sam Fischer, Brentwood*
Stone Cozart, Tennessee
Michael Mercante, Wilson Central
Sai Mummareddy, Germantown
Boys AAA DOUBLES
Charlie Moseley/Jacob Marshall*, Tennessee
Josh Walker/Dylan Chambers, Mt. Juliet
*-2016 TSWA All-State honoree