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Liberty High picked up its second win of the season and second in the two-year history of the program with a 6-3 victory over City High on Thursday in a Mississippi Valley Conference match in North Liberty.
The Lightning won the final two doubles matches of the evening to secure the win after taking a 4-2 lead following singles.
Ryan Bys, Paarin Rastogi, Jacob Mascardo and Cooper Davenport all earned singles wins for the Lightning with the doubles tandem of Davenport and Carter Leike securing a 6-4, 7-5 win at number three doubles to lock up the win.
Liberty High improve to 2-4 on the season with the win.
City High (2-7) got singles victories from Sam Motto and Doak Allgood and the doubles tandem of Mal Nye and Owen Vandlinden.
Liberty High 6, City High 3
1. Ryan Bys (ICL) def. Mal Nye 6-4, 6-3
2. Paarin Rastogi (ICL) def. Owen Vandlinden 7-6 (7-4), 6-4
3. Jacob Mascardo (ICL) def. John Nicknish 6-3, 6-1
4. Sam Motto (ICH) def. Ankur Karandiker 6-1, 6-1
5. Cooper Davenport (ICL) def. Owen Ojile 6-1, 6-4
6. Doak Allgood (ICH) def. Carter Leike 6-4, 6-1
1. Nye/Vandlinden (ICH) def. Bys/Mascardo 6-2, 4-6 (10-7)
2. Rastogi/Karandiker (ICL) def. Nicknish/Motto 6-2, 4-6 (10-7)
3. Davenport/Leike (ICL) def. Ojile/Adrian Bostain 6-4, 7-5