Warriner knocked in tennis quarterfinal

Montrose’s Zach Warriner made it to the District II Class AA quarterfinals at Kirby Park on Thursday before being defeated by Scranton Prep’s Walker Temperton. STAFF PHOTO/KEVIN WOODRUFF

Montrose Area’s Zach Warriner won his second round matchup at the District II Class AA tennis singles championship on Thursday at Kirby Park in Wilkes-Barre before being defeated in the quarterfinals.

Warriner received a bye in the first round before facing Valley View’s Ian Betti in the second round where Warriner took a 7-6 (8-6), 6-3, victory to advance to the quarterfinals.

However, the quarterfinals saw Warriner take a loss against Scranton Prep’s Walker Temperton by a score of 6-3, 6-3.

Montrose’s Michael Roman also competed on Thursday, where he faced a first round loss from Wyoming Seminary’s Bijoy Ghosh by a score of 6-1, 6-4.

The Meteors’ doubles’ teams will be back in action on Wednesday morning with the District II Class AA doubles championships at Kirby Park starting at 9 a.m.