The Richland Bears Tennis team competed against Mountain View on Tuesday.

The Bears won the matchup 5-4 in a close contest.

Head Richland Bears tennis coach Shantel Baranowski said this about the match, “Mountain View came out and played a tough match. They were missing their number five player and we had our number one player out with a injury. Both teams came out and played hard with each of us having to have JV move up to play the sixth seed. I was proud of our boys coming out and playing hard to pull out a 5-4 win.”

Ben Decker and Braden Alexander won their doubles match 8-6. Chase Pemberton won his match 8-4 while Decker won 8-5. Alexander won 8-3 and Dakota Pemberton secured the team win with his 8-6 win. Mountain View won four matches on the day.