Pony netters fight the rain
The Havre High boys and girls tennis teams were hoping for a full day of duals Saturday in Lewistown, but rain forced the Blue Ponies to take what they could get.
Havre was set to square off against Central A rivals Livingston, Anaconda and Lewistown for the only times this season, but rainy weather forced some of the day to be called off.
Still, the HHS boys did top Anaconda 5-2 and won four of five matches against Livingston. On the girls side, the Ponies beat the Copperheads 5-2, but were down to Livingston 2-3 when the day was called off due to rain. Havre will look to get its only full dual against Lewistown in Tuesday in Great Falls.
“It was a difficult day,” said HHS head coach George Ferguson. “It was wet and cold and the conditions were tough. I also felt like we did not play our best tennis of the season. Yes, weather has something to do with it, but it’s equally challenging for our opponents. We just didn’t have our best day, and that’s not what we were hop...
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