TABOR CITY – East Bladen senior Jackson Bostic has been named the Three Rivers Conference Boys’ Tennis Player of the Year. Bostic’s doubles partner, senior Will Hester, was also named to the All-Three Rivers Conference squad.
Bostic and Hester teamed up to win 9 of their 11 doubles matches, including 3 matches in the Three Rivers Conference Tournament as they claimed the TRC doubles championship. The pair won 2 matches in Mid East Regional play to finish 3rd in the regional and advance to the state tournament.
In singles play Bostic won 5 of his 6 matches as East Bladen posted a 4-2 record in conference play. For the season in singles and doubles play, Bostic posted a 14-3 record.
Hester was 3-3 in singles play and 9-2 in doubles for a 12-5 record in all of his matches combined.
Receiving All-Conference Honorable Mention from East Bladen were: senior Colin Hill (3-3 in singles, 3-3 in doubles); senior Hoytt Register (4-2 in singles, 3-3 in doubles) and freshman Blaine Pope (3-3 in singles).