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Boys Tennis Roundup: Cardinals bounce Apollo/Sauk Rapids

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WILLMAR — The Willmar tennis team overwhelmed St. Cloud Apollo/Sauk Rapids 6-1 improving to 3-1 in the CLC and 6-2 overall.

Willmar is at St. Cloud Tech on Thursday and at Alexandria on Friday.

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Willmar lost only at 1-singles where Isaac Yoakum fell in three sets to Caleb Johnson. Drew Corneil at 2- and Jarod Swoboda at 3-followed with wins well played.

At 4-singles, Manny Obregon surprised a good player by dominating play in the first set in a 6-1, 6-4 win.

In a doubles sweep, all three duos controlled play with strong serving, high percentage returns of serve and by attacking the net, commented coach Jim Anderson.

Willmar 6, SC Apollo/Sauk Rapids 1

Singles

(1) Caleb Johnson, A, def Isaac Yoakum 3-6, 6-1, 7-5 (2) Drew Corneil, W, def Jordan McCall 6-0, 6-3 (3) Jarod Swoboda, W, def Garrett Lillis 6-4, 6-4 (4) Manny Obregon, W, def. Cameron Mackinney 6-1, 6-4

Doubles

 Tate Hovland/Nick Courtney, W, def Logan Battig/James Ano 6-2, 6-1 (2) Tom Kerstetter/Nick Revier, W, def Taylor Ullmann/Nate Bolven-Kolle 6-1, 6-1 (3) Alec Bateman/Alex Reynolds, W, def. Grady Ewing/Danny Wieber 7-5, 6-0

West Central

Minnewaska 5, YME 2

Minnewaska swept doubles and also got a win at 1-singles from Jake Pederson.

Shane Nokleby got a point for the Sting in an epic 2½-hour match with Carter LaMont that ended 6-1, 3-6, 7-6 (7-5).

Singles

(1) Jake Pederson, M, def Brandon Repsher 6-0, 6-1 (2) Shane Nokleby, Y, def Carter LaMont 6-1, 3-6, 7-6 (7-5) (3) Matthew Virnig, Y, def Collin Stumpf 6-0, 6-3 (4) Evan Palmer, M, def Ammon Bennett 6-3, 6-4

Doubles

(1) Austin Pauly/Joe Weaver, M, def James DeJaeger/Cody Speh 6-2, 7-5 (2) Matt Heid/Cole Mercier, M, def Chris Zabel/Noah Lusti 6-4, 6-4 (3) Calvin Hoffman/Nate Gallagher, M, def. Cody Zimmer/Nick Schindele 6-0, 7-5

Benson 6, LQPV/DB 1

Jess Hansen won in straight sets at 1-singles for Lac qui Parle Valley/Dawson-Boyd, but Benson won the other six matches.

Singles

(1) Jess Hansen, L, def Alberto Sainz-Rico  6-2, 6-1 (2) Aaron Szczur, B, def Eli Weber 6-1, 6-1 (3) Tyler Bergman, B, def Trevor Sigdahl 6-0, 6-0 (4) Eric Hoium, B, def Hunter Olson 6-2, 6-2

Doubles

(1) Brandon Gossen/Bradley Berens, B, def Keith Abraham/Kain Matties 6-2, 7-6 (7-2) (2) Chad Clark/Kyle Ruppert, B, def Cody McKesson/Conrad Matthies 6-1, 6-1 (3) Nathan Habben/Dylan McNeill, B, def Ryan Borstad/Blake Buer 7-5, 5-7, 6-3

Wright County

NLS 4, Litchfield 3

New London-Spicer won three singles matches and the team of Ethan Chvala and Logan Eckhoff sealed the Wildcats’ win over the Dragons with a victory at No. 1 doubles. Wildcats’ Eli Nelson, John Jacobson and Alex Meder won matches at 2-, 3- and 4-singles and Chvala and Eckhoff took a 6-3 6-4 doubles win.

Josh Prahl won 1-singles and the Dragons’ 2- and 3-doubles teams won their matches.

Singles

(1) Josh Prahl, L, def. Cody Treptau 6-1 6-3 (2) Eli Nelson, N, def. Mitch Evans 6-0 6-4 (3) John Jacobson, N, def. Zach Kaiser 6-3 6-3 (4) Alex Meder, N, def. Matt Wedin 7-5 6-1

Doubles

(1) Ethan Chvala/Logan Eckhoff, N, def. Jon Madsen/Andrew Fischer 6-3 6-4 (2) Dam Dollershell/Nick Lundin, L, def. Lucas Rogers/Evan van Gulijk 6-3 6-1 (3) Jordan Carew/Jon Green, L, def. Ely Rogers/Kevin Wermerskirchen 6-1 7-5

Non-Conference

Montevideo 4, Pipestone 3

Montevideo swept the singles matches with Jesse Erickson, Jared Saue, Taylor Landmark and Riley Emery notching the victories.

Singles

(1) Jesse Erickson, M, def. Trase Eluk 6-1 6-3 (2) Jared Saue, M, def. Joe Morgan 6-1 6-0 (3) Taylor Landmark, M, def. Tyl Woelber 6-1 6-3 (4) Riley Emery, M, def. Tristan Pals 6-1 6-3

Doubles

(1) Jared Schiebout/Nate Baatz, P, def. Martin Moore/Tristan Voorhees 6-0 7-5 (2) Jared Carlson/Bill Smith, P, def. Connor Dann/Ryan Neville 6-4 6-3 (3) Alex Abrahamson/Elijah Everson, P, def. Donovan Albers/Brandon Johnson 6-2 6-2

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