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June 6, 2013
Boys tennis: Hansen advances to consolation semis
MINNEAPOLIS — Lac qui Parle Valley/Dawson-Boyd freshman Jess Hansen advanced to the consolation semifinals of the Class A individual state tournament in singles Thursday at Reed-Sweatt Family Center. Hansen was dropped in the consolation bracket after losing 6-0, 6-0 in the opening...
June 6, 2013 - 11:39pm
May 28, 2013
Boys tennis roundup: Hansen, Maroney qualify for state
REDWOOD FALLS — Lac qui Parle Valley/Dawson-Boyd’s Jess Hansen defeated Montevideo’s Ryan Maroney for the Section 3A singles championship, and both players qualified for the Minnesota State Tennis Tournament. Hansen defeated Maroney 6-0, 6-2 on Tuesday. Earlier, Hansen...
May 28, 2013 - 11:59pm
May 27, 2013
Boys tennis: Cards fall in 2AA-South individual tournament
A Willmar singles player and two Cardinals doubles teams won matches at the Section 2AA-South tournament on Saturday at Gustavus Adolphus College in St. Peter. Preston Peterson drew a first round by before defeating Tyler Wambeke of Hutchinson 6-4, 6-3 in round two. The fourth-seeded...
May 27, 2013 - 10:11pm
May 24, 2013
Boys Tennis: Wildcats’ singles, doubles teams advance to 6A semis
ST. JOSEPH — New London-Spicer’s Tyler Halvorson advanced to the Section 6A semifinals, and the Wildcat doubles team of Spencer Moller and Austin Laumb also advanced on Thursday. Halvorson received a first-round bye, and took out Long Prairie’s Trevor Bergman 6-0, 6-0 in the...
May 24, 2013 - 12:39am
May 22, 2013
Boys tennis: Fergus blanks NLS
COLLEGEVILLE — Fergus Falls swept the New London-Spicer boys tennis team 7-0 in the Section 6A semifinals on Wednesday at the St. John’s University Fieldhouse. The Wildcats finished the season 8-10. The section individual tournament begins today. Section 6A semifinals Fergus...
May 22, 2013 - 10:33pm
May 20, 2013
Boys tennis roundup: T-Hawks tame Braves
MONTEVIDEO — A sweep in singles and two doubles wins Monday propelled Montevideo past Benson 6-1 and into the final four of the Section 3A team tournament. The Thunder Hawks, the No. 4 seed, will now take on top-seeded Luverne at noon today in the semifinals at Redwood Valley...
May 20, 2013 - 10:45pm
May 19, 2013
Boys Tennis: Pipestone edges MACCRAY
PIPESTONE — Brandon Wieberdink and Miguel Garcia won matches at 1-singles and 2-singles for MACCRAY, but Pipestone won three matches and took two others by forfeit to down the Wolverines on Friday in a preview of the Section 3A playoffs. The two teams square off again to open...
May 19, 2013 - 11:52pm
May 16, 2013
Boys Tennis Roundup
Section 5A Providence 7, Litchfield 0 Providence Academy blanked Litchfield in the first round of the Section 5A tournament, ending the Dragons’ team season. Litchfield finished its season 7-6 overall. Singles (1) Joe Tarvestad, P, def Alec Scofield 6-0, 6-1 (2) Anders Gilyard,...
May 16, 2013 - 11:37pm
Boys tennis: Cards fall to No. 1 Cougars
MANKATO — The Willmar boys tennis team put up a stout fight but fell to top-seed Mankato East in the Section 2AA tournament on Thursday. Mankato East won toughed out three singles wins and also prevails in two three-set doubles matches to win 5-2. The Cardinals’ Jarob Swoboda...
May 16, 2013 - 11:26pm
May 14, 2013
Boys tennis: Cards advance in 2AA South
WILLMAR — No. 4 Willmar Cardinals took three singles points and two more in the pairs competition on Tuesday to erase No. 5 New Ulm 5-2 in...
May 14, 2013 - 11:01pm
May 13, 2013
Boys tennis roundup: New London-Spicer blanks Lakers
NEW LONDON — New London-Spicer blanked Minnewaska 7-0 on Monday in non-conference boys tennis. Tyler Halvorson, Cody Treptau and Nick Freeman won for the Wildcats in singles. The Wildcats’ doubles teams of Spencer Moller/Austin Laumb and Jon Miller/Ethan Chvala also won. Minnewaska...
May 13, 2013 - 11:11pm
May 10, 2013
Boys Tennis: NLS overwhelms LPGE
NEW LONDON — New London-Spicer swept doubles on its way to a 6-1 win over Long Prairie-Grey Eagle on Friday. The Wildcats picked up wins from 1-doubles Spencer Moller/Austin Laumb, 2-doubles Ethan Chvala/Eli Nelson and 3-doubles JonMiller/Logan Eckhoff. In singles, Tyler...
May 10, 2013 - 11:17pm
May 9, 2013
Boys Tennis Roundup: Montevideo upends LQPV/DB to finish 4-0 in WCC play
MADISON — Jess Hansen captured 1-singles for Lac qui Parle Valley/Dawson-Boyd, but Montevideo won the remaining six matches Thursday — all in straight sets — to finish 4-0 in West Central Conference matches. The Thunder Hawks host this year’s conference tournament on Saturday...
May 9, 2013 - 11:01pm
May 7, 2013
Boys Tennis Roundup: Willmar blanks Apollo
WILLMAR — Preston Peterson at 1-singles led a 7-0 Central Lakes Conference sweep of St. Cloud Apollo on Tuesday. Drew Corneil reversed an earlier loss to Jordan McCall at 2-singles with a 3-set win. Willmar improved to 4-5 in the Central Lakes and overall. The Eagles remained...
May 7, 2013 - 11:46pm
May 6, 2013
Boys Tennis: Shorthanded MACCRAY edged by Redwood Valley
CLARA CITY — MACCRAY donated two points to start the match which proved too much to overcome, losing to Redwood Valley 4-3 Monday in the Southwest...
May 6, 2013 - 11:39pm