Prep Tennis: Litch, NLS doubles teams reach section semifinals
Litchfield in Section 5A and New London-Spicer in 6A each had a doubles team advance to the semifinals on Thursday. Section 5A The Litchfield doubles team of Andy Steckler and Dominic Devine advanced to the Section 5A semifinals with two wins at ...
Litchfield in Section 5A and New London-Spicer in 6A each had a doubles team advance to the semifinals on Thursday.
The Litchfield doubles team of Andy Steckler and Dominic Devine advanced to the Section 5A semifinals with two wins at the University of Minnesota Baseline Tennis Center on Thursday.
The duo won their first match 6-0, 6-0, then lost the first set against a Fridley team before taking the last two sets.
Action continues today at 1 p.m. at the same site.
How Litchfield fared
Zach Hedtke -- def. Pao Vang, Columbia Heights, 6-0, 6-0 ... lost to Jon Hirte, Providence Academy, 6-0, 6-0
Nik Hendrickson -- lost to Mark Machuzick, Providence Academy, 6-0, 6-1
Andy Steckler-Dominic Devine -- def. Vang-Tatatula, Mpls North, 6-0, 6-0 ... def. Ostrander-Chang, Brooklyn Center, 6-0, 6-1
Aaron Carlson-Taylor Berry -- def. Seaberg-Raymond, Fridley, 2-6, 7-6 (8-6), 6-3 ... lost to Beamus-Carpenter, Breck, 6-1, 6-2
The New London-Spicer doubles team of Jackson Wright and Alex Wiegmann won twice on the first day of the Section 6A individual tennis tournament Thursday at New London.
The semifinals and final will be played Tuesday at the College of St. Benedict in St. Joseph.
How Benson/KMS fared
Ethan Ratliff Crain -- def. Loren Johnson, NLS, 6-0, 6-0 ... lost to Peter Freese, SCC, 1-6, 1-6
Luke Widseth -- def. Justin Brinkman, Mel, 6-1, 6-2 ... lost to Kellan Dahlquist, FF, 0-6, 2-6
Steve James-Will Johnson -- def. Timp-Bushman, Mel, 6-1, 6-4 ... lost to Jackson Wright-Alex Wiegmann, NLS, 2-6, 3-6
Ben Murphy-Mat Hageustuen -- lost to Derek Wolhowe-Jared Peterson, SM, 6-7, 0-6
How Minnewaska fared
Dylan Hoffmann -- def. Jake Demming, SM, 6-3, 6-2 ... lost to Mitchell Elfering, Mel, 4-6, 2-6
Cole Iverson -- lost to Elijah Wilson, NLS, 0-6, 0-1
Blair-Braaten -- lost to Jordan Peterson-Mike Lindemann, SM, 0-6, 1-6
Adam Weber-Mike Stansbury -- lost to Ryan Woodhall-Rob Pieh, NLS, 2-6, 3-6
How New London-Spicer fared
Loren Johnson -- lost to Ethan Ratliff-Crain, BKMS, 0-6, 0-6
Elijah Wilson -- def. def. Cole Iverson 6-0, 6-1 ... lost to Jordan Otto, SCC, 0-6, 1-6
Jackson Wright-Alex Wiegmann -- def. Haines-Dombrowski, Foley, 6-0, 6-0 ... def. Steen James-Will Johnson, BKMS, 6-0, 6-0 ... in semifinals Tuesday vs. Jordan Peterson-Mike Lindemann, Staples-Motley
Ryan Woodhall-Rob Pieh -- def. Adam Weber-Mike Stansbury, Minnewaska, 6-2, 6-3 ... lost to Eric Hern-Janzen, Foley, 6-2, 4-6, 6-7 (3-7)