Thursday, July 31, 2014

Wednesday’s boys tennis: NLC tourney opens; Marian tops Central 4-1

Posted on Sepa. 25, 2013 at 1:00 a.m.

Marian’s Jack Julian and Riley Hicks won their singles matches in straight sets. Elkhart Central made the Knights’ doubles teams work for their wins, forcing both matches into three sets.

Boys Tennis

NLC Tournament

First Round

1 singles: Josh Garfein (NR) def. Kyler Love (WA) 6-1, 6-1. John Hunter (P) def. Mitchell Keiser (NW) 6-2, 6-1. Sam Rice (WR) def. Hudson Kay (G) 6-0, 6-4. Nick Pollock (C) def. Brenden Graber (EM) 6-0, 6-0.

2 singles: John Gerard (P) def. Todd Hauser (WA) 6-1, 6-0. Austin Stutzman (G) def. Tristen Singleton (EM) 6-0, 6-0. Kyle Wettschurack (WR) def. Austin Schmidt (NR) 6-0, 6-0. Bernardo Cardario (C) def. Luke Stump (NW) 6-0, 6-2.

3 singles: Jared Searer (C) def. Luke Smith (WA) 6-2, 6-3. Nate Knapp (P) def. Aadarsh Patel (NR) 7-6 (7-2), 3-6, 7-5. Luke Rush (G) def. Juan Pizana (EM) 6-3, 6-3. Evan Miller (WR) def. Ryan Menzie (NW) 6-0, 6-3.

1 doubles: Matt Flynn/Max Holloway (P) def. Chase Myers/Dylan Houser (WA) 6-3, 6-1. Quinn Stillson/Caleb Yoder (NW) def. Mitch Boyer/Aaron Allen (C) 6-1, 6-7 (1-7), 6-0. Derick Hostetler/Peter Vukovich (G) def. Jon Bailey/Stephen Tefft (EM) 6-0, 4-6, 6-2. Nikos Schlitt/Will Petro (WR) def. Clay Schnell/Ted Field (NR) 6-2,6-2.

2 doubles: Logan Troyer/Zach Ganger (G) def. Jake Hutchinson/Doug Hapner (WA) 6-2, 6-2. Caleb Ray/Nic Jansen (WR) def. Riley Huffer/Mitchell Lozier (C) 6-2, 6-4. Landon Arnold/Sam Hoover (NR) def. Devyn Maugel/Nick Myers (NW) 6-0, 6-4. Braydon Davidson/Ryan Johnson (P) def. Justin Walter/Brett Wilson (EM) 6-0, 6-0.

Next: NLC Tournament second round Thursday, Sept. 26, at Plymouth.

Marian 4, ELKHART Central 1

Singles

Jack Julian (M) def. Eric Burton 6-1, 6-0. Riley Hicks (M) def. Andrew Salmon 6-3, 6-0. Curtis Hill (C) def. Zac Erickson 6-3, 6-2.

Doubles

Pat Yergler/Nick Gertzbaer (M) def. Scott Hanberg/Will Riblet 1-6, 7-5, 6-2. Connor Dalton/David Hicks (M) def. Alex Boyer/Christian Lankford 4-6, 6-4, 7-6(7-4).

Records: Central 8-12 (4-4 NIC), Marian 8-6 (5-3 NIC).

Next: Marian at Culver Academy Monday, Sept. 30; Central in Concord Sectional Wednesday, Oct. 2.

JV: Central 6, Marian 1. Winners: Central — Riley Norris, Nate Bilancio, Jacob Begnor, Nick Buitendorp/Josh Santos, Gabe Lindholm/Jared Tucker, Keith Hartzler/Manny Sanchez; Marian — Andrew Snyder/Brady Lesh. Records: Central 11-6 (6-2 NIC).

Edwardsburg 7, Three Rivers 1

Singles

Jordan Douglas (T) def. Zach Turner 6-4, 6-3. Brendon Handy (E) def. Clayton Arney 6-3, 6-0. Ben Weaver (E) def. Daniel Grace 6-0, 6-2. Jacob Kanaby (E) def. Noah Tadajewski 6-0, 6-0.

Doubles

Joe Queener/Chris Jones (E) def. Enrique Martin/Noah Fountain 6-0, 6-1. Marcus Colon/Devin Dosman (E) def. Colin Cole/Cliff Hartzell 6-0, 6-1. Adam Kozinski/Ryan Rogers (E) def. Matt Cooper/Tyler Roberts 6-1, 6-0. Tevin Alexander/Jacob Lanyer (E) def. Mitchell Stahl/Mitchal Rice 6-0, 6-0.

Records: Edwardsburg 5-4-1.