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Pella Boys Tennis Win Again, One More To Go

The first week of competition for the Pella High boys tennis team has seen the Little Dutch improve each time out, most recently in an 8-3 victory over Mount Pleasant Thursday afternoon. Pella swept singles play, winning each match in straight sets, and added victories at No. 1 and No. 3 doubles. The performance puts the Little Dutch at 2-1 in match play this season. They’ll get in their fourth competition this week Saturday when they cross Lake Red Rock to face Knoxville.

1. Brannon Johnson defeated Caleb Zimmerman 6-2,6-2
2. David Lapthorn defeated Chase Higginbotham 6-1,6-1
3. Tom Palmer defeated Jack Bell 6-4,6-1
4. Michael Schemm defeated Zach Schmitz 6-3,6-4
5. Aaron Van Maanen defeated Kevin Nguyen 6-0,6-3
6. Jamison Roozeboom defeated Blake Allender 6-0,6-3

1. Brannon/David defeated Caleb/Chase 5-7, 6-2, 10-6
2. Bailey Tripp/Tom Pettit lost to Jack/Zach 5-7, 2-6
3. Sam Palmer/Andrew Lockridge defeated Kevin/Blake 7-6(5), 6-4
4. Luke Brenizer/Nathan Chaplain lost to Matthew Zihlman/Sterling Wickham 6-4, 5-7, 3-10
5. Chue Vue/Harlin Kissinger lost to Jared Batty/Blake Wickhman 5-7, 3-6