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Pella Boys Blast Tennis Competition in Knoxville

Posted: Monday, April 21st, 2014 at 5:58 am
Author: KNIA/KRLS Sports - Cory Houser

It was an all-Pella final in the singles and doubles competitions at the Knoxville tennis invitational on Saturday. The Little Dutch won with a resounding 35 points, 23 more than second place Knoxville who had 12. Jamison Roozeboom and Tom Pettit battled in the singles’ finals, with the edge going to Roozeboom 8 – 4. The doubles team of Palmer/VanMaanen for Pella defeated their teammates, Dykstra/Jones 8 – 6 in the doubles’ finale. A full list of results can be found below.

4/10 Knoxville Tournament


Q- Jamison Roozeboom (P) def. AJ Jackson (Knoxville) 8-3

Q- Tom Pettit (P) def. Hunter White (Saydel) 8-0

S- Jamison Roozeboom (P) def. Alex Gustafson (Saydel) 8-3

S- Tom Pettit (P) def. Jared McClung (Knoxville) 9-7

F- Jamison Roozeboom (P) def. Tom Pettit (P) 8-4

1st= Roozeboom, 2nd = Pettit, 3rd = Gustafson, 4th = McClung


Q- Palmer/VanMaanen (P) def. Andrews/Smith (Saydel) 8-2

Q- Dykstra/Jones (P) def. Philipson/Smith (Saydel) 8-1

S- Palmer/VanMaanen (P) def. Little/Salato (Knoxville) 8-1

S- Dykstra/Jones (P) def. DenHartog/Brown (Oskaloosa) 8-1

F- Palmer/VanMaanen (P) def. Dykstra/Jones (P) 8-6

1st= Palmer/VanMaanen, 2nd = Dykstra/Jones, 3rd= Little/Salato, 4th=DenHartog/Brown

Team Scores:
Albia= 2 Oskaloosa = 6 Saydel = 10 Knoxville = 12 Pella = 35