Alexandria sweeps Moorhead, undefeated Bemidji awaits
Alexandria cruised through Moorhead for a 7-0 sweep on Monday night.
The Alexandria boys tennis team left no doubt in Moorhead on Monday afternoon in its 7-0 sweep of the Spuds.
Jacob Partington cruised in the No. 1 singles match over Ives Hilgers 6-1, 6-3. Landon Schabel, Aaron Jost and Cole Haabala also picked up two-set singles victories.
“Jacob Partington played one of his best matches at first singles and defeated a very solid player in straight sets,” Alexandria head coach Dave Ronning said.
Gannon Lueck and Pieter Mulder beat Adam Pettys and Oscar Bergeson 6-1, 6-4 in the No. 1 doubles match. Dylan Nelson and Owen Gilbertson dropped only two games in the second doubles slot, while Tyler Jabas and Brennan Lattimer beat Mason and Ben Voxlund 6-1, 6-0.
“Gannon and Pieter Cruised in the first set, fell behind in the second set but came up with some strategies that put their opponents on their heels to win 6-4,” Ronning said.
Alexandria is 7-0 and will hit the road to face undefeated Bemidji on Tuesday.
ALEXANDRIA 7, MOORHEAD 0
SINGLES- No.1- Jacob Partington (A) def. Ivan Hilgers 6-1, 6-3; No. 2- Landon Schabel (A) def. Lane Cirks 6-1, 6-1; No. 3- Aaron Jost (A) def. Kaden Filipi 6-0, 6-0; No. 4- Cole Haabala (A) def. Isidro Lopez 6-1, 6-3; DOUBLES- No. 1- Gannon Lueck-Pieter Mulder (A) def. Adam Pettys-Oscar Bergeson 6-1, 6-4; No. 2- Dylan Nelson-Owen Gilbertson (A) def. Henry Skatvold-Brody Hanson 6-2, 6-0; No. 3- Tyler Jabas-Brennan Laiitmer (A) def. Mason Voxlund-Ben Voxlund 6-0, 6-1