Paavola eliminated in Section 8A quarterfinals
Wadena-Deer Creek/Perham’s Mike Paavola was ousted in the Section 8A individual tournament’s quarterfinal round Tuesday by Crookston’s Sean Williams 6-0, 6-0.
Thief River Falls’ Ethan Johnson ousted WDCP’s Drew Larson (6-7), 6-0, 6-1 (4-7) in the first round.
WDCP doubles partners Barney Busa and Shane Perry fell to Thief River Falls’ Hunter Blowers and Devin Hutton 6-0, 6-1. WDCP’s Christian Hinckley and Austin Andreen fell to Park Rapids’ Chris Shaw and Calvin Bateman 6-1, 6-3.
The Class A state tennis tournament will be held June 3-7 at the Reed Sweatt Tennis Center in Minneapolis.
Section 8A Individual Tournament
Logan Engelstad (TRF) def. Ty Misialek (EGF) 6-0, 3-6, 6-1
Zach Straw (EGF) def. Sean Williams (Crx) 6-0, 6-1
Engelstad (TRF) def. Williams (Crx) 6-0, 6-0
Misialek (EGF) def. Straw (EGF) 0-6, 6-4, 6-3
Travis Vatthauer-Bobby Tiedemann (Crx) def. Isaac Fondrick-Alex Fondrick (DL) 6-2, 6-0
I. Fondrick-A. Fondrick (DL) def. Sam Olson-Jorde Hutton (TRF) 6-3, 6-2
Olson-Hutton (TRF) def. Hunter Blowers-Devin Hutton (TRF) 4-6, 6-3, 6-2
I. Fondrick-A. Fondrick (DL) def. Blowers-Hutton (TRF) 7-5, 2-6, 6-2
Vatthauer-Tiedemann (Crx) def. Olson-Hutton (TRF) 6-3, 6-4