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The Detroit Lakes Lakers took two of three doubles matches Monday in defeating Wadena-Deer Creek 4-3 in the Section 8A team tennis tournament at Fargo.


Racking up singles victories for the Wolverines in a revamped lineup were singles players Christian Hinckley and Barney Busa. Hinckley topped Chandler Hanks 7-5, 6-3 at No. 3 singles. Busa was a 6-2, 6-7 (7-4) winner over Austin Nelson at No. 4.

Mike Botzet and Kris Hansen rallied from a 6-1 loss to DL’s Luke Eggeraaten and Colton Friesen in No. 2 doubles play to win 6-4, 6-0.

 Section 8A Team Tournament

Detroit Lakes 4,

Wadena-Deer Creek/Perham 3


1 Carlos Espinosa (DL) def. Shane Perry (WDCP) 6-4, 6-3

2 Caleb Howard (DL) def. Austin Andreen (WDCP) 6-6 (7-1), 6-1

3 Christian Hinckley (WDCP) def. Chandler Hanks (DL) 7-5, 6-3

4 Barney Busa (WDCP) def. Austin Nelson (DL) 6-2, 6-6 (7-4)


1 Isaac Fondrick-Alex Fondrick (DL) def. Mike Paavola-Drew Larson (WDCP) 6-3, 6-2

2 Mike Botzet-Kris Hansen (WDCP) def. Luke Eggeraaten-Colton Friesen (DL) 1-6, 6-4, 6-0

3 Brady Crawford-Dylan Bremseth (DL) def. Fikri Rahmat-Tyler Wieser-Matthews (WDCP) 6-1, 6-1

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