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Friday, May 19, 2017
Tennis (B)

Otters Spllit Tennis Matches in Park Rapids

By Titus Christianson - Park Rapids, MN

The Fergus Falls boys tennis team closed out their regular season in the Park Rapids triangular Friday afternoon. The Otters posted a 6-1 win over the Panthers , but lost to Bemidji, 6-1. 

“We had a very slow start against Park Rapids and it wasn't looking good,” recalled Head Coach Titus Christianson of the Otters. “We dropped 4 of 7 first sets. Yeah it wasn't looking pretty to get a team win but the guys stayed positive, dug in a bit and 3 of the spots we won the 2nd convincingly. We finished with a win on all super tiebreaker 3rd sets. Caleb Danielson and Joe Connelly played very steady tennis at 3 and 4 singles. Isaac Ahlgren and Noah Tarczon started slow but found their groove to pull out their matches. Leo Segura and Justin Mortenson figured things out after a slow start and won convincingly in the second set. That was great to see a couple of seniors get a win in one of their last matches.”

Christianson continued, “The Bemidji match was a bit of a different a story. Bemidji has a pretty solid team but I thought our guys played fairly well. Caleb had some great points with his opponent. Matt Monke and Tyler Hobbs once again had a marathon. They were able to block back a lot of strong serves and shots from their opponents. They made the opponent hit a lot of extra balls and we were able to capitalize. They pulled out a well played match in the super breaker. It was good to see them come out on the winning end of a third set.”

The Otters will play Crookston in the section 8A quarters on Monday at KSS at 1130am.

 

SCORING SUMMARY:
Bemidji 6, Fergus Falls 1
1S - Spencer Konecme (B) def. Noah Tarczon (FF) 6-0, 6-2
2S - James Palmer (B) def. Isaac Ahlgren (FF) DQ
3S - Wyatt Harrom (B) def. Caleb Danielson (FF) 6-4, 6-3
4S - Quincy Carlson (B) def. Conner Ackerson (FF) 6-0, 6-1
1D - Tyler Hobbs/Matt Monke (FF) def. Cody Hendricks/Nick Palmer (B) 4-6, 7-6, 16-14
2D - Ben Hess/Kolden Michalicek (B) def. Justin Mortenson/Joe Connelly (FF) 6-0, 6-1
3D - Jonah Fuhrman/Joe Hudson (B) def. Colton Partain/Maveric Kalenburg (FF) 7-5, 6-1
SCORING SUMMARY:
Fergus Falls 6, Park Rapids Area 1
1S - Noah Tarczon (FF) def. Connor Show (PRA) 2-6, 6-3, 10-3
2S - Isaac Ahlgren (FF) def. Nolan Borge (PRA) 0-6, 6-3, 10-6
3S - Caleb Danielson (FF) def. Nick Porozinski (PRA) 6-1, 6-3
4S - Joe Connelly (FF) def. Zach Nelson (PRA) 6-3, 6-1
1D - Tyler Hobbs/Matt Monke (FF) def. Jacob Gruis/Gunner Larson (PRA) 6-1, 60
2D - Justin Mortenson/Leo Segura (FF) def. Evan Bodge/Kenny David (PRA) 3-6, 6-0, 10-4
3D - Tanner Stromback/Peter VanBatavia def. Josh Kasper/Connor Ackerson (FF) 7-5, 6-6(7-5)
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