Janesville Parker, Craig swept in Big Eight matches
Madison Memorial swept visiting Janesville Parker in Big Eight Conference boys tennis action.
Matt Knutson lost in three sets to Memorial’s Michael Schnarr in a close match at No. 1 singles.
“That went back and forth,” said Parker coach Mike Fuhrmann. “There were too many unforced errors in the third set.
“Memorial is a very solid team,” Fuhrmann said. “They are among the top three in the league.”
The Vikings compete in the Milton Triangular on Saturday against the Red Hawks and Jefferson.
MEMORIAL 7, PARKER 0
Singles—Michael Schnarr (M) def. Matt Knutson, 6-3, 2-6, 6-4; Tyler Ridel (M) def. Ian Weiland, 6-2, 6-2; Andy Liu (M) def. Ryan Ploof, 6-0, 6-0; Matt Bogost (M) def. Ethan Zweifel, 6-1, 6-0.
Doubles—Hamad Abdelhameed-Josh Blumenfeld (M) def. Nick Garey-Austin McDonald, 6-1, 6-1; Brian Jun-John Mount (M) def. David Palan-Jordan Peyer, 6-0, 6-0; Raj Setaluri-Taylor Ginther (M) def. Jaren Norrell-Spencer Debroux, 6-0, 6-0.
-- West 7, Craig 0—Visiting Madison West swept through all seven matches in straight sets en route to the Big Eight victory.
Craig slipped to 3-5.
The last couple of matches have been against some pretty quality opponents,” Craig coach Justin Long said. “Even though we lost tonight, I’m proud of the way our kids are continuing to play hard each and every point.”
Craig plays in the Sun Prairie Quadrangular on Saturday. Waunakee and Milwaukee Ronald Reagan will also compete.
WEST 7, CRAIG 0
Singles: Jimmy Storck (W) def. Joel Neher, 6-0, 6-2; George Degen (W) def. Derek Masters, 6-0, 6-0; Allan Yen (W) def. Sam de Poutiloff, 6-1, 6-2; Jonathan Gasgow (W) def. Ross Sroda, 6-2, 6-2.
Doubles: Stefen DeLong-Caleb McKenzie (W) def. Mo McCrone-Stewart Winter, 6-3, 6-2; Ethan Yen-Egan Selgus (W) def. Cody Lipetri-Zack Hardin, 6-0, 7-5; Michael Van Ginkel-Marcus Van Ginkel (W) def. Scott Catlin-Joe Worple, 6-0, 6-1.
Last updated: 5:13 pm Thursday, December 13, 2012