Tennis team hosts S.F. Lincoln JVs by Jim Prosser The Tanagers played a match against Sioux Falls Lincoln Patriots JV Tuesday, May 11 at the USD tennis courts near the Dome, where they fell 6-3.
Singles: Jack Higgins (V) def. Mihir Penorkar (L) 6-1, 6-2; Nathan Scheidel (V) def. Chris Wenger 6-3, 7-5; Dan Day (V) def. Tim Billion (L) 4-6,7-6 (8-6), 10-6 6-2, 6-4; Mike Swann (L) def. Steve Foltz (V) 6-4, 7-5; John Schiltz (L) def. Harsh Patel (V) 6-2, 6-4; Ryan Stutson (L) def. Eric Hesla 6-1, 6-0.
Doubles: Penorkar/Billion def. Scheidel/Wang (V) 7-6 (7-5), 6-2; Swann/Schiltz def. Day/Foltz 6-4, 6-1; and Wanger/Jensen def. Patel/Hesla 6-2, 6-2, 6-0.
The JV team faced the Lincoln C team, losing 5-0.
Singles: Victor Larson (L) def. Anthony Rath (V) 8-3; Aaron Zimmel (L) def. Chris Jensen (V) 8-2; Nick Smolniskey (L) def. Colin Eilts (V) 8-1.
Doubles: Anderson/Larson def. Hesla/Rath 8-3; and Smolniskey/Zimmel def. Jensen/ Eilts 8-3.