SHS improves to 1-1 with win over DenfeldThe Superior High School boys tennis team evened its record on the season with a 4-3 win over the Duluth Denfeld Hunters Monday at the SHS tennis courts.
The Superior High School boys tennis team evened its record on the season with a 4-3 win over the Duluth Denfeld Hunters Monday at the SHS tennis courts.
Superior’s Trent VanDamme won the No. 3 singles match and James LaPine and Matt Bouvine won at No. 1 doubles. The Spartans’ remaining two victories were default victories at No. 2 and 3 doubles.
VanDamme defeated Denfeld’s Dan Zapp, 6-2, 6-0; and LaPine and Bouvine swept Tanner Jazdzewski/Cory Bolen, 6-0, 6-0.
“Trent played an excellent match,” SHS coach Pete Conley said. “This is Trent’s first year playing varsity and he is playing very strong in each match. He is minimizing his mistakes and taking advantage of his opponents mistakes.”
The Spartans host Duluth Marshall today and Cloquet Thursday. Both matches begin at 4:15 p.m.
Superior 4, Denfeld 3
1. Eric Nilsen (D) def. Corbin Walsh 6-1, 6-3
2. Tim Kokotovich (D) def. Bobby Berchild 6-1, 6-0
3. Trent VanDamme (S) def. Dan Zapp 6-2, 6-0
4. Chad Bolen (D) def. Nate O’Brien 6-0, 6-0
1. James LaPine/Matt Bouvine (S) def. Tanner Jazdzewski/Cory Bolen 6-0, 6-0
2. Superior def. Denfeld in default
3. Superior def. Denfeld in default