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District Tennis Results From Thursday May 15th

Fri 5-16-2014



THE CLASS 1A DISTRICT BOYS TENNIS TOURNAMENT WAS HELD YESTERDAY IN SPIRIT LAKE. THE SPIRIT LAKE OKOBOJI BOYS ARE SENDING A DOUBLES TEAM TO STATE. MICHEAL OBRIEN AND RYLEY SMITH FINISHED 2ND IN DOUBLES TO JOSH SLUITER AND MATT ELLEFSON OF LEMARS. THAT MEANS MICHEAL AND RYLEY ARE HEADED TO THE STATE MEET. AS A TEAM, SPIRIT LAKE OKOBOJI FINISHED 3RD, BEHIND WINNING LEMARS AND 2ND PLACE SPENCER.  THE SPENCER BOYS WILL SEND SINGLES CHAMPION ALEX KALDAHL TO STATE.  THE SOPHOMORE BEAT DUSTIN DORHOUT OF SIOUX CITY HEELAN IN THE CHAMPIONSHIP.  THE SINGLES & DOUBLES STATE TENNIS TOURNAMENT WILL BE MAY 30 AND MAY 31 IN WATERLOO.

SL-O WILL TAKE ON SPENCER TOMORROW IN SPENCER WITH THE WINNER ADVANCING TO THE BOYS SUBSTATE FINALS. THIS IS THE 4TH STRAIGHT YEAR THE TEAM HAS FINISHED IN THE TOP 3 AT DISTRICTS AND ADVANCED AS A TEAM TO POST-SEASON DUAL-MEET COMPETITION, AND THE 4TH STRAIGHT YEAR SPIRIT LAKE-OKOBOJI PLAYERS HAVE ADVANCED TO THE INDIVIDUAL STATE TOURNAMENT IN WATERLOO.