The Thief River Falls Prowlers finished runner-up to Rochester Lourdes in the 2018 MSHSL Class A Boy’s State Tennis Tournament. The Prowlers advanced to the championship with a 5-2 win over Litchfield in the state semi-finals.
It is the highest finish ever for the Prowler Boy’s Tennis Team at the state tournament.
The Prowler doubles team of Carter Onkaa and Cole Gillespie will compete in the State Doubles Tournament to be played today and Friday.
Rochester Lourdes 6, Thief River Falls 1
No. 1 — Kevin Turlington, Rochester Lourdes def. Cole Gillespie, 6-2, 6-0.
No. 2 — Eric Chestolowski, Rochester Lourdes def. Carter Onkka, 6-1, 6-1.
No. 3 — Jonathan Onigkeit, Rochester Lourdes def. Tucker Skime, 6-1, 6-1.
No. 4 — Marjan Vledic, Rochester Lourdes def. Camden Broadwell, 6-4, 6-1.
No. 1 — Pavao Veldic-Nick Pittner, Rochester Lourdes def. Zach Twamley-Jack Onkka, 6-2, 6-0.
No. 2 — Thomas Eckel-Freddie Suhler, Rochester Lourdes def. Dylan Hahn-Noah Rupprecht, 6-0, 6-1.
No. 3 — Ethan Janisch-Aiden Martell, Thief River Falls def. Birch Lewis & Yisrael Morris, 6-2, 7-5