Sections

Weather Forecast

Close

Boys' Tennis: Farmington hosts and competes in individual sections

Tyler Samion competed for the Tigers in section 1AA sub-section B hosted by Farmington. Alec Hamilton / RiverTown Multimedia1 / 2
Michael Vierling and his doubles partner Corbin Goodreau fell to a team from Northfield in individual sections. Alec Hamilton / RiverTown Multimedia2 / 2

The Farmington boys' tennis team had its season end this past week when they hosted part of the individual section 1AA tournament. The Tigers hosted sub-section B for singles and doubles last Thursday, May 24, but did not have any of their singles or doubles players advance to the finals.

Playing singles for Farmington were junior Tyler Samion, who received the No. 8 seed, and No. 11, freshman Jack Geiselhart. Samion fell to Alex Chou of Faribault (the No. 9 seed) 6-1, 6-2. Meanwhile, Geiselhart faced No. 6 J. T. Krenzel of Northfield and lost 6-0, 6-1.

The Tigers' doubles teams were juniors Spencer Mayleben and Grant Gruver (the No. 12 seed), along with seniors Corbin Goodreau and Michael Vierling, the No. 10 seed. Mayleben and Gruver lost to Roback and Nelson of Northfield 6-2, 6-0, while Goodreau and Vierling fell to Rod and Will of Northfield 6-0, 6-2.

Farmington will continue to host the singles and doubles finals on Tuesday, May 29.

Alec Hamilton

Alec Hamilton is a RiverTown Multimedia sports reporter covering Hastings, Farmington and Rosemount athletics. He graduated from Drake University with a journalism degree in 2014. 

(651) 301-7877
randomness