DL netters post shutout on Perham
The regular season ended on the right note for the Detroit Lakes boys' tennis team with a 7-0 blanking of Perham Thursday.
The Lakers finished with a successful regular season after sharing the Mid-State Conference championship with Staples-Motley.
DL started team Section 8-2A play Tuesday.
"I thought we competed very well," said DL head coach Wade Johnson. "Levi Nordine and Alex Fondrick combined for a very big win at second doubles, too."
The DL duo downed Madison Paridon and Dillon Shields in straight sets 6-0, 6-4.
In fact, all of the Lakers won in straight sets.
In singles action, seniors Jake Hartman and Thieris Galdino won at No. 1 and 2, while freshman Isaac Fondrick and senior Tanner Duncan took their matches by 6-0 straight set wins.
C.J. Hanson and Jesse Meyer won 7-5, 6-4 and Garret Duncan and Derick Brehm combined for a 6-2, 6-0 win at No. 3 doubles.
Detroit Lakes at Perham, Thursday, May 20.
Lakers 7, Yellowjackets 0
Singles -- 1. Jake Hartman (DL) def. Jordan Cresap 6-2, 6-0; 2. Thieris Galdino (DL) def. Scott Eichschen 6-1, 6-1; 3. Isaac Fondrick (DL) def. Brenden Lauer 6-0, 6-0; 4. Tanner Duncan (DL) def. James Hersch 6-0, 6-0.
Doubles -- 1. CJ Hanson/Jesse Meyer (DL) def. Mike Buer/Dylan Ashcraft 7-5, 6-4; 2. Levi Nordine/Alex Fondrick (DL) def. Madison Paridon/Dillon Shields 6-0, 6-4; 3. Garret Duncan/Derick Brehm (DL) def. Chad Hofland/Trevor Meece 6-2, 6-0.