PREP ROUNDUP: Wildcats play Harbor Springs to tie on tennis court
HARBOR SPRINGS — The Alpena High boys tennis team traveled to Harbor Springs on Tuesday and walked away with a 4-4 tie against the Rams.
Alpena’s top two singles players were victorious as Ashwin Chhapamohan defeated Matthew Whitfield at No. 1 singles, 6-2, 2-6 and 6-1, while Dean Kowalewsky beat Jack Miller 6-2 and 6-2 at No. 2 singles.
Harrison Butch fell to Tyler Lefaive 6-1, 3-6 and 6-0 and No. 3 singles and Dan Cox fell to Liam Ransford at No. 4 singles, 6-1 and 6-1.
The No. 1 doubles team of Josh Pokorzynski and Kevin Cook defeated Jack Clancy and Peter Tippett 6-1 and 6-1. Nick Schultz and Tanner Orban were winners at No. 2 doubles, defeating Max Brassett and Mitchell Caron 3-6, 6-3 and 6-3. Logan Denbleyker and River Servia lost to Daniel Zuzcak and Gage Kilpatrick at No.3 doubles 6-4 and 6-1 and Connor Caplis and Nick Lusardi were defeated by Olin Ilonzi and Brenden Glentz at No. 4 doubles 6-4 and 6-2.
RC girls, Fairview boys win NSL meet
ROGERS CITY–The Rogers City girls and Fairview boys cross country teams took top honors at a North Star League Jamboree on Tuesday.
The Hurons’ girls team finished with 19 points, ahead of Alcona (38) and Oscoda (71) and had four of the top five finishers.
Nina Hansen won the race for Rogers City, finishing in 24:12. She was followed by her teammates Morgan Baller (2nd, 24:52); Cheyenne Bober (4th, 26:52), Abby Ross (5th, 27:54) and Kylie LaFleche (7th, 29:34).
Sara Decker led Alcona with a third place finish (26:00) and was followed by teammates Courtney Winter (6th, 29:10), Karen Sharboneau (8th, 29:45) and Janae Kierzek (10th, 34:55).
Sophia Rayes finished ninth for Oscoda (31:18).
Fairview’s boys team finished with 38 points, ahead of Hale (52), Oscoda (69), Rogers City (74) and Alcona (78).
Rogers City’s Matt Wilbert won the race in 20:40. Nathaniel Eastman finished third for Fairview (21:06) and Brett Nelson took fourth for Alcona (21:17).
Atlanta 3, Fairview 2
FAIRVIEW–The Atlanta volleyball team came out on top in a wire-to-wire battle with Fairview on Tuesday, topping the Eagles 25-23, 25-19, 16-25, 22-25 and 15-4.
Andrea Jadrych had 11 kills, 11 digs, two blocks and three aces for the Huskies, Marisa Perry had eight aces, three digs and four kills and Jordan Kobielus had five aces, a kill and three digs.
Overall Atlanta is 3-4 and plays at Hale on Thursday.
Atlanta’s JV team topped the Eagles in three sets–17-25, 25-14 and 15-7.
Abby LaPorte had four aces, three kills and two digs for the Huskies and Alexis Markby had three aces and two digs.