Liberal, KS

Now: 69 °F

Currently: Fair

Hi: 69 °F | Lo: 59 °F

Wednesday

Hi: 84 °F 

Lo: 60 °F

Thursday

Hi: 90 °F 

Lo: 66 °F

Friday

Hi: 94 °F 

Lo: 68 °F

Saturday

Hi: 93 °F 

Lo: 67 °F

Sunday

Hi: 96 °F 

Lo: 70 °F

Injuries Hinder LHS in Tennis Opener

KSCB News - April 5, 2010 12:00 am

Injuries cost the Liberal Redskin Boys Tennis Team first-place honors at the

Great Bend Invitational Tennis Tournament on Saturday. Battling high winds, the Redskins

managed to secure a Second-Place team medal despite having to forfeit two single matches

due to injury.

Individual results:

#1 Single Vince Nguyen went 1-2 before having to default his last two matches due to chronic

muscle cramps. He lost to Dodge Cit s Alex Jenkins 8-7 (7-4 tie breaker), lost to Garden Cit s

Andy Larkin 8-4, then defeated Ellinwoo s Kale Clawson 8-0 before having to retire.

#2 Single Larcyn Carter went 4-1 finishing 2nd Place. He defeated Dodge Cit s Zak Nichols 8-3,

defeated Ellinwoo s Kyle Blakestee 8-2, defeated Hoisingto s Chase Buntain 8-3, defeated Great

Ben s Noel Rodriguez 8-5 before losing to Garden Cit s Blake Stuck 8-4 to finish 2nd Place.

#1 Double Duc Nguyen & Josh Hamilton went 5-0 finishing 1st Place. They defeated Dodge Cit s

Neidhart/Hutchcraft 8-7 (7-2 tie breaker), defeated Ellinwoo s Miller/Blair 8-0, defeated Garden

Cit s Fisher/McMillan 8-6, defeated Hoisingto s Cowan/Smith 8-3, then defeated Great Ben s

Bosch/Jacobs 8-4 to win 1st Place Honors.

#2 Double Hai Vo & Antonio Rodriguez went 4-1 finishing 1st Place, They defeated Dodge Cit s

Woods/Salem 8-1, defeated Ellinwoo s Miller/Niles 8-1, defeated Garden Cit s Clarke/Riggs 8-5,

Defeated Hoisingto s Crawford/Bradley 8-2 before losing to Great Ben s Moyers/Neeland 8-7 (8-6

Tie breaker) to finish 1st Place.

Liberal travels to Garden City Tuesday.

 

Latest Stories

Liberal Man Involved in Fatality Accident on US 412

The Oklahoma Highway Patrol reports at approximately 11:28 am a fatality accident involving a Mercury grand...

Utility Poles to be Tested in Liberal Area this Week

Starting the week of July 22, Osmose Utility Services will be conducting pole testing for Southern...

Tick-borne illness may be on the rise in Oklahoma

Oklahoma’s rainy spring has provided an ideal environment for ticks. “One thing ticks don’t like is...