Thursday, 26 May 2016
Login |  Register 
 
Find Products or Services in your local community
Thursday
Low  52°
High 89°
Friday
Low  51°
High 79°
Saturday
Low  59°
High 83°
Sunday
Low  57°
High 85°
Monday
Low  58°
High 83°
Tuesday
Low  57°
High 83°
Wednesday
Low  55°
High 80°
Current Temperature in Liberal KS is 88°  
KSCB Radio News US National Business Health & Science Political World Sports Top NPR Headlines Sports National Headlines
Redskin Tennis Faces Wichita Area Competition
04/27/2009

Liberal plays Great Bend in Conference play tonight.

The Liberal Redskins held their own with some of the better tennis teams in the state at the Valley Center Invitational Tennis Tournament on April 25th. As a team, Liberal placed 5th, but both doubles teams lost close matches to first-place winners. Competing teams included 1st Place Maize, 2nd Place McPherson, 3rd Place Valley Center, and 4th Place Wichita Northwest with Augusta, Conway Springs, Emporia, Douglas, and ElDorado.

Individual Results:

#1 Singles--Rogelio Alvarez went 2-1 finishing 5th Place. Alvarez got off to a very slow start, but finished strong with an impressive win over Douglas. He lost a tough match to Wichita NW's Joey Wakim 6-8, He defeated Emporia's Saul Trujillo 8-7 (8-6 in a tie-breaker), then defeated Douglas' Daylen Zaldivar 8-4 to take 5th place.

#1 Doubles--Landon Harp/Aaron Schaffer went 2-1 finishing 3rd Place. This team helped their Regional seeding position by defeating a top-ranked doubles team from Mcpherson on their way to a 3rd Place medal. They defeated a very good team from Wichita NW (Haralson/Metzger) 8-6, They lost a tough match against the 1st Place team from Maize (Rreiswig/Simms) 6-8. Then, they finished strong with an impressive tie-breaker win over a high-ranking team of Singleton/Horton from McPherson 8-7 (7-5) to win a 3rd Place medal.

#2 Singles--Hai Vo. Hai recieved his first taste of Eastern Kansas competition today with solid effort and determination. Hai went 2-2 on the day taking 9th Place. He defeated Eldorado's Adam Duval 8-3, lost to Valley Center's Tyler Dort 1-8, lost to Augusta's Nick Steffles 6-8, then defeated Emporia's Hayden Hanson 8-2.

#2 Doubles--Duc Nguyen/Vince Nguyen went 2-1 finishing 3rd Place. All eyes were focused on the talent of this team as regional coaches took notes for future competition. The Nguyening Team defeated McPherson's Allmon/Lindholm 8-3 before losing a match against Wichita NW's Loganbill/Awtrey 4-8. This team bounced back with a decisive victory over Conway Spring's Mercer/Ast 8-4 to earn 3rd Place medals.

© Copyright KSCB News
You will need to be logged in to leave a comment.
Please Login

characters left

The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited.
Click here to review our Terms of Use.



MOST VIEWED STORIES
Injury Accident In Dillons Parking Lot
Three Redskins on All WAC Team Including MVP
July Date Set For Tyrone Teacher
2 Vehicle Accident Near Tyrone Causes Minor Injures
Hooker Bus Bursts into Flames in Chickasha
Two Arrested For Drugs After Traffic Stop In Texas County
Tim Fitzgerald Looks Forward to Playing Baseball at Seward  
Torando Injures Two, Destroys Home Near Dodge City
Texas County Authorities Crack Down On Gang Activity
Medical Condition Cause of Accident on Western Ave.
Click Here For All Stories

LATEST STORIES
Memorial Day Services Scheduled For Liberal Cemeteries
Texas County Authorities Crack Down On Gang Activity
July Date Set For Tyrone Teacher
Cecil C Milhon Files For County Commission Dist. 1
Medical Condition Cause of Accident on Western Ave.
Torando Injures Two, Destroys Home Near Dodge City
City Commission Meets, Approves Improvements For Development
Sen. Moran To Make Listening Stop In Liberal
2 Vehicle Accident Near Tyrone Causes Minor Injures
Hasenbank Files For Re-election
Click Here For All Stories
Click Here for KSCB Talk Radio 1270 am
Click Here for B107.5
Click Here for The Legend 102.7
click Here for ozzBlog
Click Here for the Emergency Alert Hanbook

©2016 Seward County Broadcasting Company, Inc.
1410 N. Western Ave. Liberal, KS 67901

Emergency Alert System | EEO Public Report Form | The Public and Broadcasting

Powered by Radio Media Group