WISCONSIN RAPIDS – The Wisconsin Rapids boys tennis team split a pair of matches at its home quadrangular meet on Saturday at Lincoln High School.
Wisconsin Rapids defeated Stevens Point Pacelli 5-1 and lost to D.C. Everest 4-3.
Ryan Pidgeon won a pair of singles matches, Michael Tra earned a win at No. 2 singles against Pacelli and teamed with Eric Huglen to win at No. 1 doubles against D.C. Everest.
Huglen and Joey Bohman won at No. 1 doubles against Pacelli, and the No. 2 doubles team of Carter Swen and James Baldwin won a pair of matches at No. 2 doubles for the Raiders.
Wisconsin Rapids returns to Wisconsin Valley Conference action Thursday at Wausau East.
Wisconsin Rapids 5, Stevens Point Pacelli 1
Singles: 1. Elliott Schultz (WR) def. Ben Westrick, 6-0, 6-0; 2. Bennet Eckendorf (P) def. Jonathan Penyak, 6-4, 6-3; 2. Michael Tra (WR) def. Dominic Kroening, 6-0, 6-1; 4. Ryan Pidgeon (WR) def. Hunter Wrezinski, 6-0, 6-0.
Doubles: Joey Bohman-Eric Huglen (WR) def. Mateo Koch-Eli Robinson, 6-2, 6-1; 2. Carter Swen-James Baldwin (WR) def. Keegan Austrenge-Marcus Lansing, 5-6, 6-1, (6); 3. Double forfeit.
D.C. Everest 4, Wisconsin Rapids 3
Singles: Fuku Hirose (DC) def. Schultz, 6-1, 6-0; 2. Ted Kitchell (DC) def. Penyak, 6-1, 6-1; 3. Pidgeon (WR) def. Ethan Giese, 6-2, 6-2; 4. Carter Engen (DC) won by forfeit.
Doubles: 1. Huglen-Tra (WR) def. Aaron Pozorski-Ethan Hochberger, 6-2, 6-2; 2. Swen-Baldwin (WR) def. Andrue Dettman-Ben Winkers, 6-4, 6-3; 3. Daven Xiong-Anthony Lee (DC) won by forfeit.