Elk River tennis

  The defending champion Elk River tennis team has been seeded No. 2 in the state tournament and will open against Rochester Mayo on Tuesday at the University of Minnesota.   The Elks (23-1) will be making their eighth consecutive appearance at state. First round pairings in the upper bracket are No. 1 Wayzata vs. [...]

facebook icon
twitter icon
comments icon

  Elk River will play in its eighth consecutive boys tennis tournament, this time as defending champion, after the Elks defeated Chisago Lakes 6-1 in the Section 7AA finals Tuesday morning in Hibbing.   The Elks (23-1) will find out Thursday who their state opponent will be. State team play will be held Tuesday and [...]

facebook icon
twitter icon
comments icon

Elk River tennis rolled past Grand Rapids-Greenway 7-0 in Section 7AA on Monday in Hibbing, and will face Chisago Lakes on Tuesday for the championship.   The Elks (22-1), ranked No. 2 in the state, will be seeking their eighth consecutive trip to the state tournament. The match is slated for 9 a.m. in Hibbing, [...]

facebook icon
twitter icon
comments icon

Elk River’s defending state champion tennis team will face Grand Rapids-Greenway in the semifinals of Section 7AA on Monday in Hibbing, while Chisago Lakes meets Duluth East in the other semifinal, both 11 a.m. The championship match is slated for Tuesday at 9 a.m. The Elks are bidding for their eighth consecutive state trip. Meanwhile, [...]

facebook icon
twitter icon
comments icon

The Elk River tennis team beat Andover 7-0 in their playoff opener and final home match on Saturday. “Andover had improved from when we played them earlier in the year,” said coach Randy Ronning,  “and it made for a fun and competitive match.” Josh Gearou at No. 1 cruised 6-0, 6-0 over an all-conference, four-year starter, [...]

facebook icon
twitter icon
comments icon

Elk River’s conference win streak in tennis is fixed at 70 for this year after the Elks beat Park Center 7-0 on Friday to close the regular season. The Elks finished 10-0 in the NWSC and head into playoffs 20-1 overall. They’ve had seven straight unbeaten conference seasons. “Both are remarkable accomplishments for a team [...]

facebook icon
twitter icon
comments icon

Michaela Schulz, who played in six state tennis tournaments for Elk River, has committed to Gustavus Adolphus. Her father, Richard, noted that Schulz had a pair of scholarship offers but decided to go with a D-III school with an outstanding tennis program. Schulz made all-conference five times and posted 198-33 record for the Elks including [...]

facebook icon
twitter icon
comments icon

  Elk River beat section rival Chisago Lakes 6-1 at home on Thursday, probably locking up a top seed for playoffs. The lone loss came at No. 2 doubles in a marathon that ended an hour and 15 minutes after the rest as Joe Wetherille and Nick Tran dropped a nail-biter, 6-4, 4-6, 6-7. “Overall, [...]

facebook icon
twitter icon
comments icon
up arrow
up arrow