tennis

  Elk River tennis teammates Jordan Haack and Tyler Creelman met twice in championship matches and came away with a split at the Northwest Suburban Conference tournament in Elk River. Haack, senior-to-be, defeated Creelman 6-1, 6-3 in the singles finals, winning a competition of 17 entrants, on Tuesday. To reach the finals, Haack beat Dylan [...]

facebook icon
twitter icon
comments icon

  Both of Elk River’s entrants in the state singles and doubles tennis tournaments advanced to the semifinals with two victories on Thursday. Elk junior Josh Gearou defeated East Ridge freshman Benjamin Van der Sman 6-1, 6-0, and Rochester Mayo eighth-grader Sebastian Vile 6-1, 6-2, at the University of Minnesota. Elk senior Nathan Chanthamontry and [...]

facebook icon
twitter icon
comments icon

  by Bruce Strand, Sports editor The Elk River Elks came up empty on the climactic day of the tennis season and wound up fourth place in the state. After advancing to the final four Tuesday, the Elks fell to a red-hot Wayzata lineup 6-1 in the semifinals Wednesday at the University of Minnesota. “Wayzata [...]

facebook icon
twitter icon
comments icon

  by Bruce Strand, Sports editor In a state tournament with no clear favorite, Elk River advanced to the semifinals Tuesday with a victory they expected over St. Cloud Tech, 5-2, at the University of Minnesota. The Elks, who had beaten Tech by the same score during the regular season, now face Wayzata in the [...]

facebook icon
twitter icon
comments icon

The Elk River tennis team is seeded No. 3 in the state tournament and will open against St. Cloud Tech, a team they’ve beaten 5-2. Quarterfinals pairings (and seeds) Tuesday at the University of Minnesota are: (1) Mounds View vs. East Ridge at 8 a.m. (4) Minnetonka vs. (5) Rochester Mayo at 10 a.m. (2) [...]

facebook icon
twitter icon
comments icon

Elk River will have a singles and doubles entrant in the state tennis tournament, along with the full team that had already qualified. Josh Gearou placed second in singles in Section 7AA while his twin Sam Gearou teamed with Nathan Chanthamontry and won the doubles title. The Elks (25-3) will play in team competition Tuesday [...]

facebook icon
twitter icon
comments icon

  by Bruce Strand, Sports editor What better way to celebrate yet another state trip than taking a selfie with everybody showing a grin as wide as a tennis net? That’s how the Elk River Elks capped off the Section 7AA team tournament Monday after beating Forest Lake and Chisago Lakes to capture their ninth [...]

facebook icon
twitter icon
comments icon
up arrow
up arrow