T-Hawks tennis season comes to an end

Mike Milbrandt
mmilbrandt@montenews.com
John Van Ravenswaay (left) and Owen Strunc (right) placed third at No. 1 doubles at the Section Individual Championship on Tuesday. Also pictured is Monte head tennis coach Scott Soden.

The Thunder Hawks tennis season came to an end on Tuesday at the Section 3A Individual  Champ­ion­ship at Redwood Falls.

Monte’s No. 1 doubles team of John Van Ravenswaay and Owen Strunc finished third at the tournament, but only the top two winners in each event advance to state.

Section 3A Singles & Doubles

Montevideo singles results Day 1 (5/23)

Lucas Hoium def. Ben Collins (Redwood Valley) 6-1, 6-0; then  lost to Rikard Wilkens (Redwood Valley 6-0, 6-0.

Montevideo doubles results

Owen Strunc/John Van Ravenswaay def. Cory Cooper/Taylor Mollema (Pipestone) 7-5, 64, then def. Tyler Buer/Jake Lee (LqPV/DB)  6-2, 6-2.

Ben Lopez/Ryan Newman (Worthington) def. Tyler DeJong/Tyler Johnson 6-0, 6-0.

Section 3A Singles & Doubles

Montevideo singles results Day 2 (5/28)

Montevideo doubles results

Matt Sehr/Cole Stoltenberg (Luverne) def. Owen Strunc/Jahn Van Ravenswayy 7-6 (5), 7-5.

Owen Strunc/John Van Ravenswaay def. Gavin Olson/Colton Husby (LqPV/DB)  6-3, 7-6 (9).

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