Panthers open season with losses to Hibbing, Foley
The Park Rapids boys tennis team opened the season with a pair of dual losses at Foley Monday.
Hibbing and Foley both posted 7-0 victories over the Panthers in the season debut. Foley defeated Hibbing 6-1 in the other match.
Calvin Bateman, Jeff Dickinson and Zach Tretbar combined to win 13 games in singles while Jaden Olson and Jackson Kimball won five games at No. 3 doubles against Hibbing.
Andrew Zinke and Brandon Johnson won four games at No. 3 doubles while Josh Johnson and Dickinson won three games at No. 1 doubles to lead the Panthers against Foley.
Hibbing 7, Park Rapids 0
No. 1 singles: Adam Johnson, N, over Nick Lopez 6-0, 6-0.
No. 2 singles: Cole Schafer, H, over Calvin Bateman 6-2, 6-1.
No. 3 singles: Tayler Persson, H, over Jeff Dickinson 6-4, 6-2.
No. 4 singles: Jack Kearney, H, over Zack Tretbar 6-3, 6-1.
No. 1 doubles: Jake Bestul/Scott Perunovich, H, over Josh Johnson/Chris Shaw 6-1, 6-1.
No. 2 doubles: Jon Specht/Phil Rebrovich, H, over Iain Wallace/Alex Boyd 6-1, 6-0.
No. 3 doubles: Jake Gielen/Anthony Patreganni, H, over Jackson Kimball/Jaden Olson 6-1, 6-4.
Foley 7, Park Rapids 0
No. 1 singles: Zach Kantor, F, over Chris Shaw 6-0, 6-0.
No. 2 singles: Dalton Werckman, F, over Nick Lopez 6-0, 6-0.
No. 3 singles: Logan Scott, F, over Calvin Bateman 6-0, 6-1.
No. 4 singles: Logan Herbst, F, over Iain Wallace 6-0, 6-2.
No. 1 doubles: Ricky Bollin/Mitch Weiser, F, over Josh Johnson/Jeff Dickinson 6-2, 6-1.
No. 2 doubles: Adam Ritchie/Conner Scott, F, over Jaden Olson/Jackson Kimball 6-2, 6-0.
No. 3 doubles: Carter Hanes/Jordan Zwicki, F, over Brandon Johnson/Andrew Zinke 6-2, 6-2.