ALLEMAN - The North Polk boys’ tennis team came up short against a strong Pella squad, 9-2, in its opening meet of the season March 27 at the North Polk Tennis Courts in Alleman.


North Polk picked up one victory apiece in singles and doubles play.


Evan Moon gave North Polk a win in the No. 1 doubles match. Moon blanked Pella’s Jordan Roozeboom in straight sets, 6-0 and 6-0.


In the No. 2 doubles match, the North Polk tandem of Jack Veber and Colby Cupp ousted Pella’s Colton Edwards and Jack Edwards by an 8-5 score.


Pella 9, North Polk 2


Singles: 1. Evan Moon (NP) defeated Jordan Roozeboom (P); 6-0, 6-0. 2. Colton Edwards (P) defeated Jack Veber (NP); 6-0, 6-0. 3. Jack Edwards (P) defeated Jared Long (NP); 6-4, 6-0. 4. Isaiah Martin (P) defeated Brennan Gering (NP); 6-3, 6-2. 5. Austin Adrian (P) defeated Ethan Knight (NP); 7-6 (7-4), 6-0. 6. Carter Briggs (P) defeated Colby Cupp (NP); 7-6 (7-6), 6-2.


Doubles: 1. Roozeboom and Briggs (P) defeated Moon and Gering (NP); 8-5. 2. Veber and Cupp (NP) defeated C. Edwards and J. Edwards (P); 8-5. 3. Martin and Adrian (P) defeated Long and Brad Chiles (NP); 8-0. 4. Noah Chaplin and V. Thompson (P) defeated Knight and Alexsander Pancheuko (NP); 8-3. 6. Matthew Thompson and Taylor (P) defeated Jacob Roberts and Gabe Laizure (NP); 8-0.