ALLEMAN - The North Polk boys’ tennis team celebrated senior night by pounding Des Moines Hoover, 10-1, at the North Polk tennis courts in Alleman.
North Polk swept five doubles matches and also took five of six matches in singles play.
Colby Cupp and Jack Veber won the No. 1 doubles match over Hoover’s Phi Diep and Josh Carmenatte by a 10-1 score and North Polk’s Evan Moon and Brad Chiles won the No. 2 match over Colby Long and Ethan Roland by the same margin. The No. 3 doubles match saw North Polk’s Alexander Panchenko and Ethan Knight down Charlie Ellis and Cameron Briggs, 10-4, and the Comets’ Jacob Larson and Isaac Roberts won the No. 4 match by a 10-0 shutout over Austion Shearon and Nile Kretschmer.
Kaden Geyer and Gabe Laizure won the No. 5 doubles match for North Polk over Jesse Hill and Jacob Silberhorn, 10-5.
In singles play, North Polk won five matches in straight sets.
Moon blanked Diep, 6-0 and 6-0, in the No. 1 match and Cupp did the same to Roland in the No. 5 match. Knight won 6-0 and 6-1 decisions over Silberhorn in the No. 6 match.
Veber earned 6-2 and 6-1 victories over Carmenatte in the No. 2 match. Panchenko won the No. 3 match over Long by 6-4 and 6-2 scores.
North Polk 10, Des Moines Hoover 1
Singles: 1. Evan Moon (NP) defeated Phi Diep (DMH); 6-0, 6-0. 2. Jack Veber (NP) defeated Josh Carmenatte (DMH); 6-2, 6-1. 3. Alexander Panchenko (NP) defeated Colby Long (DMH); 6-4, 6-2. 4. Charlie Ellis (DMH) defeated Jarod Long (NP); 6-4, 6-2. 5. Colby Cupp (NP) defeated Ethan Roland (DMH); 6-0, 6-0. 6. Ethan Knight defeated Jacob Silberhorn (DMH); 6-0, 6-1.
Doubles: 1. Cupp and Veber (NP) defeated Diep and Carmenatte (DMH); 10-1. 2. Moon and Brad Chiles (NP) defeated Long and Roland (DMH); 10-1. 3. Panchenko and Knight (NP) defeated Ellis and Cameron Briggs (DMH); 10-4. 4. Jacob Larson and Isaac Roberts (NP) defeated Austion Shearon and Nile Kretschmer (DMH); 10-0. 5. Kaden Geyer and Gabe Laizure (NP) defeated Jesse Hill and Silberhorn (DMH); 10-5.
INDIANOLA - The North Polk boys’ tennis team came up short against Indianola, 8-3, Friday at Indianola.
North Polk was without two of its top six players. The Comets picked up two victories in singles play and they also won the No. 1 doubles match.
Evan Moon took down Indianola’s Jack Langenwalter in the No. 1 singles match with two 6-0 shutouts. Colby Cupp gave North Polk a win in the No. 4 singles match by topping Christian Jauron, 6-0 and 7-5.
Moon and Cupp teamed to win the No. 1 doubles match over Indianola’s tandem of Langenwalter and Casey Coghlan. The Comet duo won in straight sets, 6-3 and 7-5.
Indianola 8, North Polk 3
Singles: 1. Evan Moon (NP) defeated Jack Langenwalter (I); 6-0, 6-0. 2. Colton Miller (I) defeated Alexander Panchenko (NP); 4-6, 6-2, 10-5. 3. Bradyn Upchurch (I) defeated Brendan Gering (NP); 6-3, 6-3. 4. Colby Cupp (NP) defeated Christian Jauron (I); 6-0, 7-5. 5. Casey Coghlan (I) defeated Jarod Long (NP); 6-2, 6-2. 6. Matt Beals (I) defeated Brad Chiles (I); 6-2, 6-2.
Doubles: 1. Moon and Cupp (NP) defeated Langenwalter and Coghlan (I); 6-3, 7-5. 2. Miller and Upchurch (I) defeated Panchenko and Gering (NP); 5-7, 6-2, 10-8. 3. Beals and Joe Westlake (I) defeated Long and Chiles (NP); 6-1, 2-6, 10-3. 4. C.J. Kuehl and Jacob Moews (I) defeated Jacob Roberts and Kaden Geyer (NP); 6-1, 6-0. 5. Joe Menke and Ian Smith (I) defeated Isaac Larson and Sean Golwitzer (NP); 6-3, 6-3.