Tigers sweep three doubles matches in straight sets
By Paul Lecker
MARSHFIELD — The Marshfield boys tennis team opened its 2017 season with a 5-2 win over Menomonie in a nonconference dual meet Tuesday at Boson Courts.
Marshfield swept the three doubles matches in straight sets, and Evan Fait (No. 1) and Sam Haessly (No. 2) added singles wins for the Tigers.
Haessly needed three sets to beat Bailey Fahl 6-3, 1-6, 6-3, and Fait won in straight sets over Jake Goodman 6-2, 6-3.
Marshfield is off until April 13 when it hosts D.C. Everest in its Wisconsin Valley Conference opener.
(Hub City Times Sports Reporter Paul Lecker is also the publisher of MarshfieldAreaSports.com.)
Marshfield 5, Menomonie 2
Singles: 1. Evan Fait (MAR) def. Jake Goodman 6-2, 6-3; 2. Sam Haessly (MAR) def. Bailey Fahl 6-3, 1-6, 6-3; 3. Anthony Michels (MEN) def. Craig Paulman 6-0, 6-0; 4. Isak Harrestad (MEN) def. Braedon Corteen 6-1, 6-0.
Doubles: 1. Derek Reckner-Jared Cordova (MAR) def. Wes Thompson-Ken Reitz 6-1, 6-3; 2. Ayush Shukla-Luke Kaiser (MAR) def. Brandon Doughty-Victor Kaufmann 6-3, 6-2; 3. John Fay-Will Fay (MAR) def. Ethan Wartzel-Conner Rose 6-2, 6-2.