The Clinton Herald, Clinton, Iowa


April 15, 2013

Kings win 5 titles, team crown


Semifinal — Perenich def. Hood 10-5.

No. 4 singles

Championship — Ajay Penmatcha (PV) def. Tony Hurlburt (Clin) 10-6.

Quarterfinals — Hurlburt def. Luke Adams (Bur) 10-2; Mikey Corsiglia (DA) def. Sam Osaro (Cam) 10-4.

Semifinals — Hurlburt def. Jonathan Temenak (FM) 10-6.

No. 5 singles

Championship — Tom Bush (DA) def. Neal Saigal (PV) 10-8.

Quarterfinals — Rohan Aggarwal (Clin) def. Kohlton Shields (Cam) 10-0.

Semifinals — Bush def. Aggarwal 10-4.

No. 6 singles

Championship — Vamsi Marla (Clin) def. Cole Picchiotti (PV) 10-3.

Quarterfinals — Marla (Clin) def. James Jennisen (Bur) 10-0; Drake Hogan (FM) def. Keaton DenBesten (Cam) 10-0.

Semifinals — Marla def. Hogan 10-6.

No. 1 doubles

Championship — Schroeder/Kruse (Clin) def. Smith/Perenich (PV) no score available.

Quarterfinals — Schroeder/Kruse def. Wes Bernhardt/Lance Hocker (FM) 10-3; Howard/Osland (Mus) def. Boysen/Devan Michels (Cam) 10-6.

Semifinals — Schroeder/Kruse def. Howard/Hocker 10-5.

No. 2 doubles

Championship — Charlie Haines/Penmatcha (PV) def. Corsiglia/Huiskamp (DA) no score available.

Quarterfinals — Marla/Hurlburt (Clin) def. Eric Shengren/Luke Adams (Bur) 10-2; Corsiglia/Huiskamp def. Phillips/Osaro (Cam) 10-3.

Semifinals — Corsiglia/Huiskamp def. Marla/Hurlburt 10-7.

No. 3 doubles

Championship — Hood/Aggarwal (Clin) def. Bush/Connor Corlett (DA) 10-8.

Quarterfinals — Hood/Aggarwal def. Sam Garvin/Reyes (MJV) 10-4; Bush/Corlett def. Shields/DenBesten (Cam) 10-0.

Semifinals — Hood/Aggarwal def. Ros Simpson/Hogan (FM) 10-1.



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