Boys State Tennis Starts Today, Atlantic Doubles Team to Compete


May 25th, 2012 by Chris Parks

The State Boys Tennis Tournament in Class 1A and 2A will take place today (5/25) and Saturday, May 26th.  The Class 1A tournament will be played at Byrne’s Park Tennis Complex in Waterloo and Class 2A is playing at Veteran’s Memorial Tennis Center in Cedar Rapids.

In Class 1A Doubles play the Atlantic duo of Senior Mitch Leiferman and Junior Tyler Fischer will be competing for a championship.  Also in 1A Doubles play the Red Oak team of Senior Craig White and Sophomore Jordan Nelson will compete.  In 1A Singles Senior Nate Ohms of Harlan and Junior Pete Walker of Red Oak are part of the field.

In Class 2A Alex Crowl of Council Bluffs Abraham Lincoln will play in singles action.