NB BoysTennis Individual Season Ends @ Sections May 25
The North Branch boys tennis #9 section seeded double team of James Strzelecki and Jacob Helbig lost 7-6, (9-7), 6-3 in the first round of 7AA North Individual Section play to the #8 seeded Duluth Denfeld team in Hibbing Friday, May 25. The #11 seeded doubles team Tim Courtright and Eric Chilstrom won over the Hibbing/Chisholm team 6-3, 6-0; then lost to the #3 Duluth East team 6-3, 4-6, 6-0 in the second round of playoffs. In singles, #4 seeded Petar Kosovic received a by in the first round; then lost 6-1, 6-3 to the #5 Duluth Denfeld player. Single player #12 seeded Carl Fisk lost in the first round to the #7 seeded Duluth East player. This ends the season for the North Branch boy tennis team since as previously reported, the team lost in the first round of team sections May 21.