Tennis

Xavier girls are 1A runner-up, Wash third in 2A

IOWA CITY - There's a new champion in Class 2A girls' team tennis, but in 1A the third verse is the same as the first.Defending state champion Cedar R ...

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City High’s Small wins it all

IOWA CITY - It wasn't how she imagined it would play out, but Eve Small will gladly take it.The Iowa City High senior - twice the runner-up at the Cla ...

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Hartman, Sherman oust familiar foes in state doubles

IOWA CITY - In tournament tennis, it always helps to know your opponent.Senior Lilly Hartman and sophomore Hannah Sherman of Cedar Rapids Washington o ...

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Quartet of Little Hawks, Warriors take their shot

IOWA CITY - The girls' tennis individual state tournament begins Thursday, and the Class 2A area field is led by Cedar Rapids Washington and Iowa City ...

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Decorah finds motivation in 2014 tennis loss

Editor's note: This story was written before this year's state team tennis tournament, where Decorah achieved is goal of winning the Class 1A champion ...

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Vikings are the class of 1A tennis

At the Waveland Tennis Courts in Des Moines, the Decorah boys' tennis team defeated defending state champion Fairfield Maharishi, 5-4, for its first C ...

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Lions pounce on West for state title

ANKENY - Chris Wundram called it an elephant off his back.With an expression that evoked equal parts joy and relief, the Linn-Mar boys' tennis coach s ...

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DiLeo, West tennis vie for four-peat

ANKENY - Iowa City West boys' tennis coach Mitch Gross says Tuesday's team state tournament promises to be bittersweet.Sure, there is the business of ...

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West’s Jung wins historic state singles matchup

  CEDAR RAPIDS - Before the start of the boys' tennis season, Iowa City West teammates Jiung Jung and David DiLeo engaged in competitive challenge ma ...

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Same as it ever was for Paulson, McCann

CEDAR RAPIDS - Linn-Mar seniors Tim Paulson and Trevor McCann have come a long way since those 10-and-under doubles tournaments.After two comfortable ...

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City High’s Hoff, Hensley double up for state

CEDAR RAPIDS - After a tough 7-2 loss to Cedar Rapids Washington on May 2, Iowa City High boys' tennis coach Chip Hardesty decided the time had come.U ...

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Wash girls gut out team state opener

CEDAR RAPIDS - The defending state champion will get its chance to defend.The Cedar Rapids Washington girls' tennis team broke a 3-3 deadlock with two ...

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Prairie Hawks move up and on to state

CEDAR RAPIDS - If the Cedar Rapids Prairie girls' tennis team were to earn their first team state tournament berth in Coach Scott Leggat's 13 years at ...

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Decorah seniors working for more this year

DECORAH - Decorah boys' tennis coach Reginald Laursen feels now is a great opportunity for his Vikings.With five accomplished seniors and a narrow los ...

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Regional sweep by C.R. Xavier girls’ tennis

CEDAR RAPIDS - State tournament bids were the prize in 16 girls' tennis regionals in two classes across the state Thursday, and Cedar Rapids Xavier sn ...

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