Decorah junior Caden Branum is more motivated than ever to claim a state tennis title. He has been ranked as the top Class 1A singles player in the state by Iowa HS Tennis and the Vikings, as a team, are ranked No. 2 behind Pella.
Articles Tagged: Tennis
Iowa Prep Sports Mar. 29, 2023 6:00 pm70d ago
Here are some Gazette area players and teams to watch during the 2023 Iowa high school boys’ tennis season.
Iowa Prep Sports Oct. 19, 2022 3:57 pm231d ago
For many years, the Veterans Memorial Tennis Center in Cedar Rapids has played host to the Class 2A boys’ state tennis tournament. Come next spring, the tournament will move south to the Hawkeye Tennis & Recreation Center on the campus of the University of Iowa.
Geoff Stellfox, Gazette Visuals
Photos and Videos Aug. 3, 2022 5:30 pm308d ago
Photos from the annual Iowa Open Tennis Tournament in Cedar Rapids
K-12 Education Jun. 9, 2022 4:05 pm363d ago
West High girls varsity tennis coach Amie Villarini is suing the Iowa City Community School District for defamation after allegations were made against her by former players in a public school board meeting earlier this year that a school investigation showed were unfounded.
Prep Baseball and Prep Softball Jun. 2, 2022 7:58 pm369d ago
Cedar Rapids Xavier’s Hugh Courter is a full-time baseball player again. The Saints senior returned from winning state tennis titles to earn the win in relief Wednesday against Solon.
Iowa Prep Sports Jun. 1, 2022 9:42 pm370d ago
Waterloo Columbus ended Cedar Rapids Xavier’s dream of a third-straight girls’ state tennis title with a 5-4 upset win Wednesday.
Iowa Prep Sports May. 31, 2022 5:45 pm372d ago
Cedar Rapids Xavier’s boys’ tennis team completed a state sweep on Tuesday and the Saints girls want to do the same Wednesday.
Iowa Prep Sports May. 31, 2022 8:18 pm371d ago
Cedar Rapids Xavier is 10th team in boys’ state tennis history to win the “triple crown” of singles, doubles and team titles in the same year. Iowa City West took down top-seeded Pleasant Valley to claim the 2A team title.
Iowa Prep Sports May. 30, 2022 5:55 pm373d ago
Cedar Rapids Xavier and Iowa City West's boys’ tennis teams saw their players come away with titles in the singles and doubles state tournament. Tuesday, the focus shifts back to the team as the semifinals and finals are contested.
Iowa Prep Sports May. 30, 2022 5:38 pm373d ago
Ella Tallett won the singles crown, while Ally Burger and Courtney Carstensen repeated as doubles champions as Cedar Rapids Xavier swept the Class 1A girls’ state tennis titles.
Iowa Prep Sports May. 30, 2022 5:34 pm373d ago
Kathryn Zylstra and Katelynn Kock avenged a semifinal loss from a year ago to win the first girls’ state tennis doubles title in Cedar Rapids Washington history.
Iowa Prep Sports May. 30, 2022 5:27 pm373d ago
Girls’ state tennis Day 1 roundup: Cedar Rapids Xavier’s Ella Tallett had an exceptional opening day of play in the Class 1A state singles tournament.
Iowa Prep Sports May. 26, 2022 12:31 pm377d ago
After a third-place finish in 2021 and a full season of working together, Cedar Rapids Washington’s Katelynn Kock and Kathryn Zylstra have sights on a state tennis title. The tournament begins Friday.
Iowa Prep Sports May. 25, 2022 6:49 pm377d ago
Iowa City West’s Samir Singh and Jayden Shin looked like a team that has been playing together for years, not weeks, as they won the Class 2A boys’ tennis state doubles title.