Maple Mountain boys tennis qualifies at all positions for state

Submitted by Anonymous (not verified) on Thu, 05/19/2011 - 12:27

On May 12 - 14 the Maple Mountain boys tennis team competed in the 4A Southern Divisionals played at the Spanish Fork city courts.  It was a tournament to determine which seed players would be in the state tournament and consisted of Regions 7, 8 and 9.  Even though Timpview ran away with every first seed, the Golden Eagles still played tough and qualified in every position.  At first singles Chris Wiscombe qualified as a 7th seed.  Second singles Calder Groberg qualifies 6th. Third singles is sophomore Ryan Porter qualifies at 3rd singles.

In doubles action the Golden Eagles have a solid crew. Qualifying as a 3rd seed is the first doubles duo of Nick Taylor and Kevin Rose.  Rounding out the team is 2nd doubles, who had the most successful divisional tournament, qualifying as a 2nd seed and looking for a rematch with Timpview in the state finals.

The state tournament is May 20 and 21 and will be held at Liberty Park in Salt Lake City.

By Nick H. Taylor, Cameron Spilker and Justin Beary, MMHS Staff Writers