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Thunder blank Perham tennis

Al Shoeneberger got his shot at one-singles versus Long Prairie-Grey Eagle. He was defeated love and four.

The Perham boys tennis team continues to change the lineups looking to find the right combinations for victory.

The Long Prairie-Grey Eagle Thunder was less than accommodating.

The Thunder swept the three double matches relinquishing only six games.

Singles produced a similar fate.

Brian Howey, at four singles, took Laine Larsen to a tiebreaker in the second set. Larsen nipped the tiebreak 7-5, taking the match 6-3, 7-6.

The Yellowjackets remain winless with a record of 0-7.

Perham next travels to Staples next Tuesday, May 10.

LPGE 7, Perham 0

1 sing. Al Shoeneberger P lost to J. Welters. 0-6 4-6

2 sing. Austin Andreen P lost to M. Welters. 0-6 0-6

3 sing. Chad Hofland P lost to Mark Lutjeh. 2-6 2-6

4 sing. Brian Howey P lost to Laine Larsen. 3-6 6-7 (5)

1 dub. J. Cresap/D. Shields P lost to Warner/Pesta. 3-6. 0-6

2 dub. M. Paridon/J. Hersch P lost to Graves/Atkinson. 3-6 0-6

3 dub. T. Meece/M. Botzet P lost to Bergman/Bergman 0-6 0-6

Robert Williams

Sports Editor at the Detroit Lakes Tribune. Williams worked prior as the Sports Editor in Perham for the Focus, a Forum Communications newspaper, from 2010-14. 

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