By Jake Schroer
Crow River News Sports
STMA boy’s tennis got four matches in despite cold and rainy weather last week.
First up, the Knights handily defeated Robbinsdale Cooper in a 7-0 sweep.
Jimmy Li (6-1, 6-2), Owen Lindstrom (6-1, 6-3), Caden Sigerud (6-0, 6-1) and Ezra Dickerson (6-0, 6-0) won in singles. Doubles wins came from the teams of Michael House and David Watts (6-1, 6-2), Johnny Thunder and Joey Kragness (6-1, 6-0) and Ethan Cornell and Broderick Moehn (6-0, 6-1).
The Knights braved cold weather to score a 5-2 win over North Branch.
Jimmy Li (6-0, 6-0), Caden Sigerud (6-3, 6-1), and Ezra Dickerson (6-4, 6-1) won in singles. Michael House and David Watts (6-1, 6-3), and Ethan Cornell and Broderick Moehn (6-1, 6-0) got wins in doubles.
The Knights had a tri-meet against Thief River Falls and Becker.
STMA needed every point they could get in a 4-3 win over Thief River Falls.
Three out of the four points came from singles as Jimmy Li (6-1, 6-1), Owen Lindstrom (6-0, 7-6(10-8)) and Caden Sigerud (6-1, 7-5) won.
Cornell and Kragness won their match to score the lone point in doubles.
Becker swept the Knights 7-0. Jimmy Li came closest to scoring a win, losing in three sets (2-6, 6-1, 6-1).
STMA is 8-3 on the season, 3-0 in the Mississippi 8.