Area Tennis: Gobblers sweep to advance
AITKIN — Alex Anderson’s 6-0, 6-2 No. 1 singles victory paved the way for the No. 4 seeded Aitkin Gobblers as they shut out fifth-seeded Pine City 7-0 in the Section 7-1A quarterfinals Thursday.
Dan Klucas, Lyle Nyberg and Jack Reeves were also singles winners for Aitkin
Doubles winners were Eric Raushel-Tyler Michaletz, Adam Burke-Chris Carlberg and Ryan Rosemore-Ryan Anderson.
Aitkin 7, Pine City 0
No. 1: Alex Anderson (A) def. Christian Maki 6-0, 6-2
No. 2: Dan Klucas (A) def. Josh Adams 6-1, 6-2
No. 3: Lyle Nyberg (A) def. Christian Miche 6-0, 6-1
No. 4: Jack Reeves (A) def. Adam Stolt 6-3, 6-1
No. 1: Eric Raushel-Tyler Michaletz (A) def. Tim Broz-Adam Swanson 6-4, 6-4
No. 2: Adam Burke-Chris Carlberg (A) def. Adam Stumne-Nick Long 6-4, 6-1
No. 3: Ryan Rosemore-Ryan Anderson (A) def. Matt Gaulk-Italo DePaula 6-4, 6-2
Overall: A 12-5. Next: Aitkin vs. Duluth Marshall in Section 7-1A semfinals at Hibbing 9 a.m., finals at 1 p.m. Saturday.