Boys Varsity Tennis · Boys Tennis Finishes 7th at NIC Tournament

The Boys Tennis team took part in the 2020 Northern Indiana Conference tournament on Monday and Tuesday of this week at Leeper Park to determine the final standings of the 2020 season.

The format this year divided Singles and Doubles players into different brackets with draws based on regular season results.

Overall as a team, Adams finished in 6th place in the NIC with a team score of 34 points.

The highest finisher for the Eagles was Ben Guerrero playing at #1 Singles. Guerrero finished in 3rd place. Guerrero had a bye during the first round and then took on Jimtown in the second round where he won 6-1, 6-0. Guerrero moved on to play Penn in the semifinals where he lost 1-6, 2-6. In the third palace match, Guerrero won over Bremen 6-2, 6-0.

At #2 Singles, Marty Stoner finished in 4th place. Stoner had a bye in the first round as well and then in the second round, won over his Elkhart opponent. In the semi finals Stoner was defeated by Penn in a battle in three sets 1-6, 6-3, 6-3. Stoner moved to the next match where he lost to Bremen in three sets 6-2, 4-6, 6-10.

Forrest Wallace  finished in 9th place playing #3 Singles. Wallace lost to Jimtown in the opening round 1-6, 2-6. After Receiving a bye in the next round in the consolation bracket, Wallace defeated Clay 6-0, 6-1. In the 9th place match, Wallace won over Riley.

Vian Mariani and Michael Mazurek, playing #1 Doubles, finished in 6th place. Marian and Mazurek won the opening round by forfeit over Washington to move on to take Bremen in the next round. The duo lost to Bremen in three sets 6-4, 0-6, 10-8. Mariani and Mazurek rolled past Glenn in the consolation bracket, winning 6-4, 6-3 and then were defeated by Elkhart after a battle in three sets 6-4, 2-6, 10-4.

The final duo of Duncan Thompson and Jacob Lutz at #2 Doubles finished in 9th place. Thompson and Lutz lost to Elkhart in the opening match 3-6, 5-7. Due to byes and forfeits, the duo advanced to the 9th place match there they won over Marian.

A Complete bracket and results of the NIC Tournament can be found at 2020 NIC Boys Tennis Tournament Brackets