Hearts Take First, T-town Third at Robinson Tennis Doubles Invitational


Published on May 12 2014 4:51 am
Last Updated on May 12 2014 7:05 am
Written by Millie Lange

Effingham High School captured the Robinson Doubles Tennis Invitational Saturday.

ROBINSON -- Effingham claimed the championship of the Robinson Doubles Tennis Invitational Saturday with 18 points as the Hearts won the No. 1, No. 2 and No. 3 doubles titles.

The Hearts were followed by Robinson 8.5, Teutopolis 8, Mattoon 7.5, Olney 5.5, Paris 2 and Newton 1.

Isaac Foreman and Aaron Meyers were the No. 1 doubles championsihp. The pair had an opening round bye, then defeated a Paris duo and won the championship over Robinson's Buchanan-White.

In the No. 2 doubles, Jason Wohltman and Jared Minor claimed the title. The pair also had a first round bye then beat T-town's Weber/Funneman and won the title over Vieth-Masse of Mattoon.

In the No. 3 doubles, Wyatt Wohltman and Parth Maheshwari opened with a win over Newton's Vahling/Dhom then downed T-town's Lee/Mette. In the title match, the EHS duo won over D. Walker/Hoestter of Olney.

For Teutopolis, Andy Mersman/Nick Pals took third place at No. 1 doubles, while Keith Weber/Jay Funneman finished fourth at No. 2. Trevor Lee and Jacob Mette took third at No. 3.

Robinson Doubles Invitational

Team Scores -- Effingham (E) 18, Robinson (R0 8.5, Teutopolis (TT) 8, Mattoon (M) 7.5, Olney (O) 5.5, Paris (P) 2, Newton (N) 1

Effingham Results

No. 1 Doubles -- Isaac Foreman/Aaron Meyers,, 1st

First Round -- Bye

Second Round -- Defeated Graham/Wells (P)

Championship -- Defeated Buchanan/White (R)

No. 2  Doubles -- Jason Woltman-Jared Minor, 1st

First Round -- Bye

Second Round -- Defeated Weber/Funneman (Teutopolis)

Championship Round -- Defeated Vieth/Masse (Mattoon)

No. 3 Doubles -- Wyatt Wohltman/Parth Maheshwari, 1st

First Round -- Defeated Vahling/Dhom (Newton)

Second Round -- Defeated Lee/Mette (Teutopolis)

Championship Round -- Defeated D. Walker/Hoestter (Olney)

Teutopolis Results

No. 1 Doubles -- Andy Mersman/Nick Pals, 3rd

Defeated Simpson/Goss (Newton), 6-0, 6-0

Lost to Buchanan/White (Robinson), 2-6, 7-6, 10-2

Defeated Graham/Wells (Pana), 6-1, 6-0

No. 2 Doubles -- Keith Weber/Jay Funneman, 4th

Defeated Bartens/Perry (Newton), 6-1, 6-0

Lost to Wohltman-Minor (Effingham), 6-1, 6-1

Lost to White/Goodman (Robinson), 6-4, 7-5

No. 3 Doubles -- Trevor Lee/Jacob Mette, third

Defeated Myers/Underwood (Paris), 6-0, 6-1

Lost to Wohltman-Maheswari (Effingham), 6-4, 6-7 (8), 10-5

Defeated Woodyard/Camfield (Mattoon), 6-3, 6-0