Lynden boys' tennis grabs first win of season

THE BELLINGHAM HERALDSeptember 17, 2013 

The Lynden boys' tennis team bounced back from a season-opening loss to grab a 4-3 victory over Anacortes on Monday, Sept. 16, at Lynden High School.

At No. 1 doubles, the team of Ben Mulder and Dakota Davis earned a 6-1, 5-7, 6-0 victory.

"The (No. 1) doubles team, I was proud of them for finishing so strong and staying focused after the first set," Lynden coach Trey Ballard said in a phone interview.

Ballard also praised No. 1 singles player Grant Wolffis, who battled but lost 7-6 (2), 6-3.

The Lions also had wins from Drake Likkel and Kameron Muljat in singles and the team of Cody Engelsma and Austin VanderHaak in doubles.


Singles: Jared Wiggen (A) def. Grant Wolffis (L) 7-6 (2), 6-3; Kevin Sue (A) def. Tyler Holden (L) 5-7, 6-2, 6-2; Drake Likkel (L) def. Garrett Manion (A) 6-1, 7-6 (2); Kameron Muljat (L) def. Kieran Saunders (A) 6-1, 6-2.

Doubles: Ben Mulder and Dakota Davis (L) def. Kaleb Wigen def. Ben Bellusti (A) 6-1, 5-7, 6-0; Cooper Huntley and Hunter Wickman (A) def. Tore Olson Dylan Meenk (L) 7-7 (2), 6-3, 10-3; Cody Engelsma and Austin VanderHaak (L) def. Garrett Higgins and Derek Vance (A) 6-3, 6-3.

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