27 Apr 2009

Tennis Team Continues in Quarterfinals

The CHS Tennis Team began the first day of Regionals with four of the five courts advancing to the state playoffs. Seeded in singles was Thomas Baggett at the number 5 seed. The three CHS Doubles Teams seeded were Michael Edmonson and Charles Rees seeded number one; Michael Eggie and Dominic Gulino seeded number five; and Brett Falgoust and Ken Perrodin seeded number nine.

The regional competition began with a four hour match for Taylor Weilbacher that ended short with scores of 5-7; 6-3; and 3-6. Baggett, Eggie and Gulino; Falgoust and Perrodin; and Edmonson and Rees won their opening rounds.

In the second round of the day, Baggett advanced to the quarterfinals with a 7-5 and 6-0 victory. Edmonson and Rees coasted through with a 6-1 victory, while Eggie and Gulino battled to a 6-1 and 6-4 victory. Falgoust and Perrodin took on the number seven seed from St. Paul, tying the first two rounds and pulling out a win with a score of 6-3 in the third match.

The three doubles courts continue play Tuesday, April 28 at 8:30 a.m. in the quarterfinals.