Two O-G tennis players advance
Thursday, May 09, 2013 7:18 PM
LIMA - Ottawa-Glandorf will have two male tennis players playing in the semi-finals Saturday morning as the Western Buckeye League tournament concludes.
The opening rounds of the tournament, through the quarterfinals, were played on Thursday at the UNOH courts in Lima.
The Titans' Alex Schroeder and Brandon Hempfling advanced to the semi-final round Saturday at 9 a.m.
Schroeder defeated Elida's Ardie Sayoto 6-4, 6-0 to advance to the semi-finals at first singles. At third singles, the Titans' Brandon Hempfling defeated St. Marys' Nick Rohr 6-2, 6-0 to advance.
Schroeder will face Celina's Alex Seibel in the semi-finals. while Hempfling will face Celina's Hagan Kriegel in his semifinal match.
Celina advanced all five positions to the semi-final round on Saturday after the Bulldogs went 8-1 in regualr season WBL play.
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WBL Semifinal Pairings
No. 1 - Cole Brooks (SM) vs. Jason Barton (Shawnee); Alex Seibel (Cel) vs. Alex Schroeder (O-G).
No. 2 - Eric Yeung (VW) vs. Avinash Rajasekaran (Shaw); Aaron Seibel (Cel) vs. Jason Freewalt (SM).
No. 3 - Dale Oates (Ken) vs. Ruthvik Avvari (Shawnee); Hagan Kriegel (Cel) vs. Brandon Hempfling (O-G).
No. 1 - Stevens & Lisa (VW) vs. Elston & LeJeune (Cel); Thomas & Jettinghoff (Shaw) vs. Thompson & Klaus (Eli).
No. 2 - Bair & Alvarez (VW) vs. Jones & Battule (Shawnee); Swihart & Greeley (Eli) vs. Mohler & Weitz (Cel).