2019-20 Boys Tennis Individual State Tournament

Sectionals

Date: Tuesday, October 8, 2019; Wednesday, October 9, 2019 (Rd. 1) to be played concurrently at team tennis regional sites. Saturday, October 12, 2019 (Rd. 2 or 3), to be played at team tennis regional sites.
Times: Determined by host school.
Admission: Free (*Exception: The individual matches played at team regional and/or team semi-state sites may incur a $5 admission fee).

Sites
1. Plainfield
2. Center Grove
3. North Central (Indianapolis)
4. Richmond
5. Jasper
6. Evansville Bosse
7. Bloomington South
8. Silver Creek
9. Carroll (Fort Wayne)
10. Kokomo
11. Marion
12. Crawfordsville
13. Culver Academies
14. Concord
15. LaPorte
16. Munster

 

 

Regionals

Date: Saturday, Oct. 19, 2019.
Time: Morning session at 10 am; Afternoon session at 2 pm.
Admission: Free.
Note: For each player(s) listed below, the first record indicates regular season, the second indicates state tournament. Add both for overall season record.

SINGLES

1.  Fishers
Match 1:  Sajin Smith (12) Perry Meridian (18-0; 6-0) def. Garrett Dalton (11) Knightstown (21-1; 6-1) 6-1, 6-1
Match 2:  Petar Petrovic (11) Brownsburg (16-3; 4-0) def. Reese Knoderer (9) Fishers (18-4; 4-1) 1-6, 6-0, 6-3
Championship: Sajin Smith (12) Perry Meridian (18-0; 7-0) def. Petar Petrovic (11) Brownsburg (16-3; 4-1) 6-1, 6-3

2.  Bedford North Lawrence
Match 1:  Braedon Christie (11) Evansville Day (10-1; 4-0) def. Reece Bauer (12) Northeast Dubois (19-2; 4-1) 6-0, 6-1
Match 2: Nick Shirley (9) Bloomington North (13-5; 5-0) def. Grant Miller (10) Silver Creek (14-5; 3-1) 6-2, 6-1
Championship: Braedon Christie (11) Evansville Day (10-1; 5-0) def. Nick Shirley (9) Bloomington North (13-5; 5-1) 6-2, 6-2

3. Kokomo
Match 1:  BYE vs. Cole Shifferly (10) Bellmont (18-1, 2-0)
Match 2:  Jesse McCurdy (12) Lapel (19-1, 5-0) vs. BYE
Championship: Jesse McCurdy (12) Lapel (19-1; 6-0) def. Cole Shifferly (10) Bellmont (18-1; 2-1) 6-4, 6-1

4.  Portage
Match 1:  Joel Mast (12) West Noble (22-0; 3-0) def. Leyton Noerenberg (12) Crown Point (17-2; 6-1) 6-1, 6-1
Match 2:  Daniel Pries (10) South Bend Saint Joseph (22-0; 6-0) def. Robert Ford (12) Wabash (18-2; 3-1) 6-1 7-5
Championship: Daniel Pries (10) South Bend Saint Joseph (22-0; 7-0) def. Joel Mast (12) West Noble (22-0; 3-1) 6-3, 3-6, 6-4

DOUBLES

1.  Fishers
Match 1:  Cliff Hazelbaker (11) | Joey Chimenti (11) Richmond (17-2; 6-0) def. Luke Asher (12) | Layton Stieneker (11) Shelbyville (17-3; 4-1) 6-4, 6-3
Match 2:  Andrew Spirrison (10) | Daniel Verde (12) Hamilton Southeastern (15-7, 6-0) def. Cade East (12) | Cam Chafin (12) Plainfield (16-2, 3-4) 3-6, 6-1, 6-4
Championship: Andrew Spirrison (10) | Daniel Verde (12) Hamilton Southeastern (15-7, 7-0) def. Cliff Hazelbaker (11) | Joey Chimenti (11) Richmond (17-2; 6-1) 6-4, 6-0

2.  Bedford North Lawrence
Match 1: Ethan White (11) | Kunhai Shah (12) Castle (12-3; 6-0) def. Ethan Ziegler (12) | Luke Harder (12) Northeast Dubois (17-3; 3-1) 6-2, 7-6
Match 2: Austin Tyree (12) | Zach Needler (12) South Central (Elizabeth) (11-2; 3-0) def Caleb Hoover (11) | Levi Gollmer (9) Hauser (6-5, 1-1) 6-0, 6-1
Championship: Ethan White (11) | Kunhai Shah (12) Castle (12-3; 7-0) def. Austin Tyree (12) | Zach Needler (12) South Central (Elizabeth) (11-2; 3-1) 6-0, 6-0

3.  Kokomo
Match 1: Brayden LaPan (11) | Adam Yaggy (11) FW Bishop Dwenger (7-1; 5-0) def. Ethan Knott (11) | Cade Moore (11) Terre Haute North (19-2; 3-1) 7-5, 3-6, 6-1
Match 2: Gavin Dardeen (11) | John Shambaugh (12) McCutcheon (15-0; 4-0) def. Mason Knight (12) | Cadence Brown (12) Delta (15-6, 5-1) 6-2, 6-1
Championship: Gavin Dardeen (11) | John Shambaugh (12) McCutcheon (15-0; 5-0) def. Brayden LaPan (11) | Adam Yaggy (11) FW Bishop Dwenger (7-1; 5-1) 6-4, 6-3

4.  Portage
Match 1:  Landon Holland (12) | John Wysong (12) NorthWood (20-1; 6-0) def. Charles Tomaga (11) | Nicholas Kolopanis (11) Hobart (14-6; 4-1) 6-0, 6-0
Match 2:  Shay Kyser (10) | Mason Porter (10) Bremen (15-5; 5-0) vs. BYE
Championship: Landon Holland (12) | John Wysong (12) NorthWood (20-1; 7-0) def. Shay Kyser (10) | Mason Porter (10) Bremen (15-5; 5-1) 6-2, 6-2

Undefeated individuals advancing to State tournament w/out team:

Singles
Nikolas Warnholtz-Deck (12) Culver Academies (17-4; 5-0)

Doubles
Mitchell Kluemper (12) | Grant Stratton (11) Jasper (14-4; 5-0)
Tim Steiner (11) | Bryant Zitlaw (12) Homestead (16-2; 5-0)

Undefeated individuals advancing to State w/team:

Singles
Presley Thienenman (12) Carmel (16-0; 9-0)

Doubles
Robert Campbell (12) | Ryan Carr (11) Zionsville (19-3; 7-0)
Charlie Morton (10) | Kathir Venkat (12) Munster (15-1; 7-0)
Uday Lomada (12) | Jones McNamer (11) Carmel (16-0; 9-0)

State Finals

Site: Park Tudor School, 7200 N. College Avenue, Indianapolis.
Dates: October 25-26, 2019.
Times: Quarterfinals, Friday, 2 pm ET; Semifinals, Saturday 10 am; Championship, Saturday, 2 pm ET.
Admission: $5 per person per day.
Note: For each player(s) listed below, the first record indicates regular season, the second indicates state tournament. Add both for overall season record.

SINGLES

Quarterfinals, Friday, 2 pm ET
Match 1: Jesse McCurdy (12) Lapel (19-1; 7-0) def. Daniel Pries (10) South Bend Saint Joseph (22-0; 7-1) 7-5, 3-6, 6-4
Match 2: Sajin Smith (12) Perry Meridian (18-0; 8-0) def. Braedon Christie (11) Evansville Day (10-1; 5-1) 6-0, 6-0

Semifinals, Saturday, 12 pm ET | Matches moved to Pearson Automotive Tennis Club, 4560 S 875 E, Zionsville
Match 3: Presley Thieneman (12) Carmel (16-0; 9-0) def. Jesse McCurdy (12) Lapel (19-1; 7-1) 6-0, 6-1
Match 4: Sajin Smith (12) Perry Meridian (18-0; 9-0) def. Nikolas Warnholtz-Deck (12) Culver Academies (17-4; 5-1) 6-2, 6-3

State Championship, Saturday, 4 pm ET | Match moved to Pearson Automotive Tennis Club, 4560 S 875 E, Zionsville
Match 5: Presley Thieneman (12) Carmel (16-0; 10-0) def. Sajin Smith (12) Perry Meridian (18-0; 9-1) 6-2, 6-0

 

DOUBLES

Preliminary Round, Friday, 10 am ET
Match 1: Gavin Dardeen (11) | John Shambaugh (12) McCutcheon (15-0; 6-0) def. Andrew Spirrison (10) | Daniel Verde (12) Hamilton Southeastern (15-7; 7-1) 6-1, 4-6, 7-5

Quarterfinals, Friday 2 pm ET
Match 2: Tim Steiner (11) | Bryant Zitlaw (12) Homestead (16-2; 6-0) def. Mitchell Kluemper (12) | Grant Stratton (11) Jasper (14-4; 5-1) 6-2, 6-0
Match 3: Charlie Morton (10) | Kathir Venkat (12) Munster (15-1; 8-0) def. Landon Holland (12) | John Wysong (12) NorthWood (20-1; 7-1) 6-4, 6-1
Match 4: Robert Campbell (12) | Ryan Carr (11) Zionsville (19-3; 8-0) def. Kunhai Shah (12) | Ethan White (11) Castle (12-3; 7-1) 6-1, 6-3
Match 5: Uday Lomada (12) | Jones McNamer (11) Carmel (16-0; 9-0) def. Gavin Dardeen (11) | John Shambaugh (12) McCutcheon (15-0; 6-1) 6-2, 6-3

Semifinals, Saturday, 12 pm ET | Matches moved to Pearson Automotive Tennis Club, 4560 S 875 E, Zionsville
Match 6: Uday Lomada (12) | Jones McNamer (11) Carmel (16-0; 10-0) def. Tim Steiner (11) | Bryant Zitlaw (12) Homestead (16-2; 5-1) 7-5, 6-3
Match 7: Charlie Morton (10) | Kathir Venkat (12) Munster (15-1; 9-0) def. Robert Campbell (12) | Ryan Carr (11) Zionsville (19-2; 8-1) 6-4, 6-1

State Championship, Saturday, 4 pm ET | Match moved to Pearson Automotive Tennis Club, 4560 S 875 E, Zionsville
Match 8: Uday Lomada (12) | Jones McNamer (11) Carmel (16-0; 11-0) def. Charlie Morton (10) | Kathir Venkat (12) Munster (15-1; 9-1) 6-4, 6-1

 

How Pairings Are Determined

Singles
1. The four regional champions will advance to the state singles finals on Friday and Saturday, along with the No. 1 undefeated singles players whose teams were eliminated during the semi-state tourney or the state finals.
2. Pairings for the singles state finals shall be conducted in the following manner:

The No. 1 singles player of the state championship team, provided he/she is undefeated, shall be the first placement.
Any undefeated No. 1 singles player from a defeated state finals tourney team shall be the next placement.
Any undefeated No. 1 singles player from a defeated semi-state tourney team shall be the next placement; if there is more than one qualifying individual from a semi-state team, the individual(s) with the greater number of individual matches won in team play during the tourney will receive the better placement.
The four players advancing to the individual state finals from the individual regional competitions will be the next placements. 
The individual regional champions will be the next placements. The individual regional champions with the greater number of individual matches won during the tourney (team and individual) will receive the better placements. The individuals shall be seeded by a blind draw if there is a tie with the individuals’ tourney records.
No other data shall be used to determine pairings.


Doubles
1. The four regional champions will advance to the state doubles finals on Friday and Saturday, along with the No. 1 undefeated doubles teams whose teams were eliminated during the semi-state tourney or the state finals.
2. Pairings for the doubles state finals shall be conducted in the following manner:

The No. 1 doubles team of the state championship team, provided it is undefeated, shall be the first placement. 
Any undefeated No. 1 doubles team from a defeated state finals tourney team shall be the next placement. 
Any undefeated No. 1 doubles team from a defeated semi-state tourney team shall be the next placement; if there is more than one qualifying doubles team from a semi-state team, the doubles team(s) with the greater number of individual matches won in team play during the tourney will receive the better placement.
The four doubles teams advancing to the doubles state finals from the doubles regional competitions will be the next placements.
The doubles team regional champions will be the next placements. The doubles team regional champions with the greater number of individual matches won during the tourney (team and individual) will receive the better placements. The doubles team shall be placed by a blind draw if there is a tie with the tourney records.
No other date shall be used to determine pairings.