San Luis Obispo, Arroyo Grande boys tennis players advance in postseason

sports@thetribunenews.comMay 23, 2013 

San Luis Obispo High’s double team of Mason Hansen and Josh Milla, and Arroyo Grande’s Eli Whittle advanced to the next weekend of play in the CIF-Southern Section Individual playoffs after moving past the first three rounds of competition Thursday.

For San Luis Obispo, Hansen and Milla got a first-round bye, and then defeated Chris Pope and Cameron Braun from Valencia 6-4, 6-3. That pitted them against Morgan Hale and Avery Chernin from Santa Barbara in the next round, where the Tigers’ duo won 5-7, 6-3, 10-3.

Whittle had a first-round bye in singles, and moved on to defeat Buckley’s Billy Wilson 6-0, 6-0. He then defeated Gabriel Rappaport from Malibu 7-6 (5), 6-3 to head to the next round.

Sean Hollister defeated Westin Byerly from Camarillo 6-0, 6-0 in the first round, but then fell to Santa Barbara’s Graham Maasen 6-3, 6-2, ending his season with a 69-8 record.

Arroyo Grande’s doubles team of Cole Laughton and Derek Lakowske, defeated Trent Lopez and John Yaw (Oxnard) 6-2, 6-1 after a first-round bye. But the duo fell to Mitchell Kuhn and Jack Damen of Santa Barbara 7-6 (5), 6-2 in the third round.

 

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