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Pella High Doubles Takes 8th at State Meet

Posted: Monday, May 28th, 2012 at 6:01 am
Author: KNIA/KRLS Sports-Eric Gotschall

After a strong open to the Class 1A Boys Individual State Tennis Tournament, the doubles team of Brannon Johnson and David Lapthorn of Pella High found their season abruptly closed during Satuday’s action in Waterloo.  Johnson and Lapthorn opened the day against Keokuk, falling 6-4 in the first set; then enduring a 6-0 loss to close the match.  Against Red Oak, the Little Dutch lost 6-2 and 6-3 to finish the tournament in 8th place out of 16 total teams.