Mac netters shine in Junior Open

By Steve Sell
June 14, 2017

McPherson had a strong showing on Tuesday in the McPherson Junior Open Tennis Tournament contested at the various courts about town.

McPherson players won the top singles divisions as Maisie Edmonson was the girls’ 18 champ while Andrew Snell outlasted teammate Jarrod Nowak in the boys’ 18 finals.

Edmonson and Taylor Bruce won the 18 girls doubles title, while Nowak and Nolan Schrader defeated Snell and Rhain Isaac of Hesston in the 18 boys doubles final.

The other McPherson winners were Sydney Achilles and Perrin Schneider, who won the 14 doubles title.

Here are results of the championship matches:


Girls 12s - No Entries

Boys 12s - Dawson O'Donell (Ark City) defeated Oakley O'Donell (Ark City) - 3-6, 6-3, 10-6

Girls 14s - Brynn Steven (Wichita) defeated CeAnna Allen (McPherson) - 8-3

Consolation: Sydney Achilles (McPherson) defeated Maddie Dobson (McPherson) - 6-4

Boys 14s - Max Shaffer (Salina) defeated Jacob Lucas (Lindsborg) - 8-2

Consolation: Luke Craft (Junction City) defeated Collin Phelps (Salina) - 6-1

Girls 16s - Sydnee Foster (Hutchinson) defeated Reagan Boleski (Wichita) - 9-7

Consolation: Shiann Olberding (Abilene) defeated Sydney Sorrell (Salina) - 6-4

Boys 16s - William Weiner (Sterling) defeated Jeb Carlson (Hesston) - 8-0

Consolation: Cameron Kienholz defeated McCabe Green (Salina) - 6-1

Girls 18s - Maisie Edmonson (McPherson) defeated Addison Harvey (Salina) - 6-1, 6-1

Boys 18s - Andrew Snell (McPherson) defeated Jarrod Nowak (McPherson) - 8-3

Consolation: Guido Greco (Junction City) defeated Mason Richards (Junction City) 6-1


Girls 14s - Sydney Achilles (McPherson) / Perrin Schneider (McPherson) defeated (Patty Huerta (Moundridge) / Maddie Dobson (McPherson) - 1-6, 6-3, 10-6

Boys 14s - Taylor Moorman (Emporia) / Brenden Kienholz (Emporia) defeated Collin Phelps (Salina) / Conner Phelps (Salina) - 8-1

Boys 16s - Logan Gamble (Hesston) / Jeb Carlson (Hesston) defeated Reed McHenry (Salina) / Braden Stack (Salina) - 8-5

Girls 18s - Maisie Edmonson (McPherson) / Taylor Bruce (McPherson) defeated Addison Harvey (Salina) / Camryn Phelps (Salina) - 8-4

Boys 18s - Jarrod Nowak (McPherson) / Nolan Schrader (McPherson) defeated Andrew Snell (McPherson) Rhain Isaac (Hesston) - 8-3