Like most high school tennis teams, Springboro held a challenge match to determine its top singles player. Senior Phillip Gruber and junior Zach Berry were locked in a battle that lasted two hours and 15 minutes.
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Zach Berry, jr., Springboro: GWOC South player of the year qualified for Division I state tournament with league-best 28-3 record at first singles.
Sam Bollinger, sr., Tippecanoe: First-team league selection at first singles helped Red Devils go 18-0 overall.
Jack Brendlinger, sr., Centerville: Finished 10-13 overall and 4-1 in GWOC Central at first singles for Elks.
Matt Brumbaugh, so., Milton-Union: Reached quarterfinals of D-II state tournament as one of three freshman to reach state in his division.
Ryan Dull, sr., Carrroll: Teamed with brother Steven to qualify for D-II doubles state tournament.
Wyatt Heinz, jr., Bellbrook: Teamed with cousin Jackson Heinz to reach the D-I semifinals at the state championship.
Jason Holloway, sr., Xenia Christian: MBC player of the year finished season 18-2 and 6-0 leauge in first singles.
Justin Kopronica, so., Butler: Looks to build on 17-1 record and 4-0 league mark at second singles for Aviators.
Luke Oaks, so., Troy: Went 15-9 and 4-1 in the league at first singles for Trojans.
David Scher, sr., Butler: Went 14-3 at first singles to earn GWOC North player of year honors for Aviators.
Alex Starr, sr., Northmont: The GWOC Central player of the year finished 13-5 overall and 4-1 in the league.
Alex Witt, sr., Alter: Returns for Knights as first-team GCL selection at first singles.