The district boys tennis tournaments are set for this weekend and several area players are in the mix to earn a spot at the state tournament the following weekend in Columbus.
Here is a quick look at the area players who will be playing:
DIVISION I - At Oberlin College in Oberlin
Competition starts on Thursday at 9 a.m. and on Saturday at 9 a.m.
The following area players are in the singles bracket: Winston Davis, Perry; Austin Hanna, Cloverleaf; Joey Thomas, Jackson; Noah Hendrickson, Revere; Aaron Sandberg, Walsh Jesuit; Connor Varney, Medina; Jake Pukys, Louisville.
The following area players are in the doubles bracket: Andrew Ong and Gavin Aten of Copley; Mark Dickerhoof and Mark Spencer of Jackson; Matt Harris and Bharat Kumar of Revere; Bob Cross and Tim Bruin of North Canton Hoover; Gaven Cona and William Smith of Walsh Jesuit; Anthony Kanam and Jake Zalenski of Jackson and Matt Adzema and Nick Adzema of Copley.
Note about last week: Sandberg won a sectional singles title at Medina and Thomas won a sectional singles title at Canton. Ong and Aten won a sectional doubles title at Medina and Kanam and Zalenski won a sectional doubles title at Canton.
DIVISION II - At Harvard Park in Canton
Competition starts on Friday at 9 a.m. and on Saturday at 9 a.m.
The following area players are in the singles bracket: Justin Bober, Archbishop Hoban; Alec Bird, St. Thomas Aquinas; Josh Reyes, St. Thomas Aquinas; Dakota Thomas, Orrville.
The following area players are in the doubles bracket: Conner Holloway and Bowe Anderson of CVCA; Cole Dusky and Colton Shrader of Orrville; David Blate and Brad Duplin of St. Thomas Aquinas; Carl Icsman and Marko Horattas of Archbishop Hoban and Mason Daily and Michael Murphy of Canton Central Catholic.
Note about last week: Bird won a sectional singles title at Wooster. Daily and Murphy won a sectional doubles title at Wooster.