CLAFLIN — Central Plains’ No. 1 singles Devin Ryan and No. 2 singles Brett Liebl finished with 4-0 records as the Oilers defeated Hesston 8-0 and Conway Springs in Saturday’s Mid Kansas tennis triangular. No. 1 doubles Ryan-Liebl teamed for victories over Hesston and Conway Springs.
Paxton Hammeke and Lawson Oeser each finished with 3-1 records. J.J. Heredia and Karter Beck each finished with 2-1 records. Hesston beat Conway Springs 6-3.
Devin Ryan and Hammeke finished as 3A state doubles runner-up last year. Ryan placed seventh in the 2017 state singles tournament. Liebl and prior doubles partner Kade Beck placed third in 3A doubles last year. Heredia and Oeser each won two state matches last year.
MID KANSAS TRIANGULAR
CENTRAL PLAINS 7, CONWAY SPRINGS 2
1—Devin Ryan, CP def. Luke Bellar, CS, 8-0
2—Brett Liebl, CP def. Peyton Winter, CS, 8-2
3—Paxton Hammeke, CP, def. Garrett Robinson, CS, 8-3
4—Lawson Oeser, CP def. Cody Jones, CS, 8-1
5—J.J. Heredia, CP def. Colby Osner, CS, 8-1
5—Zach Mercer, CS def. Karter Beck, CP, 8-5
1—Ryan-Liebl, CP def. Winter-Koester, CS, 8-1
2—Bellar-Robinson, CS def. Heredia-Beck, CP, 8-1
3—Hammeke-Oeser, CP def. Mercer-Jones, CS, 8-2
CENTRAL PLAINS 8, HESSTON 0
1—Ryan, CP def. Logan Gamble, H, 8-6
2—Liebl, CP def. Jeb Carlson, H, 8-7 (7-5)
3—Hammeke, CP def. Isaac Decker, H, 8-5
4—Oeser, CP def. Cole Deutschendorf, H, 8-3
5—Heredia, CP def. Ethan Moran, H, 8-1
6—Beck, CP def. Ben Bollinger, H, 8-5
1—Ryan-Liebl, CP def. Carlson-Decker, H, 8-0
2—Gamble-Deutschendorf, H def. Hammeke-Oeser, CP, 8-5
3—Heredia-Beck, CP, vs. Moran-Bollinger, H, 6-6 (40-40), suspended