Priebe gets lone win in loss to CoyotesAlex Priebe didn’t let a tough start lay a seed of doubt in his mind.
Alex Priebe didn’t let a tough start lay a seed of doubt in his mind.
The Dickinson High sophomore rallied from one set down to defeat Williston’s Adam Kemp 4-6, 6-2, 6-2 in No. 2 singles on Thursday at DHS tennis courts.
Priebe won the Dickinson High boys tennis team’s lone match as the Coyotes won the West Region dual 8-1.
Despite Priebe winning the only match, the Midgets had a couple close second sets, including No. 6 singles where Johnathon Griffith lost to Tate Burbut 6-2, 7-5.
Dickinson senior captain Hunter Jerome and Priebe teamed in No. 1 doubles to give Tracer Overlund and Kemp a run for their money. The No. 1 doubles duo lost a nail biter 6-2, 7-5.
In No. 5 singles, Williston’s Tyler Hermanson defeated Tyus Praus 6-3, 6-3 in a solid match.
The Midgets travel to face West Region opponent Jamestown at noon on Saturday.
Singles: 1, Tracer Overlund, W, def. Hunter Jerome, 6-1, 6-2. 2, Alex Priebe, D, def. Adam Kemp, 4-6, 6-2, 6-2. 3, Chase Olson, W, def. Kevin Schwab, 6-3, 6-1. 4, Travis Kuhn, W, def. Jakob Schmidt, 6-1, 6-0. 5, Tyler Hermanson, W, def. Tyus Praus, 6-3, 6-3. 6, Tate Burbut, W, def. Johnathon Griffith, 6-2, 7-5.
Doubles: 1, Overlund/Kemp, W, def. Jerome/Priebe, 6-2, 7-5. 2, Olson/Kuhn, W, def. Schwab/Griffith, 6-0, 6-0. 3, Hemanson/Burbut, W, def. Praus/Schmidt, 6-1, 6-4.