Boys Tennis

Coaches

Nolan DeWispelare tennis coach speech and journalism teacher

Nolan DeWispelare
Head Coach

Kole Harrach, Nick Vuko
Assistant Coaches

Boys Tennis Information For 2018

2018 Boys Tennis Team
Seniors:
Simon Dang
Sam Rice

Juniors:
Nick Coffey
Ben Kroner
Thomas O’Donnell
Will Olson

Sophomores:
Michael Endacott
Joe Plachy
Will Ulrich
Mason Warner
Jase Woita
Matt Wright

Freshmen:
Brady Christiansen
Landan Hile
Cooper Nichols

Thursday, August 9 – first team practice 3:00-5:30 pm.  Parent/player meeting at 5:30 pm in the commons.  Bring checkbooks for uniform and clothing orders. Sloppy Joes will be provided at Team Meeting, all players please bring chips, side dish, or dessert to share with all.  Along with your check book please bring 1 -8pk of Gatorade or Powerade. – Thanks!

 

Friday, August 10 – practice 3:00-5:30 pm.

Sep
24
Mon
2018
Tennis: Boys JV Dual vs Lincoln High (Home) @ Lincoln Pius X High School
Sep 24 @ 4:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Type: nonconference Opponent: Lincoln

Tennis: Boys Varsity Dual vs Lincoln (Away) @ Woods Tennis Center
Sep 24 @ 4:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Type: nonconference Opponent: Lincoln

Sep
25
Tue
2018
Tennis: Boys JV Dual vs Creighton Prep (Home) @ Lincoln Pius X High School
Sep 25 @ 4:00 pm

Type: nonconference Opponent: Creighton Prep

Sep
26
Wed
2018
Tennis: Boys Varsity Dual vs Creighton Prep (Away)
Sep 26 @ 4:00 pm

Type: nonconference Opponent: Creighton Prep

Sep
27
Thu
2018
Tennis: Boys JV Dual vs Lincoln Northeast (Away) @ Lincoln Northeast High School
Sep 27 @ 4:00 pm

Type: nonconference Opponent: Lincoln Northeast

Tennis: Boys Varsity Dual vs Lincoln Northeast (Home) @ Lincoln Pius X High School
Sep 27 @ 4:00 pm

Type: nonconference Opponent: Lincoln Northeast

Sep
28
Fri
2018
Tennis: Boys Varsity HAC Conference Meet (Away) @ Woods Tennis Center
Sep 28 @ 9:00 am

Type: nonconference Opponent: Lincoln Southwest

Ways to improve your game before tryouts

  • Take lessons at Woods, Lincoln Racquet Club, Nebraska Tennis Center, or any other club throughout the city.
  • Play tournaments – check USTA for a list of tournament opportunities throughout the state or check out this list of tournaments.
  • Lift weights, work on strength, flexibility, and agility.
  • Go to tennis camps and clinics.
  • Play a lot of tennis.  Play tennis every day.

Go Bolts!

2017 Season Highlights

 o State Runner-Up – Nebraska Class B State Tennis Tournament
o #1 Singles – State 4th Place
o #2 Singles – State Champion
o #1 Doubles – State 3rd Place
o #2 Doubles – State Champion
o 1 Nebraska Coaches Association Class B 1st Team All-State player
o 3 Nebraska Coaches Association Class B 2nd Team All-State players
o 2 Nebraska Coaches Association Class B Honorable Mention All-State players
o 2 All-City athletes
o 2 LJS Academic All-State athletes
o 1 senior playing tennis at the collegiate level

Program History

#1 Singles Champions

  • Landon Warner, 2013
  • Trevor Milburn, 2011
  • Mike Matisons, 1997
  • Nick Vuko, 1995
  • Dave Matisons, 1989
  • Dave Matisons, 1988
  • Dave Matisons, 1987
  • Karl Falkland, 1986
  • Mark Matisons, 1985
  • Mark Matisons, 1984
  • Pat Carson, 1981
  • Jim Carson, 1980
  • Jim Carson, 1979
  • Jim Carson, 1978
  • Vince Sutton, 1968

#2 Singles Champions

  • Mason Warner, 2017
  • Joseph Dawson, 2016
  • Brandon Otoski, 2009
  • Connor Boucher, 2004
  • Connor Boucher, 2003
  • John Boudreau, 1988
  • Pat Carson, 1980
  • Dave Duden, 1978

#1 Doubles Champions

  • Riley Warner/Joseph Burt, 2016
  • Zachary Peed/Garrett Sutton, 2009
  • Kyle Conzemius/Garrett Sutton, 2008
  • Tim Kipper/Ryan Field, 2002
  • Mark Heiser/Mickey McKeegan, 2001
  • Jeff Hruska/Nick Heiser, 1997
  • Mike Matisons/Nick Heiser, 1996
  • Wes Heiser/Pat Widhelm, 1994
  • Wes Heiser/Pat Widhelm, 1993
  • Mark Matisons/Bob Byington, 1983
  • Paul Kucera/Dennis Barry, 1970

#2 Doubles Champions

  • Will Ulrich/ Joseph Plachy, 2017
  • Jake Wilkinson/Brooks Scott, 2016
  • Daniel Jenkins/Andrew McKeegan, 2006
  • Mickey McKeegan/Jake Kavan, 2000
  • Jason Bryan/Greg Ganser, 1989
  • Dan Brusnahan/Chris Moody, 1983
  • Jim Shevlet/Jeff Dolezal, 1981
  • Scott Hain/Al Strasburg, 1978

Team Championships
2016, 2013, 2009, 2008, 2001, 2000, 1997, 1993, 1983, 1981, 1980, 1978

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