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October 17, 2012

Surviving regionals

Local tennis teams moving onto state finals

By Mark Vest
C & G Sports Writer

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Surviving regionals
South was one of three local tennis teams to advance to states from its regional. Pictured is No.1 doubles player Mikey Schaller during regionals.

The three local tennis teams have advanced to the state finals.

Grosse Pointe Woods University Liggett, Grosse Pointe North and Grosse Pointe South all earned the right to move on after excelling regionals.

North and South each came out of regional tournaments they hosted, while Liggett competed at a tournament hosted by Ann Arbor Greenhills Oct. 11.

The state finals take place Oct. 19-20.

North will play at Holly/Fenton; South will be at the Midland Community Tennis Center; and Liggett will play at Kalamazoo College.

Check back to www.candgnews.com for a recap of the finals.

You can reach C & G Sports Writer Mark Vest at mvest@candgnews.com or at (586)279-1112. Twitter Follow Mark on Twitter.