Wooden Shoes Win Tennis Sectional, Area Players Head To State


Published on May 20 2024 7:37 am
Last Updated on May 20 2024 8:32 am
Written by Millie Lange

ROBINSON -- Teutopolis High School won the Robinson Tennis Sectional during the weekend.

The Wooden Shoes tallied 28 points followed by Richland County (Olney) 20, Robinson 13, Flora 10, Effingham St. Anthony 10, Newton 7, Casey-Westfield Co-op 4, Effingham 4 and Mount Carmel 0.

T-town's Kolten Tabbert won the singles championship. Tabbert drew a first round bye then won over Kellen Sullivan of Casey-Westfield, 6-2, 6-1 then downed Effingham St. Anthony's Joey Trupiano, 6-1, 6-1. Tabbert defeated Newton's Isaac Street 6-0, 6-2 before taking on Olney's Aidan Weidner in the title contest and winning 6-2, 6-0.

Street won over Flora's Ollie Collins 6-3, 6-1 for third place.

In doubles action, T-town's Josh Habing and Colin Habing combined to win the championship. The pair blanked Casey-Westfield's Avery Tutewiler and Grant Cochonour, 6-0, 6-0. The T-town duo then defeated Flora's Braxton Pipher and Kyler Dennis 6-1, 6-1 before beating Robinson's Eli Rosborough and Aiden Elder, 6-2, 6-3. In the title contest, J. Habing and C. Habing were winners over Olney's Carter Seaman and Marcus Kocher, 7-5, 6-2 for the championship.

Third place went to Rosborough and Elder of Robinson over Manaye Mossman and Evan Mossman of Effingham St. Anthony, 6-4, 2-6, 6-3.

The top four finishers in both singles and doubles advance to the State Tournament held Thursday, Friday and Saturday, hosted by Palatine High School. The event will be played at District 211 and 214 schools and area courts.

 Advancing from the area in doubles were Josh Habing and Colin Habing of Teutopolis and Manaye Mossman and Evan Mossman of Effingham St. Anthony. Also advancing were Eli Rosborough and Aiden Elder of Robinson and Carter Seaman and Marcus Kocher of Olney.

In singles, T-town's Kolten Tabbert and Newton's Isaac Street advanced to State along with Flora's Ollie Collins and Olney's Aidan Weidner.

Robinson Sectional

Team Scores -- Teutopolis (TT) 28, Olney (O) 20, Robinson (R) 13, Flora (F) 10, Effingham St. Anthony (SA) 10, Newton (N) 7, Casey-Westfield (CW) 4, Effingham (E) 4, Mount  Carmel (MC) 0


Round One

All had byes

Round Two

Aidan Weidner (O) defeated Luke Wernz (R), 6-0, 6-1

Carter Davidson (TT) defeated Alex Bigard (N), 6-4, 7-6

Ollie Collins (F) defeated Bright Wright (CW), 2-6, 7-5, 6-3

Blayne Pals (E) defeated Colin Westendorf (SA), 6-3, 6-2

Owen Schmidt (R) defeated Luke Harris (O), 6-1, 6-2

Issac Street (N) defeated Zaiden Lewis (F), 6-0, 6-0

Joey Trupiano (SA) defeated Blake Hagler (E), 6-2, 6-1

Kolten Tabbert (TT) defeated Kellen Sullivan (CW), 6-2, 6-1

Round Three

Aidan Weidner (O) defeated Carter Davidson (TT), 6-0, 6-1

Ollie Collins (F) defeated Blayne Pals (E), 2-6, 7-5, 6-3

Isaac Street (N) defeated Owen Schmidt (R), 6-3, 6-1

Kolten Tabbert (TT) defeated Joey Trupiano (SA), 6-1, 6-1


Aidan Weidner (O) defeated Ollie Colilns (F), 6-1, 6-0

Kolten Tabbert (TT) defeated Isaac Street (N), 6-0, 6-2


Kolten Tabbert (TT) defeated Aidan Weidner (O), 6-2, 6-0

Third Place

Isaac Street (N) defeated Ollie Collins (F), 6-3, 6-1


Round One

Duke Thompson-Cody Waggoner (R) defeated Will Hudson-Tim Harness (MC), 2-0, 2-0 (default)

Round Two

Manaye Mossman-Evan Mossman (SA) defeated Adam Pietz-Jordan Gocey (F), 6-3, 6-1

Cannon Bockhorn-Ross Schaefer (E) defeated Owen Richardson-Logan Cribelar (CW), 4-6, 6-4, 6-2

Carter Seaman-Marcus Kocher (O) defeated Wesley Britton-Brennan Bigard (N), 6-3, 6-0

Oliver Lee-Noah Thompson (TT) defeated Duke Thompson-Cody Waggoner (R), 6-2, 6-4

Isaac Klingler-Aaron Klingler (O) defeated Evan Pryor-Preston Siner (E), 6-1, 6-0

Eli Rosborough-Aiden Elder (R) defeated Connor Eggars-Jackson Schultz (SA), 6-4, 6-0

Michael Shamhart-Kahlin Michl (N) defeated Braxton Pipher-Kyler Dennis (F), 6-0, 6-1

Josh Habing-Colin Habing (TT) defeated Avery Tutewiler-Grant Cochonour (CW), 6-0, 6-0

Round Three

M. Mossman-E. Mossman (SA) defeated Richardson-Cribelar (CW), 6-0, 6-4

Seaman-Kocher (O) defeated Lee-Thompson (TT), 6-3, 6-2

Rosborough-Elder (R) defeated I. Klingler-A. Klingler (O), 7-5, 7-6

J. Habing-C. Habing (TT) defeated Pipher-Dennis (F), 6-1, 6-1


Seaman-Kocher (O) defeated M. Mossman-E. Mossman (SA), 6-4, 6-4

J. Habing-C. Habing (TT) defaeted Rosborough-Elder (R), 6-2, 6-3


J. Habing-C. Habing (TT) defeated Seaman-Kocher (O), 7-5, 6-2

Third Place

Rosborough-Elder (R) defeated M. Mossman-E. Mossman (SA), 6-4, 2-6, 6-3