Hazen Highlanders lose first game of the season, fall to Kentridge 3-2

The boy’s tennis team sits in third place with a 3-1, 4-1 record.

The Hazen Highlanders boy’s tennis team started the 2017-2018 season with a four game winning streak.

The streak ended Sept. 13 with a 3-2 loss to Kentridge.

To open the season, the Highlanders hosted Kentlake and beat the Falcons 5-0.

The results from that match are below:

Hazen vs. Kentlake

• No. 1 Singles: Sohil Shah (H) def. Conor White 6-1, 6-1

• No. 2 Singles: Stefanos Pamboukas (H) def. Noah Reifin 6-0, 6-1

• No. 1 Doubles: Marcus Lee/Alex Huynh (H) def. Jordan Taylor/ Braydon Floss 6-0, 6-0

• No. 2 Doubles: Kenny Nguyen/Nick Ngo (H) def. Gunner Ellsworth/Matthew Pond 6-3, 6-1

• No. 3 Doubles: Ryan Ung/Tim Wong (H) def. Brendan Lane/Noah Lane 6-2, 6-1

The Highlanders won its second match of the season Sept. 7 with a 5-2 win over Mount Si.

Its third win in a row came Sept. 8 at home against Tahoma, 3-2.

The results from that match are below:

Hazen vs. Tahoma

• No. 1 Singles: Brody Magbeleta (T) def. Sohil Shah 4-6, 6-2, 6-4

• No. 2 Singles: Kyle Sherick (T) def. Stefanos Pamboukas 6-1, 6-0

• No. 1 Doubles: Marcus Lee/Alex Huynh (H) def. Nick Bennett/Nick Dazell 6-1, 6-1

• No. 2 Doubles: Nick Ngo/Kenny Nguyen (H) def. Henry Kombol/Andrew Brunel 6-4, 6-4

• No. 3 Doubles: Ryan Ung/Tim Wong (H) def. Tagen Whitaker/Kyler VandenBosch 7-6 (7-5), 6-0

The Highlanders traveled Sept. 11 to play Kennedy Catholic and won its fourth game in a row beating the Lancers 3-2.

The results from that match are below:

Hazen vs. Kennedy Catholic

• No. 1 Singles: Brendan Stoll (K) def. Sohil Shah 6-0, 6-1

• No. 2 Singles: Hayden Wood (K) def. Stefanos Pamboukas 6-2, 6-1

• No. 1 Doubles: Alex Huynh/Marcus Lee (H) def. Salvador Crockett/Patrick Gaughey 6-1, 6-0

• No. 2 Doubles: Nick Ngo/Kenny Nguyen (H) def. Luke Tolton/Joseph Conway 7-6 (7-0), 6-4

• No. 3 Doubles: Tim Wong/Ryan Ung (H) def. Lucky Ruona/Maxwell Ridgeway 5-7, 7-6 (7-5), 6-4

This match came down to the end of the No. 3 doubles, Gail Ellis, Hazen coach said in an email.

“So all the pressure was on that match,” she said.

More in Sports

Hazen High School’s male Athlete of the Week

Hazen High School’s Tim Tuemmler, tennis, was chosen as the Renton Reporter’s… Continue reading

Hazen High School’s female Athlete of the Week

Hazen High School’s Makena Kiellsen, soccer, was chosen as the Renton Reporter’s… Continue reading

Renton celebrates homecoming

Renton High School’s football players were cheered on by friends, family and… Continue reading

Photos by Yuriy Tsupruk for The Renton Reporter.
Hazen battles Mount Rainier

Hazen High School football faced off against Mount Rainier High School during… Continue reading

Reporter Athlete of the Week: Taylor Marks

Each week The Renton Reporter highlights exceptional student athletes

Reporter Athlete of the Week: Stephanie Martz

Each week The Renton Reporter highlights exceptional student athletes

Reporter Athlete of the Week: Ben Walter

Each week The Renton Reporter highlights exceptional student athletes

Photos by Haley Ausbun.
                                Football season is back. In a cross-town rivalry game, the Lindbergh Eagles and Hazen Highlanders went head-to-head Friday, Sept. 6 at Renton Memorial Stadium. Away-team Highlanders held the win, 36-14.
Cross-town game starts football season

Highlanders take the win over the Eagles

Don Erickson, pictured here, is the current leader at the 2019 United States Bowling Congress Open Championships. Photo courtesy of United States Bowling Congress.
He could have called it quits, but now he’s the area’s top bowler

Don Erickson is he current leader at the 2019 United States Bowling Congress Open Championships

The first ever Male Athlete of the Year for the Renton Reporter went to Jake Wright, left. He was awarded a plaque by Renton Reporter editor Danielle Chastaine (right).
                                Photo by Haley Ausbun
This Athlete of the Year is becoming a Cougar in the fall

After an exciting run this year, Liberty senior and football star Jake… Continue reading

The first ever Female Athlete of the Year for the Renton Reporter, Lia Evans (right) is awarded a plague from the Renton Reporter’s editor Danielle Chastaine (left).
                                Photo by Haley Ausbun
Lindbergh Fastpitch player is the first Female Athlete of the Year

Lindbergh High School junior Lia Evans wants sports fans to pay more… Continue reading

Photo by Haley Ausbun. Lindbergh High School pitcher Lia Evans at the fastpitch game against Fife High School Friday, May 10.
Lindbergh Fast Pitch takes a ‘W’ after a loss

Lindbergh High School Fast Pitch had a hard day against Fife High… Continue reading