South Tahoe’s Marin, Sullivan win 3A State doubles tennis championship |

South Tahoe’s Marin, Sullivan win 3A State doubles tennis championship

Anthony Gentile
South Tahoe senior Louis Marin (middle) and junior Mickey Sullivan (right) celebrate the 3A State doubles championship alongside Vikings coach Will Davenport on Saturday, Oct. 22, at Tahoe Donner Tennis Center.
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TRUCKEE, Calif. — South Tahoe’s doubles team of Louis Marin and Mickey Sullivan brought home the ultimate prize Saturday, Oct. 22. The senior-junior tandem claimed the 3A State boys doubles championship, winning three matches in two days at Tahoe Donner Tennis Center to deliver the title.

Marin and Sullivan didn’t drop a set in three matches on the road to the title. In the championship Saturday, the two-time reigning regional champions beat Boen Huxford and Preston Jorgenson of Boulder City (Nev.) 6-1, 6-2.

The Vikings’ duo beat Truckee’s Zach Larson and Noah Warren 6-3, 6-3 in the semifinals earlier Saturday. In the quarterfinals Friday afternoon, Oct. 21, they defeated Adan Cano and Kevin Giron of Desert Pines (Las Vegas) 6-3, 6-3.

In the boys singles bracket, South Tahoe senior Hawley Jarrett was the Northern third seed. Jarrett fell to Boulder City’s Andre Pappas 4-6, 0-6 in the quarterfinals Friday.

On the girls side, the Vikings’ doubles team of Abby Burns and Gabbi Fisher represented South Tahoe as the Northern third seed. The all-junior team fell to Southern opposition in the quarterfinals Friday.

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