Vikings ousted at zone |

Vikings ousted at zone

Tribune staff report

Chris Filipko of South Tahoe High nearly pulled off the biggest upset in the first round of the NIAA Northern Region Tennis Championships on Thursday in Reno.

After losing the first set 7-5, Filipko won the second set 6-4 from the No. 4 seed from McQueen. But Filipko lost the deciding set 6-1.

STHS’s two entries in the girls’ tournament lost in straight sets. Samantha Crosson was defeated by the third seed from Galena 6-1, 6-1, while Elyse Jones fell 6-2, 6-2 to the sixth seed from Truckee.

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