Tennis boys finish season, Boyer on to state

The Forest Lake tennis team closed its season in the second round of section play this week. The Rangers, seeded fourth, hosted fifth-seeded Grand Rapids last Tuesday and won 5-2. Junior Toby Boyer and senior Ben Nielsen recorded wins at singles while the Rangers swept the doubles bracket for the win. Forest Lake then faced a loaded Elk River squad on Monday in Princeton, where they fell 6-1. Boyer and sophomore Ross Schultz recorded the lone point for the Rangers at No. 1 doubles, 6-4. 6-1. In individual play, Boyer defended his section title on Tuesday with a 6-1, 6-2 win over Josh Gearou of Elk River. For a full season recap, check out next week’s edition of the Forest Lake Times.