2013 Belleville News-Democrat All-Area Tennis Team

July 10, 2013 

Players of the Year

Jack Desse, jr. and Logan Ware, jr., Edwardsville

Coach of the Year

David Lipe, Edwardsville

First Team


Brandon Harris, Edwardsville, jr.

Josh Lightner, Mascoutah, sr.

Dylan Faulkenberg, Triad, sr.

Aaron Skaer, Belleville East, jr.

Allan Bower, Alton, jr.

Zach Bryant, Edwardsville, jr.

First Team Doubles

Adam Youck, sr. and Lucas Birk, sr., Belleville East

Cole Henke, jr. and Adam Seppi, sr., Belleville West

Jared Zurliene, sr. and Jake Gingerich, sr., Edwardsville

Second Team Singles

Michael Lesko, Gibault; Joey Bartholemew, Althoff; Zach Fields, Belleville East; Jake Bennett, Triad

Second Team Doubles

Alex Willis and Carl Stradal, Alton; Chase Stumne and Jacob Hamilton, Belleville East; Tyler Rutz and Neal Shekar, O'Fallon; Nikhil Shekar and Nick Mullen, O'Fallon

Honorable Mention Singles

JD White, O'Fallon; Mehal Amin, O'Fallon; Austin Mueller, Althoff

Honorable Mention Doubles

Kain Henson and Jackson Scheiter, Alton; Damon Lange and Clayton Bourgeois, Waterloo

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