Matt Garmen, Bobby Tiedemann and Andy Gregg each won two matches on the day.
The Crookston Pirate boys' tennis team kicked off its season Saturday indoors in Duluth, Minn. The Pirates lost 5-2 to Duluth Marshall, a Class A team, and fell 4-3 to Duluth East and 6-1 to Apple Valley, which are both Class AA teams.
Freshman Matt Garmen and sophomores Andy Gregg and Bobby Tiedemann each won two matches on the day for Crookston.
Now 0-3 on the season, the Pirates are scheduled to host Bemidji in a dual Tuesday, April 8. Crookston will then travel to Alexandria, Minn. for three duals with Becker, Alexandria and Litchfield.
Duluth Marshall def. Crookston, 5-2
1st singles - Jack Dodd (DM) def. Bobby Tiedemann, 10-5
2nd singles - Andy Gregg def. Dave Goltz (DM), 10-6
3rd singles - Matt Garmen def. Yusuf Khwaja (DM), 10-8
4th singles - Charlie Kratz (DM) def. Jordan Bengtson, 10-7
1st doubles - Jack Kronzer & Mark Skramstad (DM) def. A.J. Biermaier & Kal Salentiny, 10-9 (7-2)
2nd doubles - Kyle McKinzie & Kyle Gondek (DM) def. Adam Erickson & Harrison Bjorgo, 10-3
3rd doubles - Luke Pavelich & J.B. Stender (DM) def. Jacob Roesch & Elijah Phaiah, 10-9 (8-6)
Duluth East def. Crookston, 4-3
1st singles - Bobby Tiedemann def. Ryan Aturaliya (DE), 8-4
2nd singles - Andy Gregg def. Elliot Schneider (DE), 8-3
3rd singles - Luke Hietala (DE) def. Matt Garmen, 8-4
4th singles - Eric Patterson (DE) def. Jordan Bengtson, 8-4
1st doubles - Andrew Zimmerman & Martin Schneider (DE) def. A.J. Biermaier & Kal Salentiny, 8-3
2nd doubles - Mark Holliday & Tony Rich (DE) def. Adam Erickson & Harrison Bjorgo, 8-2
3rd doubles - Jacob Roesch & Elijah Phaiah def. E.J. Hietala & Will Heyer (DE), 8-5
Apple Valley def. Crookston, 6-1
1st singles - Colton Johnson Taylor (AV) def. A.J. Biermaier, 8-1
2nd singles - Frank Kelly (AV) def. Andy Gregg, 8-1
3rd singles - Brian Bettes (AV) def. Kal Salentiny, 8-2
4th singles - Sam Thompson (AV) def. Harrison Bjorgo, 8-0
1st doubles - Bobby Tiedemann & Matt Garmen def. Jacob Bierman & Robert Tobroxen, 8-8 (7-4)
2nd doubles - Clay Olson & Paul Nesseth (AV) def. Adam Erickson & Jacob Roesch, 8-1
3rd doubles - Augie Ewald & Carter Nelson (AV) def. Nicholai Broekemeier & Tim Cymbaluk, 8-6