All-Gazette tennis: Boys
Coach of Year
The Lancers’ head coach guided his team to the Frederick County team title after a 9-8 season mark and had two of his players, brothers Mike and Steve Lesko compete for the county singles title.
Player of the Year
In his sophomore season captured the Frederick County Tournament boys singles championship this season and earned a spot in the state tournament, finishing second in the Region I tournament.
Danny Deutsch, South Carroll
Finished second in the Carroll County Championships’ boys singles division. and was named the County’s Player of the Year.
Steve Lesko, Linganore
Finished second in county championships behind older brother Mike.
Tommy Maerz, Middletown
He and twin sister Emily to win the Frederick County and Region titles and place thid in the state tournament.
Andrew Lopez, Middletown
Also earned a spot in the Region tournament by placing third in the county tourney.
Trevor Smith, Urbana
Combined with Michelle Voigt to gain a berth in Region tournament by placing second in the county mixed doubles bracket.
Tom Seymour⁄Erik Prochnow, Urbana
Teamed up to capture the Frederick County doubles title. Was a key element for a team that finished the regular season with a record of 15-2 overall, sharing the Monocacy Valley Athletic League’s Chesapeake Conference title.
Tim Nicodemus⁄Charlie Leonard, Walkersville
Competitive tandem finished second in the county doubles tournament and advanced to Region I play. Key players for the Lions, who maintained their hold on the MVAL Piedmont Conference team championship.
Zach Butt, Walkersville
Casey Fitzgerald, Liberty
Zach King, Liberty
Andrew Laffer, Walkersville
Jason Manning, Century
Dylan McMahon, Middletown
Alex Metzner, Middletown
Andrew Patton, South Carroll
Ben Shumate, Linganore
Al Starlings, Linganore
Mike Strausbaugh, S. Carroll
Billy Maloney (Jr.)⁄Remy Mooney (Jr.), G-town Prep