St. Cloud-area tennis players from Foley and Becker competed at the 2024 Minnesota state tournament, with Foley finishing in fifth place in Class 1A and Becker being eliminated in the Class 2A competition after two matches.

By the Numbers
  • Foley finished 5th in Class 1A with a 16-7 record, while Becker was eliminated from Class 2A with a 19-7 record.
  • Gavin Gross and Jack Erkens from Foley had a 1-1 record in Class 1A doubles.
  • Foley's Lane Stangler and Jack Worm, as well as Cole Rueckert and Mason Weikert, were unbeaten in the Class 1A team tournament.
Yes, But

Despite tough in-state draws, both Foley and Becker showed competitive spirit throughout the tournament.

State of Play
  • Foley's doubles pair of Gross and Erkens went 1-1 in Class 1A.
  • Becker was eliminated after two matches in the Class 2A tournament.
  • Individual players from both teams showed resilience and determination in their matches.
What's Next

Players from Foley and Becker will continue to hone their skills and strive for success in future tournaments.

Bottom Line

The St. Cloud-area tennis players demonstrated talent and competitive spirit at the state tournament, showcasing resilience and teamwork in the face of tough competition.