The Fort Dodge boys tennis team downed Sioux City North by a 5-1 final in Class 2A preliminary substate action here Saturday at Dodger Courts.
Caleb Hendrickson, Andrew Stover, Seth Dolan and Ben Ahlers all prevailed in singles for the Dodgers (4-4 overall).
In doubles, Hendrickson and Dolan also recorded a victory.
"The high winds made for some tricky conditions (yesterday), but it was nice to see our guys adjust and play well," said FDSH head coach Jared Feddersen. "We look forward to a rematch with Ankeny next Saturday."
Fort Dodge's team substate semifinal matchup against the Hawks is set for 9 a.m. Saturday in Ankeny.
FORT DODGE 5,
SIOUX CITY NORTH 1
Singles - Caleb Hendrickson, FD def. Alex Hauge, 6-3, 6-2; Andrew Stover, FD def. Dan Horton, 6-0, 6-2; Seth Dolan, FD def. Long Nguyen, 6-0, 6-4; Liam Bald, SCN def. Nick Pecka, 7-5, 6-4; Ben Ahlers, FD won 6-4, 3-6, 6-3.
Doubles - Hendrickson and Dolan, FD def. Hauge and Bald, 6-3, 6-1.