Penguin 2019 Winners

Delta Tennis players won or contributed to the championships in 12 of the 22 divisions in the 18th annual Penguin Classic tennis tournament, which concluded Friday, June 28 at the DHS courts.

Delta Middle School eighth-graders Dalton Royal and Nicki Southerland each won two titles. They teamed to win 14-under mixed doubles, and Dalton also won boys’ 13-under singles while Nicki won girls’ 14-16 doubles with partner Gabby Knight, a Delta Middle School eighth grader.

Delta HS senior Mason Knight won 17-19 boys’ doubles with Burris freshman Charlie Behrman. Knight also won 15-19 mixed doubles with Burris senior Isabelle Behrman.

Delta Middle School sixth-grader JJ Lynch and Royerton fifth-grader Tyce Dishman won 13-under boys’ doubles.

Delta sophomore Gwendolyn Clark won 14-16 girls’ singles.

Delta graduate Alec Robillard teamed with Grant Esposito to win Men’s A Doubles.

Delta coach Tim Cleland won 40-over singles.

Delta senior Daniel Vencel won Men’s B Singles.

Delta juniors Abby Bamidele and Sara Cardemon won Women’s B Doubles.

Delta sophomore Madelyn Haley teamed with her father, Christian Haley, to win Mixed B Doubles.

The biggest winner overall in the tournament was the Behrman family. Isabelle Behrman, a senior at Burris, won four titles: 17-19 girls’ singles, girls 17-19 doubles, 15-19 mixed doubles, and women’s A doubles. Her brother Charlie, a freshman at Burris, won 17-19 boys’ singles and 17-19 boys’ doubles.

DivisionWinnerRunner-UpConsolation Winner
Boys 13-Under SinglesDalton RoyalMicah BryantNate Grunkemeyer
Girls 13-Under SinglesAva MarroniBrylee BeckleyKelsey Vest
Boys 13-Under DoublesJJ Lynch / Tyce DishmanKody Vest / Owen CuppJosh Grunkemeyer / Sam Tokar
Boys 14-16 SinglesLance HoldrenNick GaddisMatthew Weill vs. Jacob Daugherty
Boys 14-16 DoublesMatthew Weill / Jacob DaughertyRaphael Sabijon / Jaydon SarinoChase Mickley / Reid Eckert
Girls 14-16 SinglesGwendolyn ClarkSaige RinkenbergerNicki Southerland
Girls 14-16 DoublesNicki Southerland / Gabby KnightMaddy Robbins / Mallory RobbinsBrylee Beckley / Kelsey Vest
Boys 17-19 SinglesCharlie BehrmanBrandon JacksonWill Thurlow
Boys 17-19 DoublesMason Knight / Charlie BehrmanBrandon Jackson / Tanner SoutherlandSpencer Stewart / Will Thurlow
Girls 17-19 SinglesIsabelle BehrmanTynan DishmanSaige Rinkenberger
Girls 17-19 DoublesIsabelle Behrman / Kayla DubuqueTynan Dishman / Gwendolyn ClarkAbby Williams / Abby Hartley
Mixed 14-UnderDalton Royal / Nicki SoutherlandTyce Dishman / Gabby KnightJJ Lynch / Katie Manor
Mixed 15-19Mason Knight / Isabelle BehrmanCade Brown / Tynan DishmanRiley Windsor / Shelby McClain vs. Daniel Vencel / Abby Bamidele
Men's A SinglesIgnacio PoncioAlec RobillardJacob Brewer vs. Tanner Southerland
Men's A DoublesGrant Esposito / Alec RobillardJon Wegener / Jason WegenerJacob Brewer / Nick Bantz vs. Jaigen Glaze / Cory Evans
Men's B SinglesDaniel VencelGil AmaralDevin McKinley vs. Riley Windsor
Men's B DoublesDerek Fenwick / Gil AmaralNike Schmaltz / Kyle NelsonJeff Chambers / Cade Brown
Men's 40+ SinglesTim ClelandBill WamplerChristian Haley
Women's A DoublesIsabelle Behrman / Kayla DubuqueTynan Dishman / Gwendolyn Clark
Women's B DoublesAbby Bamidele / Sara CardemonMaggie Hunt / Molly Hunt
Mixed A DoublesRiley Worland / Kayla DubuqueAlec Robillard / Grace BelangeeGil Amaral / Bella Roark
Mixed B DoublesChristian Haley / Madelyn HaleyTyler Roark / Bella Roark