Brother Martin and Mount Carmel Repeat as Class 5A Region IV Tennis Champions

Mount Carmel Academy

NEW ORLEANS (April 16, 2019) – Brother Martin High School and Mount Carmel Academy successfully defended their boys’ and girls’ championships, respectively, at the Louisiana High School Athletic Association Class 5A Region IV Tennis Tournament sponsored by the Allstate Sugar Bowl on Monday and Tuesday at the City Park Tennis Center. The Allstate Sugar Bowl has sponsored the tournament for the past 11 years.

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Top-seeded Iris Westmoreland, from Mount Carmel, won the girls’ singles title with a 6-2, 6-3 victory over Mary-Parker Whisnant from Dominican. Mount Carmel had the top two-seeded teams in the girls’ doubles bracket and that held to form in the tournament as the duo of Caroline Arnold and Niki Bountovinas topped teammates Sydney Green and Casey Pappas, 6-3, 6-0, in the title match. Arnold and Bountovinas also won the regional doubles title last year.

Brother Martin

In boys’ singles action, Brother Martin’s Matthew Armbruster defeated defending champion Jojo Sandoz from Jesuit, 6-1, 6-3. In doubles action, the Crusaders also came out on top as the team of Hunter Kael and Jack Robinson posted a 6-4, 6-3 victory over Nick Crockens and James Henican from Jesuit. Kael and Robinson had been the regional runners-up in 2018.

Each quarterfinalist in singles and doubles qualified for the LHSAA State Championships to be played next week in Monroe, La.

Girls’ Singles Championship
No. 1 Iris Westmoreland (Mt. Carmel) def. No. 2 Mary-Parker Whisnant (Dominican), 6-2, 6-3

Girls’ Singles Semifinals
No. 1 Iris Westmoreland (Mt. Carmel) def. No. 3 Mackenzie Vordick (H.L. Bourgeois), 6-2, 6-1
No. 2 Mary-Parker Whisnant (Dominican) def. No. 4 Julia Kapusta (Mt. Carmel), 6-1, 6-2

Girls’ Singles Quarterfinals
No. 1 Iris Westmoreland (Mt. Carmel) def. No. 8 Lauren LeBlanc (Central Lafourche), 6-0, 6-0
No. 2 Mary-Parker Whisnant (Dominican) def. No. 7 Jadyn Snyder (H.L. Bourgeois), 6-0, 6-0
No. 3 Mackenzie Vordick (H.L. Bourgeois) def. No. 6 Rachel Natal (Dominican), 6-0, 6-2
No. 4 Julia Kapusta (Mt. Carmel) def. No. 5 Kaia Chiasson (Thibodaux), 6-0, 6-0

Boys’ Singles Championship
No. 1 Matthew Armbruster (Brother Martin) def. No. 2 Jojo Sandoz (Jesuit), 6-1, 6-3

Boys’ Singles Semifinals
No. 1 Matthew Armbruster (Brother Martin) def. No. 4 Sid Trouard (Jesuit), 6-1, 6-0
No. 2 Jojo Sandoz (Jesuit) def. No. 3 Ethan Bosch (Brother Martin), 6-3, 6-2

Boys’ Singles Quarterfinals
No. 1 Matthew Armbruster (Brother Martin) def. No. 5 Mark Portier (Terrebonne), 6-0, 6-0
No. 2 Jojo Sandoz (Jesuit) def. Christian Ricardo (Terrebonne), 6-0, 6-0
No. 3 Ethan Bosch (Brother Martin) def. No. 6 Jessie Stalling (Terrebonne), 6-1, 6-0
No. 4 Sid Trouard (Jesuit) def. No. 7 Logan Duplantis (Central Lafourche), 6-0, 6-0

Girls’ Doubles Championship
No. 1 Caroline Arnold/Niki Bountovinas (Mt. Carmel) def. No. 2 Sydney Green/Casey Pappas (Mt. Carmel), 6-3, 6-0

Girls’ Doubles Semifinals
No. 1 Caroline Arnold/Niki Bountovinas (Mt. Carmel) def. No. 3 Annamarie Allen/Rachel Schlosser (Dominican), 6-1, 6-1
No. 2 Sydney Green/Casey Pappas (Mt. Carmel) def. No. 4 Katey Brennan/Danthaus (Mt. Carmel), 6-1, 6-2

Girls’ Doubles Quarterfinals
No. 1 Caroline Arnold/Niki Bountovinas (Mt. Carmel) def. No. 7 Marist Bourg/K. Harper (Dominican), 6-0, 6-0
No. 2 Sydney Green/Casey Pappas (Mt. Carmel) def. No. 5 Adele Hoth/Lucy Harper (Dominican), 6-2, 6-1
No. 3 Annamarie Allen/Rachel Schlosser (Dominican) def. No. 8 Kieran Hebert/Madison Lirette (H.L. Bourgeois), 6-0, 6-0
No. 4 Katey Brennan/Danthaus (Mt. Carmel) def. No. 6 Brittany Melancon/Lacey Leonard (H.L. Bourgeois), 6-2, 6-5

Boys’ Doubles Championship
No. 2 Hunter Kael/Jack Robinson (Brother Martin) def. No. 1 Nick Crockens/James Henican (Jesuit), 6-4, 6-3

Boys’ Doubles Semifinals
No. 1 Nick Crockens/James Henican (Jesuit) def. No. 4 Wes Melito/David Webster (Jesuit)
No. 2 Hunter Kael/Jack Robinson (Brother Martin) def. No. 3 Dexter Webster/Pierce Westbrook (Jesuit)

Boy’s Doubles Quarterfinals
No. 1 Nick Crockens/James Henican (Jesuit) def. No. 8 Asaro/Edwards (Brother Martin)
No. 2 Hunter Kael/Jack Robinson (Brother Martin) def. No. 7 Drew Modrynski/Braeden Manchester (Terrebonne)
No. 3 Dexter Webster/Pierce Westbrook (Jesuit) def. No. 5 Heindel/Walker (Brother Martin)
No. 4 Wes Melito/David Webster (Jesuit) def. No. 6 Dillon Deroche/Jacob Himel (H.L. Bourgeois)

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