Boys Tennis Journal Star

Newspaper Articles


2015 Season – Peoria Journal Star
5/23/15  “Richwoods Aces Dunlap Tennis Sectional”
5/21/15  “Re-Tooled Redbirds Courting Next Crown”
5/18/15   “Metamora Flies High at M-I Tennis Tournament”
4/1/15    “Mid-Illini Tennis Starting at Deuce”
2014 Season Peoria Journal Star
6/17/14    “A Fourth, Of Course”  (Will Koehrsen Player of the Year)
5/31/14    “Morton Tennis Duo, Redbirds’ Koehrsen Still in Tournament”
5/30/14    “Sweet 16s for Trio of Area Players”
5/29/14    “Seeking More Senior Moments at State Tennis Finals”
5/25/14    “Metamora Aces Tennis Sectionals”
5/20/14    “Metamora Tennis Perfect in Mid-Illini”
4/2/14      “Metamora Tennis Team Has Deep Well of Talent”
2013 Season Peoria Journal Star
6/13/13    “Metamora Junior Will Koehrsen Awarded JS Boys Tennis Player of the Year”
5/26/13    “Metamora Tennis Duo Finishes Sixth at IHSA State Tournament”
5/25/13    “Doubles Teams from Metamora, Morton Advance to State Tennis Quarterfinals”
5/24/13    “Metamora’s Goettler and Koehrsen, Morton’s Reiman Brothers in Main Draw”
5/22/13    “Doubles Teams Get 5-8 Seeds at IHSA Boys Tennis Tournament”
5/19/13    “Richwoods Ends Birds’ 6-Year Run”
5/17/13    “Area Boys Tennis Teams Stepping Up to Sectionals”
5/11/13    “Potters Unseat Six-Time Defending Tennis Champs”
5/7/13      “44”
3/27/13    “Wealth of Boys Tennis Talent Returns”
2012 Season Peoria Journal Star
6/12/12    “Metamora Sophomore is Boys Tennis POY” (Will Koehrsen Player of the Year)
5/25/12    “Doubles Teammates Are Only JS-Area Players Still in Championship Bracket”
5/24/12    “State Tennis Notes – Mid-Illini Well Represented”
5/20/12    “Metamora Aces Dunlap Tennis Sectional”
5/12/12    “Metamora Nets Sixth Straight M-I Tennis Title”
5/2/12      “Metamora Fares Well at Pitchford Invite”
4/18/12    “Redbird Winning Streak Halted”
4/4/12      “Redbird Schedule is Fierce”
3/29/12    “Metamora Talented, Deep”
3/29/12    “Journal Star Boys Tennis Preview”
3/29/12    “Metamora Tennis Kicks Off Spring in Style”
2011 Season – Peoria Journal Star
6/9/11    “Lots of Good Will” (Will Koehrsen Player of the Year)
5/22/11  “In With the Old, and New”
5/17/11  “More First-Place Finishes for Metamora”
4/23/11  “Metamora Boys Tennis Continues Hot Streak”
4/6/11    “Redbirds Finish High”
4/6/11    “117-0”
4/6/11    “Journal Star Boys Tennis Preview”
4/5/11    “Youth is Served in Mid-Illini Tennis”
2010 Season– Peoria Journal Star
6/14/10  “Game . . . Set . . . No Match” (Stephan Rauh Player of the Year)
5/30/10  “Metamora Finishes 10th in Team Standings”
5/29/10  “Tough Second Day for Metamora Trio”
5/28/10  “Metamora Comes Up Aces on State’s Day 1”
5/27/10  “Filling Seniors’ Shoes No Small Feat”
5/23/10  “Metamora Completes Mastery”
5/22/10  “Metamora Secures Title at Richwoods”
5/21/10  “Sectional Shuffle Not Kind to Area”
5/15/10  “Metamora Cashes Plenty of M-I Checks”
5/12/10  “Remarkable Run for Redbirds Tennis”
4/21/10  “Full Nest”
4/14/10  “Rollin’ Redbird”
4/5/10    “Journal Star Boys Tennis Preview”
2009 Season– Peoria Journal Star
5/30/09  “Top-Seeded Team Beats Metamorans”
5/29/09  “Metamora Tennis Duo Into Round of 16”
5/28/09  “New Metamora Duo is Food for Thought”
5/24/09  “Metamora Earns Sectional Title”
5/19/09  “Metamora Tennis Three-Peat”
5/6/09    “M-I Conference Showdown Set”
4/22/09  “Mid-Illini Update”
2008 Season– Peoria Journal Star 
5/16/08  “Metamora No Longer a Sectional Surprise”
5/10/08  “Redemption for Metamora”
4/30/08  “Mid-Illini Race Gets Down to Business”
2007 Season– Peoria Journal Star
5/20/07  “Metamora Wins Ottawa Sectional”
5/19/07  “Area Teams go their Separate Ways in Postseason”
5/15/07  “Ahead of Schedule”
5/12/07  “Metamora Sees Youthful Success”
3/29/07  “Baby ‘Birds Ready to Leave the Nest”
2005 Season– Peoria Journal Star
4/29/05  “Metamora Tennis Tops Dunlap”
2004 Season– Peoria Journal Star
5/24/04  “Metamora Defends Sectional Title”
5/22/04  “Metamora Senior Hopes for a Doubles Delight”
4/21/04  “Metamora Boys Tennis is M-I Perfect”
2003 Season– Peoria Journal Star
5/25/03  “A Historic Afternoon for Metamora”
5/23/03  “Four All The Marbles Is How Metamora Sees It”
5/18/03  “Metamora Kings Of Mid-Illini Nets”
5/9/03  “Metamora Boys Tennis Gets Revenge on Road”
5/7/03  “Mid-Illini Homestretch”
2002 Season– Peoria Journal Star
5/18/02  “Today State, Tomorrow the Sectional”
4/5/02  “Metamora Records Key Mid-Illini Tennis Win Over Morton”
3/28/02  “Rapidly Improving Redbird”
3/27/02  “Tennis Tournament Unqualified Success”
2001 Season– Peoria Journal Star
6/22/01  “A Flock of Redbirds Descend on T-C”
4/1/01  “Redbird Tennis Tandem Just Got Acquainted in First Place”
1999 Season– Peoria Journal Star
5/7/99  “Metamora Coach Takes Doubles Potential Into Account”