Chung wins league title at 2A Evergreen tournament


W.F. West’s Justin Chung took home the 2A Evergreen Championship on Thursday, topping Centralia’s Jacoby Corwin 6-0, 6-1 to capture the league’s singles crown.

Chung was dominant throughout the tournament, first topping Centralia’s Pablo Dominguez 6-1, 6-2 before topping Tumwater’s Bodie Jackson 6-1, 6-2 in the semifinals.

As finalists, Chung and Corwin will head to the district tournament next week, as will W.F. West’s Javyn Han and Tumwater’s Kieran Cox, who will play in a third-place match tomorrow.

Jackson rebounded to take fifth place by beating Centralia’’s Jonah Lowe, making him the top alternate for next week’s district tournament.

In the double’s bracket, Shelton’s Jayden Lovingfoss and Wyatt Wagner rolled through the tournament, losing just four games en route to the league title.

In the final, they topped Tumwater’s top duo of Max Bunn and Luke Houk 6-0, 6-0.

Both duos are also heading to the district tournament, as are Centralia’s Connor O’Dell and Kadin Yeung and Tumwater’s Cody Lambert and Kaleb Peterson. Those duos will also be facing off for third place tomorrow.

The fifth-place match and alternate doubles bid will be decided tomorrow, as Tumwater’s Lawson Lougheed and Billy Clemens will go up against W.F. West’s Christian Patana and Will Cummings.

All remaining matches will take place tomorrow at Black Hills, while the district tournament will begin on Wednesday at the Steamboat Tennis & Athletic Club in Olympia on Wednesday.