Warren’s Lobdell named Region 2 Player of the Year; six other Dragons earn all-star honors

Warren's Jimmy Lobdell was named Region 2 Tennis Player of the Year.

Warren tennis standout Jimmy Lobdell was named the Region 2 Player of the Year as voted on by region coaches.

The Dragons’ No. 1 singles player advanced to the District 10 2A semifinals as a singles player and helped lead Warren to a second place finish in the D10 team tournament.

Lobdell and Lionel Eason were selected to the Region 2 singles first team. Alex Fincher earned singles second team recognition.

The doubles combinations of Caleb Ei and Zach Fincher and Cade Poston and Bryce McCracken were named Region 2 doubles first team.

Ei is the only junior among the group of all-stars, with Lobdell, Eason, Alex and Zach Fincher, Poston and McCracken all graduating seniors.

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Region 1 All-Stars

First team


Dallas Larimer Hickory 9

Vijay Perry Greenville 11

Will Kemeny Grove City 12

Zach Cattron Sharon 11


Greenville: Trent Brady (12), Ethan Hause (11)

Grove City: Peter Birmingham (12), Mason Wise (12)

Second team


Shawn Gilfoyle Greenville 12

Ronnie Mutinelli Greenville 11

Will Rastatter Grove City 12


Greenville: Steve Jaussen (11), Nicholas Kytchak (11)

Grove City: Charles Nesbit (12), Jasper Franken (11)

Region co-champions — Greenville, Grove City

Region player of the year — Dallas Larimer, Hickory

Region 2 All-Stars

First team


Jimmy Lobdell Warren 12

Lionel Eason Warren 12

Jeff McGregor Oil City


Warren: Caleb Ei (11), Zach Fincher (12)

Warren: Cade Poston (12), Bryce McCracken (12)

Second team


Alex Fincher Warren (12)

Alec Klapec Oil City

Caleb Gardner Oil City

Region champion — Warren

Region player of the year — Jimmy Lobdell

Note: There were no second-team doubles selections due to lack of nominations.

Region 3 All-Stars

First team


Jake Geiger Fairview 12

Grayson Millette Fairview 9

Mitchell May Harbor Creek 12


Fairview: Sunjay Iyer (9), Ethan Bartley (10)

Fairview: Brennan Grabowski (10), Nick Franos (12)

Second team


Ben Butler Conneaut (Ohio) 12

Joe Pakulski Fairview 10

Molly Dobrzynski General McLane 12

Neil Chen Mercyhurst Prep 10


Harbor Creek: Eric Brinling (12), Ryan Scott (11)

Harbor Creek: Hadley Howell (12), Madison May (10)

Region champion — Fairview

Region player of the year — Jake Geiger, Fairview

Region 4 All-Stars

First team


Joe DeMarco Cathedral Prep 12

Matt DeMarco Cathedral Prep 11

Anthony Villella Erie 10


Cathedral Prep: Tom Prichard (9), Dave Estes (11)

Cathedral Prep: Jon Horstman (11), Alex Clement (12)

Second team


Alec Thomas Cathedral Prep 12

Stephen Moyer McDowell 12

Matt Prenovitz Erie 9

Joe Puckly McDowell 11


Erie: Sam Gilman (11), Dan Wolford (10)

Meadville: Shane McElhinny (11), Tucker Watson (11)

Region champion — Cathedral Prep

Region player of the year — Joe DeMarco, Cathedral Pre