The rebuilding Redwood Valley boys tennis team opened up the season with a 7-0 loss to visiting New Ulm Tuesday afternoon at the RVHS tennis courts.
The?Cards (0-1) were competitive in the first three singles, but Taylor Rebstock, Ben Schmidt and Tyler Hagen all fell in straight sets.
Shawn Sherman and Logan Jensen would drop a 6-3, 6-3 decision at second singles.
“I?thought our top three singles played well,” coach Jeremy Robinson said. “It was a good learning experience to start the season.”

New Ulm                7
Redwood Valley    0
Singles; (1)Michael Maudal (NU)?def. Taylor Rebstock 6-2, 7-5; (2)Cal Collumn (NU)?def. Ben Schmidt 6-4, 6-2; (3)Josh Koelpin (NU)?def. Tyler Hagen 6-2, 6-4; (4)Mads Sgaard (NU) def. Jordan Rasmussen 6-1, 6-0
Doubles:?(1)Johnson-Gomez (NU) def. Davila-Russell 6-2, 6-0; (2)Menzel- Gartner (NU) def. Sherman-Jensen 6-3, 6-3; (3)NU wins by forfeit