The Aurora boys tennis team finished fourth with 23 points in the seven-team American Conference at the Suburban League Tournament Saturday at Highland High School in Granger Township.
Revere won the competition with 38 points and Highland (32) and Copley (29) placed second and third, respectively.
The Minutemen also won the overall title with 16 points. The Hornets placed second with 14 points and the Indians took third with 12 points.
The Greenmen settled for fourth place in the overall standings with 9 ½ points.
Aurora’s first doubles team of Ricky John and Krishna Mahankali finished third.
John and Mahankali defeated Tallmadge’s team Aaron Andrea and Joe Williamson 6-2, 6-2 to win the consolation final.
John and Mahankali earned a 6-1, 6-2 victory over Kent Roosevelt’s team of Sam Kirbabas ad Duncan Barr in their quarterfinal match before losing to the Hornets’ duo of Logan Spittle and AJ Cooper 6-2, 6-4 in their semifinal match.
Pranav Jayakumar and Zach Sender settled for fourth place at second and third singles, respectively.
Jayakumar lost to Highland’s Nate Gillin 6-3, 6-2 in the consolation final. Jayakumar defeated the Rough Riders’ Erik Martin 4-6, 6-2, 6-1 in his first match before losing to eventual champion Ram Kumar of Revere 6-0, 6-0 in his semifinal match.
Sender was defeated by the Hornets’ Pavel Beylansky 6-3, 6-4 in his consolation final.
Sender posted a 6-3, 6-7, 6-3 win over Roosevelt’s Patrick Gallagher in his quarterfinal match before bowing out in semifinal play to Copley’s Holden Schmid 6-1, 6-0.
Mitchell Curtis placed fifth at first singles. He lost his opening-round match and then got a bye in his first consolation match.
Curtis defeated Reece Parry 8-0 in the fifth-place match.