Matt Chavez, Sr., Niwot: He reached the No. 1 singles championship semifinals on his way to a fourth-place finish in his final season.

Brett Finan, So., Peak to Peak: Still just a sophomore, the Pumas' top player established himself as a future state title contender this season, finishing as the No. 1 singles state runner-up.

Connor Larson, Jr., Dawson School: Ending up in the 4A No. 1 singles state tournament bracket was a fitting end to the season for Mustangs' top player.

Tom Melville, Jr., Fairview: No stranger to the state tournament, this year he reached the championship quarterfinals and went on to place fourth in the No. 1 singles bracket.

Devin Harper, Sr., & David Zhao, Sr., Fairview: In their final season the Knights duo found a way to go out on top, defeating the pair from Regis Jesuit in the 5A No. 1 doubles state championship match.

Spencer Wolff, Sr., Broomfield: At the end of a breakout year, he capped off the 2016 season by qualifying for the 5A state tournament.

Ethan Katz, Jr., Boulder: He may not have won a match on the final weekend of the season but he was still one of the final 16 5A No. 1 singles players in the mix at Gates Tennis Center.

Ethan Schacht, Jr., Fairview: Playing in a tough No. 2 singles bracket at the 5A state tournament, he managed to play his way into the championship semifinals and eventually to a fourth-place finish.


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Coach of the year — Chad Tsuda, Fairview: Always having his team in contention, this year was no different and the Knight placed second in Class 5A.

HONORABLE MENTION

Singles: Riley Black, So. Niwot; Graham Blanco, Sr., Fairview; Riley Burridge, Fr., Dawson School; Teo Cariov, Fr., Peak to Peak; Jack Ferry, Sr., Monarch; Henry Hawk, Jr., Boulder; Reed Harrington, Sr., Monarch; Carter Holbrook, Fr., Dawson School; Caden Kammerer, Fr., Niwot; Simon Lupo, Sr., Broomfield; Everett Martin, Jr., Boulder; Michael Nagus, Sr., Silver Creek; Peter Nieuwlandt, Sr., Skyline; Brandon Nelson, So., Silver Creek; Charlie Vanderberg, Fr., Broomfield.

Doubles: Sam Bickham/Andrew Thomas, Niwot; Hans Callanan/Will Enterline, Boulder; Ben Chrisbens/Andy Wu, Fairview; Dallas Dye/Austin Dereksen, Longmont; Jake Fuhrman/Justin Thompson, Silver Creek; Justin Fristensky/Logan Fristensky, Monarch; CJ Fryberger/Kaden Rudolph, Longmont; Ben Howson/Sam Troughton, Dawson School; Mitchell Manwaring/Mason Lewis, Broomfield; Matthew Mazzetta/Jared Nielson, Silver Creek; Cade McClellan/Seth Clemente, Dawson School; Quinn McNamara/Cyrus Evans, Monarch; Declan Morrow/Bryce Stewart, Skyline; Riley Mulshine/Cruz Culpepper, Niwot; Connor Reuter/Noah Messman, Monarch; Gavyn Pure/Finn Jones, Dawson School; Brooks Savage/Adam Chehadi, Fairview; Manas Sains/Peter Graham, Niwot; Teddy Schoenfeld/Nathaniel Lim, Boulder; Blake Wood/Henry Kuhna, Broomfield.

Brad Cochi: 404-234-5919, bcochi@times-call.com or twitter.com/BradCochi