Munising’s Ackerman, Gendron win titles

MUNISING – A pair of tennis players from Munising captured titles at the Upper Peninsula Tennis Open held in Kingsford July 12-13.

Marissa Ackerman won the girls’ singles competition with a 6-2, 6-2 triumph over Kira Moutone of Iron Mountain.

Rod Gendron, Munising High School’s boys and girls tennis coach, joined forces with Mike Menghini of Appleton, Wisconsin, to claim the Men’s A Doubles championship.

Gendron-Menghini defeated Matt Lobeck of Ashwaubenon, Wisconsin, and Collin Kuoppala of Iron Mountain, 6-2, 6-4.

Information compiled by Senior Sports Writer Craig Remsburg. He can be reached at 906-228-2500, ext. 251, or via email at