By JASON EPP •Leader & Times Liberal singles and doubles entries at the 5A Regional Tournament in Arkansas City were all eliminated in the first round. In singles competition Mitchell Irby lost to Max Hesse of Kaupan, 6-3, 6-1, and Joseph Cotto lost to Goddard’s Timio Lopez (6-1,6-0) who won the event. In doubles competition Hernandez and Buchanan lost 6-1, 6-1 to Arkansas City and Grant/Borjas lost to a team from Andover Central, 6-0, 6-1.
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