Rydberg Falls in Doubles and Singles Tournament
Jon Rydberg, of Pine City, lost to Japan’s Shingo Kunieda in men’s singles wheelchair tennis at the Paralympic Games in Beijing, China. Rydberg falls 6-1, 6-1 in the 48 minute match. Rydberg won his first two matches of the tournament without dropping a set. The 1996 Pine City High School gradute and his doubles partner, Stephen Welch, lost Thursday in the doubles tournament. They lost to a team from the Netherlands 0-2.