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WHS tennis girls drop two matches

Thursday, April 30, 2009

Amanda Kohn of Cherokee properly prepares to serve the ball during recent Lakes Conference girls tennis action in Cherokee. The Cherokee girls play in the Lakes Conference Tournament Saturday in Storm Lake. Photo by Paul Struck
The Cherokee Washington High girls tennis squad stayed busy this week, playing back-to-back Lakes Conference meets Monday and Tuesday nights.

Cherokee lost 9-0 Monday night against Estherville-LC in Cherokee, and Tuesday night dropped another 9-0 decision at Spencer.

Against E-LC in varsity singles for Cherokee, Allie Parker lost 10-3 to Stephanie Wittmer at #1, Michelle McGarry lost 10-4 to Lexie Hash at #2, Sydney Morton lost 10-1 to Erin Olson at #3, Amanda Kohn fell 10-2 to Emily Swalve at #4, Hillary Wilkie fell 10-1 to Kaylene Vos at #5, and Sanna Miller lost 10-2 to Trisha Nelson at #6.

Cherokee played without regular #1 player Demi Dunn, who was out with illness.

In varsity doubles action, Parker and Miller lost 10-2 to Wittmer and Swalve at #1, McGarry and Morton lost 10-2 to Hash and Olson at #2, and Kohn and Wilkie lost 10-1 Vos and Nelson at #3.

E-LC also won the JV competition 9-0. IN JV singles, Aurora Buschkamp lost 8-1 at #1, Nicole Kellen fell 8-0 at #2, Jackie Wilson lost 8-0 at #3, Denise Freed lost 8-5 at $4, Emily Estala lost 8-3 at #5, and Amber Haupert lost 8-0 at #6.

In JV doubles, Jordan Miller and Kellen lost 8-2 at #1, Kelsey Raper and Jenae Lundell lost 8-1 at #2, and Brianna Fowler and Shelby Bingham lost 8-2 at #3.

In varsity singles at Spencer, Dunn lost 10-6 to Hannah Maertens at #1, Parker lost 10-3 to Jennifer Barnett at #2, McGarry lost 10-2 to Mackenzie Kabrick at #3, Morton lost 10-3 to Holly McCloud at #4, Kohn lost 10-1 to Jill Wittrock at #5, and Wilkie lost 10-2 to Lutda Lovan at #6.

IN varsity doubles, Dunn and Parker lost 10-2 to Barnett and McCloud at #1, McGarry and Morton lost 10-3 to Kabrick and Lovan at #2, and Kohn and Wilkie lost 10-3 to Wittrock and Abby Bedore at #3.

Spencer also won the JV match 9-0. In JV singles for WHS, Miller lost 8-2 at #1, Buschkamp lost 8-1 at #2, Wilson lost 8-1 at #3, Freed lost 8-3 at #4, Estala lost 8-4 at #5, and Fowler lost 8-4 at #6.

In JV doubles, Raper and Lundell lost 8-0 at #1, Haupert and Jordan Miller lost 8-0 at #2, and Bingham and Kellen lost 8-6 at #3.

The winless Cherokee girls play in the Lakes Conference Tournament Saturday at Storm Lake, and host Le Mars in Cherokee Monday night.

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