’Cats defeat ChieftainsPublished 11:21pm Thursday, April 12, 2012
Visiting Three Rivers swept the singles flights on its way to a 6-2 Wolverine Conference tennis victory over Dowagiac Thursday afternoon.
The Chieftains got a pair of wins at No. 1 and No. 2 doubles.
Jessica Martin and Megan Hornburg defeated Emily Whitehead and Cory Sanders 6-0 and 6-2, while Madison Proshwitz and Rebecca Luth defeated Alyssa Barker and Paige Barton 6-4 and 6-3.
“This is a very young team, that worked very hard tonight,” Dowagiac coach Curtis Partee said. “But the unforced errors took us right out of the match. We continue to show some signs of improvement and we will keep working hard on the game.”
1. Omika Bell (TR) d. Kristina Bunn, 6-4,6-1; 2. Brenin Booko (TR) d. Sydney Foote 6-3, 2-6, 6-3; 3. Taylor Katsaros (TR) d. Hannah MacDonald 6-3, 6-3; 4. Alexis Brown (TR) d. Emily Schaus 6-1, 6-0
1. Jessica Martin-Megan Hornburg (D) d. Emily Whitehead-Cory Sanders 6-0, 6-2; 2. Madison Proshwitz-Rebecca Luth (D) d. Alyssa Baker-Paige Barton 6-4, 6-3; 3. Sera Brown-Jenna Keene (TR) d. Nicole Irwin-Mackenzie Ruff 6-1, 6-0; 4. Danielle Steveson-Amber King (TR) d. Kara Gaideski-Michelle Keene 7-6, 6-4