Brandywine’s Alli Srmek returns a shot against Dowagiac in the Bobcats’ 8-0 win Wednesday. (Leader photo/SCOTT NOVAK)
Brandywine’s Alli Srmek returns a shot against Dowagiac in the Bobcats’ 8-0 win Wednesday. (Leader photo/SCOTT NOVAK)

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Brandywine netters blank Dowagiac

Published 8:08am Thursday, April 10, 2014

Visiting Brandywine had little trouble defeating Dowagiac 8-0 in the Chieftains’ season opener Wednesday.

The Bobcats, who hadn’t played in over three weeks due to the weather, swept the singles flights in straight sets.

Dowagiac’s Madison Proshwitz reached for a return. (Leader photo/SCOTT NOVAK)
Dowagiac’s Madison Proshwitz reached for a return. (Leader photo/SCOTT NOVAK)

The most competitive matches of the day came at No. 1 and No. 2 doubles.

Katie Rose and Alli Srmek of Brandywine edged Dowagiac’s Madison Proshwitz and Gabby Leonard 3-6, 7-5 and 6-2 at No. 1 doubles.

At No. 2 doubles, the Bobcats’ Allie Wilson and Genesis Martin slipped past Isabel Vazquez and Abigail Brizendine 6-0, 3-6 and 6-1.

“Just a great effort by our entire team,” Brandywine coach Joe Marazita said. “I was really glad to see our No. 1 and No. 2 doubles teams win three set matches on the road.”

 

Brandywine – 8

Dowagiac – 0

Singles

1. Abbey Cole (BW) d. Olga Dickson-French, 6-0, 6-0; 2. Eishaa Rehman (BW) d. MacKenzie Ruff, 6-2, 6-0; 3. Hallie Carnes (BW) d. Linda Dickson-French, 6-3, 6-2; 4. Emily Erwin (BW) d. Kaley Brogen, 6-4, 6-1

 

Doubles

1. Katie Rose-Alli Srmek (BW) d. Madison Proshwitz-Gabby Leonard, 3-6, 7-5, 6-2; 2. Allie Wilson-Genesis Martin (BW) d. Isabel Vazquez-Abigail Brizendine, 6-0, 3-6, 6-1; 3. Alyssa Bolen-Rachel Szilagyi (BW) d. Kelly Rafferty-Katie Howard, 6-0, 6-0; 4. Olivia DePriest-Shaylee Smith (BW) d. Mary Bonomo-Lexi Chorba, 6-0, 6-0

 

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