Brandywine, Edwardsburg play to 4-4 draw

Published 1:03 pm Thursday, April 29, 2010

The Lakeland Conference showdown between host Edwardsburg and Brandywine didn’t settle very much as the two teams played to a 4-4 tie.

Edwardsburg swept the singles flights, while Brandywine came away with all four victories in doubles play.

“What a great job by our kids,” Brandywine coach Joe Marazita said. “Today was the first time this season our team was at full strength and it is encouraging that we could tie a veteran team like Edwardsburg at their courts. I was really proud of Katie and Nichole’s performance in their three-set win.”

Katie Robbins and Nichole Coshow had to go three sets to defeat Hayley Jones and Jamie Richardson in the best match of the day.

After dropping the first set 6-1, Robbins and Coshow won the next two sets 6-3 and 6-3.

1. Christina Boesler (E) d. Brittney Molica, 7-5, 6-0; 2. Jenna Martin (E) d. Alyssa Robbins, 6-3, 6-3; 3. Alex Watts (E) d. Jessica Blank, 7-5, 6-1; 4. Emily Wagoner (E) d. Taylor Mattiford, 6-0, 6-0
1. Lauren Leonard/Kelsey Prestly (B) d. Liz Ledeay/Nicole Davenport, 7-6 (7-5), 7-5; 2. Katie Robbins/Nichole Coshow (B) d. Hayley Jones/Jamie Richardson, 1-6, 6-3, 6-3; 3. Audrey Simmons/Carlee Rankel (B) d. Nicole Nasko/Jacy Stachel, 6-2, 6-4; 4. Ashley DeJong/Lena Miles (B) d. Alyssa Nasco/Sakura Rowe, 6-1, 6-1

Cassopolis at Coloma
COLOMA – The Cassopolis tennis team picked up just one victory in its Lakeland Conference match against Coloma.

The win came in doubles when Karleigh Wright and Jade Gatson defeated Tona Querfurth-Iris Suasto 4-6, 6-1 and 10-7.

1. Erin Cross (Col) d. Savannah Sullivan 5-7, 6-4, 6-2; 2. Courney Hauch (Col) d. Stephanie Vlasicak 6-1, 6-2; 3. Sarah Mort (Col) d. quincy Poitras 6-0, 6-2; 4. Ashley Campbell (Col) d. Kayla Yuhas 6-1, 6-1
1. Stevee Parrigin-Kalin Flynn (Col) d. Beth Hummel-Davina Johnson 6-1, 6-1; 2. Jazzmin Guajardo-Yaneli Perez (Col) d. Deonna Walters-Celia Ash 6-1, 6-4; 3. Karleigh Wright-Jade Gaston (Cass) d. Tana Querfurth-Iris Suasto 4-6, 6-1, 10-7

Mishawaka at Edwardsburg
The Eddies blanked Mishawaka 8-0 in a non-conference match on Monday.
Edwardsburg won all eight flights in straight sets.

The closest match of the day came at No. 4 doubles where Alyssa Nasco and Sakura Rowe defeated Ashlee Roseboom and Arianna Harris 6-2 and 7-5.

1. Christina Boesler (E) d. Abbie Ivaldi 6-0, 6-1; 2. Jenna Martin  (E) d. Pat Herndon 6-0, 6-2; 3. Alex Watts  (E) d. Sam Fairchild 6-2, 6-2; 4. Emily Wagoner  (E) d. Miranda Ryan 6-4, 6-1
1. Liz Ledeay-Nicole Davenport  (E) d. 6-4, 6-3; 2. Hayley Jones-Jamie Richardson Cheyenne Tiaden-Brianna Crum 6-3, 6-2; 3. Nicole Nasco-Jacy Stachel  (E) d. Lindsey Herran-Felisha Weisinger 6-2, 6-4; 4. Alyssa Nasco-Sakura Rowe  (E) d. Ashlee Roseboom-Arianna Harris 6-2, 7-5

Lake Michigan at Cassopolis
Visiting Lake Michigan Catholic defeated Cassopolis 6-2 in a non-conference match.
The Rangers won both of their flights by forfeit.

Kayla Yuhas picked up a win at No. 4 singles, while the No. 4 doubles team of Jade Gaston and Karleigh Wright were also winners.

Lake Michigan…6
1. Sarah Monte (LMC) d. Savannah Sullivan 6-0, 6-1; 2. Leigh Ann Ives (LMC) d. Stephanie Vlasicak 6-0, 6-4; 3. Christa Marzke (LMC) d. Quincy Poitras 6-0, 6-1; 4. Kayla Yuhas (C) wins by forfeit
1. Lauren Foley-Elizabeth Nuter (LMC) d. Beth Hummel-Davina Johnson 6-1, 6-2; 2. Timee Defrancesco-Brook Walsh (LMC) d. Hannah Duebner-Kayla Hersberger 7-5, 6-4; 3. Meg Cecil-Jackie Brousseau (LMC) d. 6-0, 6-0; 4. Jade Gaston-Karleigh Wright (C) wins by forfeit