Broncos edge Ladycats on Monk courts 3-2


MT ORAB — After a hard rain shower, the non-league tennis match between Blanchester and Western Brown was completed Tuesday with the Lady Broncos coming out on top 3-2 here at the Alma Monk Tennis Complex.

The loss puts the Ladycats at 3-2 on the year. Western Brown is 6-2.

“First off, I can’t believe we got the match in,” BHS coach Matt Sexton said. “Only once did the rain get hard enough to cause the courts to be a little slick.”

Sexton said the first doubles match “was a high-quality match” with Alexis Vestal and Korie White coming up just short for BHS.

On Monday, Blanchester faced Waynesville but the match was suspended because of inclement weather.

“Waynesville was much improved over a year ago. The matches at one and two have been good matches. I’m really pleased with how Grace (King) has turned her match around. She’s got a good shot to rally and win that in three. First doubles took care of business and second doubles was well on their way.”

SUMMARY

Aug. 29, 2017

@Western Brown High School

Alma Monk Tennis Complex

Western Brown 3, Blanchester 2

Singles

• Hanna Young (WB) def Erin Wilson 7-5, 6-1

• Savanna Roades (WB) def Kayla Allen 6-1, 6-0

• Lexie Winemiller (B) def Madison Kirk 6-6 (5-3) retired

Doubles

• Brooklyn O’Hara, Becca Carroll (WB) def Alexis Vestal, Korie White 6-4, 6-4

• Grace King, Lydia Falgner (B) def Hanna Broshear, Sierra Swisher 1-6, 7-5, [10-4]

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Aug 28 2017

@Waynesville High School

Blanchester 1, Waynesville 1

* indicates team serving at suspension

Singles

• Roslynn Pappeti (WV) led Erin Wilson 7-6(4) 5-4*

• Katelyn Abney (WV) def Lilly Tedrick 6-1, 6-4

• Morgan Archer (WV) led Grace King 6-4, *1-3 ad-out

Doubles

• Alexis Vestal, Korie White (B) defr Hannah Selk, Korryn Bradley 6-1, 6-2

• Lexie Winemiller, Lydia Falgner led Jade Buckland, Emery Siders 4-0* 15-love

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