Burns first, Lady ‘Cane fourth at Hurricane Invitational

WILMINGTON — Claire Burns was Wilmington’s lone winner Saturday at the Hurricane Invitational tennis tournament on the WHS courts.

Burns won the first singles bracket as the Lady Hurricane finished fourth overall in the team standings.

Burns rallied to win her championship match over Mazurek of Springboro 2-6, 7-5, (10-0).

Springboro was first in the team standings with Miamisburg runnersup.

Wilmington’s Josie Nichols was third at third singles.


Aug 24, 2019

Hurricane Invitational

@Wilmington High School

Team Scores

Springboro 39 Miamisburg 30 Northwestern 28 Wilmington 25 Westerville Central 25 Kings 18 Washington 11 Little Miami 7

First Singles

• Claire Burns def Foose (WCH) 8-1, def Campbell (M) 6-0, 6-2; def Mazurek (S) 2-6, 7-5, (10-0). Finished first

Second Singles

• Allie Kees def Gause (K) 8-5; was def by Bussert (M) 0-6 2-6; was def by Pederson (NW) 4-6, 5-7. Finished fourth

Third Singles

• Josie Nichols def Pratt (LM) 8-0; was def by Yeager (NW) 4-6, 6-2, (4-10); def Baker (WC) 6-0, 6-0. Finished third.

First Doubles

• Jenna Taylor, Emilee Pham were def by Bussert, Hill (M) 2-8; def Dye, Goddard (LM) 8-0; def Dotson, Smith (NW) 8-3. Finished fifth.

Second Doubles

• Rachel Barker, Gracie Conger were def by Gibson, Sen (WC) 4-8; def Worth, Newsome (W) 8-0; were def by Limes, Tanner (NW) 6-8. Finished sixth.