GLADSTONE, MI – 8/27/2014 –One day after christening their brand new courts, the Negaunee Miner girls tennis team was on the road for yet another match-up. This time, they’d be going up against the non-conference rival Gladstone Braves. Coming off of a day where they swept the Ishpeming Hematites, the Miners came out and looked just as hungry for a win.
While they weren’t able to pull off the complete sweep, they did dominate the meet nonetheless, winning 7-1. Particularly in the singles, who have yet to lose a match yet this season through three meets. The results are as follows:
- Allison Carlson (Neg) def. Lauren Parrett (Glad) 6-1, 6-2
- Angie Ring (Neg) def. Bridget Becker (Glad) 6-1, 6-4
- Allison Ring (Neg) def. Mollie Wiltzius (Glad) 6-2, 6-1
- Dana DeBretto (Neg) def. Kacie Tryan (Glad) 6-0, 6-0
- Anna Caramella & Paige Schwartz (Glad) def. Hanna Kantola & Elly Kantola (Neg) 6-4, 6-2
- Lauren Anderson & Kassy Harsila (Neg) def. Bailey Griebel & Carly Devet (Glad) 6-4, 6-3
- Megan Syrjala & Nicole Violetta (Neg) def. Kara Salo & Ashley Lektzian (Glad) 6-2, 6-1
- Brook Bossert & Katrina Turecky (Neg) def. Alyssa Johnson & Paige Loehr (Glad) 6-0, 6-3
On today’s match-ups, Head Coach Kyle Saari had this to say:
“We played really well for this early in the season. Our doubles play was consistent and that was good to see. In singles, I feel we have a solid #4 player with Dana DeBretto’s experience.”
-Carl Leander Johnson
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