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Negaunee Girls Tennis (7) Keeps Rolling VS Marquette (1)

The Miners continued to defend the new courts well!
The Miners continued to defend the new courts well!

NEGAUNEE, MI -9/16/2014 –  The Negaunee Miners girls tennis team continued their impressive season against Marquette yesterday, earning their sixth victory of the year.  Behind yet another strong performance from the singles side of the meet, the Miners were able to overpower the Marquette girls  en route to a dominating victory.  Allison Carlson & Angie Ring in particular have put up dominating win after dominating win, with only one set being dropped all season long between the two and zero matches lost.  The results are as follows:


  1. Allison Carlson (Neg) def. Maddie Connen (Mqt)  6-1, 6-1

  2. Angie Ring (Neg) def. Eliza Annelin (Mqt)  6-1, 6-1

  3. Dana DeBretto (Neg) def. Taylor Swajanen (Mqt)  6-4, 6-2

  4. Allison Ring (Neg) def. Christina Nestorz (Mqt)  6-1, 6-3



  1. Hanna & Elly Kantola (Neg) def. Amanda Gray & Jordan Berglunci (Mqt)  6-4, 6-4

  2. Lauren Anderson & Kassy Harsila (Neg) def. Brenna Leafers & Aubrey Reynolds-Erspamer (Mqt)  6-4, 7-6 (3)

  3. Megan Syrjala & Nicole Violetta (Neg) def.  Mallory Grugin & Hanna Swajanen (Mqt)  6-3, 6-1

  4.  Maisie Ciallo & Jillian Fyre (Mqt) def. Katrina Turecky & Brooke Bossert (Neg)


Another win for Coach Saari & Co.
Another win for Coach Saari & Co.

Following the match, head coach Kyle Saari had this to say:

Our singles lineup continues to carry us, but we’ve been making some strides in some doubles flights as well.  In particular today, our #3 doubles (Megan Syrjala & Nicole Violetta) played very well.”

The Miners next meet will be Tuesday, September 16th in Gwinn.  The girls have four matches this week, all right in a row.  They will play on Wednesday & Thursday at home at 4pm.  Go on out and support the girls in their quest for the MPC title!

-Carl Leander Johnson


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