Saturday, September 9, 2017
St Anthony Village High School
Park Center High School
The girls got an early start to their Saturday morning with a dominating win at the home of the Pirates of Park Center. Singles players Celeste A, Reese F and Sophie McPherson breezed to victory. Anna R playing at 2nd battled to win 8-5. In doubles play Esther Mumbi and Sophia H held off a late rally to win 9-7. Ellie F and Lily A partnered up well and won at 2nd and Erika T and Oygen C got a nice win at 3rd We got in some shortened exhibition matches with all 19 girls seeing action.
In our second match of the morning we faced a hungry Spring Lake Park, looking for their first win of the season. We juggled our line up a bit with Lily Alexander moving to 3rd singles, she lost 8-6 in a very close match. Anna Rosha and Sophie McPherson continued their winning ways with wins at 2nd and 4th singles. Esther and Sophia H couldn’t get anything going at 1st doubles. Reese F moved to 2nd doubles and partnered with her cousin Ellie F winning 8-2. Katie Van Kuiken and Sophia G got the nod at 3rd doubles and came up a little short. The Panthers came away with the 4-3 victory. Of course the highlight of the morning was a stop for an early lunch at the local Culvers.