The Ottawa girls tennis team opened the season Friday by finishing runner-up to champion Timothy Christian, 32-31, at their own four-team Nite Lite Invite.
In A Flight doubles, Ottawa’s Rylee O’Fallon and Jenna Smithmeyer won twice and lost once to place second, falling 6-1, 6-4 in the title match. Isabel Heimsoth and Emma Walker went 1-2, finishing fourth.
In B Flight doubles, the Pirates’ Mika Moreland and Abby Morris defeated teammates Makenzie Eichelkraut and Bri Morris for third place, with Moreland and Morris going 2-1 and the other Pirates’ entry 1-2.
In the singles bracket, Ottawa’s Emma Cushing scored a runner-up finish with a 2-1 record, falling 6-0, 6-0 to Timothy Christian’s Jane Carter for the title.
Serena-Newark 157, Earlville 180: At Earlville Country Club, the Huskers bested Earlville led by Cam Figgins’ medalist-winning 37. Carson Baker (40) and Hudson Stafford (41) also led Serena-Newark.
For the Red Raiders, Rocco Morsovillo’s 40, Joseph Jungels’ 45 and a 47 courtesy of Trenton Fruit led the scores.
Source: The Daily Chronicle