Lady Lions still perfect at 9-0
DuBOIS — The Altoona girls tennis team improved to 9-0 with a 9-0 win at DuBois Monday in high school action.
The Lady Lions got singles wins from Maura Skelley, Lindsey Hallinan, Kayley Burke, Alese Rinker and Jasmine VonColln.
Doubles victories were earned by Rinker and Burke, Olivia Hudson and VonColln, Zoe Wilson and Emma Smelley, along with Eve Hogan and Molly Kruez.
SINGLES: Skelley, A, def. Zartman, 6-0, 6-0; 2, Hallinan, A, def. Strouse, 6-3, 6-2; 3, Burke, A, def. Heberling, 6-2, 6-1; 4, Rinker, A, def. Alker, 6-3, 6-2; 5, VonColln, A, def. McAnnich, 6-0, 6-1
DOUBLES: Rinker-Burke, A, def. Zartman-Strouse, 8-2; 2, Hudson-VonColln,A, def. Heberling-Alker, 8-1; 3, Wilson-Smelley, A, def. McAnnich-Henrichs, 8-6; 4, Hogan-Kreuz, A, def. Vandure-Potter, 8-4
Records: Altoona (9-0), DuBois (9-2)
Eagles get No. 3
TYRONE — Tyrone improved to 3-2 with a 7-0 victory over Clearfield.
The Lady Eagles got singles wins from Tina Hollen, Winnie Grot, Ava McCracken, Grace Gensimore and Lindsey Walk. The doubles teams of Lara Pilgrim and Lindsey Walk, along with Alicia Endress and Emilee Walk, were also victorious.
SINGLES: 1, Hollen, T, def. Gaines, 6-0, 6-0; 2, Grot, T, def. Kr. VanTassell, 6-0, 6-0; 3, McCracken, T, def. Ky. VanTassell, 6-1, 6-1. 4, Gensimore, T, def. Mercado, 6-1, 6-0. 5, L. Walk, T, won by forfeit.
DOUBLES: 1, Pilgrim-L. Walk, T, def. Ky. VanTassell-Gaines, 8-3. 2, Endress-E. Walk, T, def. Kr. VanTassel-Mercado, 8-2.
Records: Tyrone (3-2), Clearfield (0-8)
Central holds on
MARTINSBURG — A singles win by Kierra Mountain and doubles victories by the teams of Lindsey Kensinger and Eva Rhule, and Allison Brooks and Candace Holt, sparked Central to a 3-2 victory over Chestnut Ridge in high school girls tennis.
Central improved to 6-2. Ridge got singles wins from Payton Whysong and Vanessa Hyde.
SINGLES: 1, Whysong, CR, def. Longenecker, 6-0, 6-1. 2, Hyde, CR, def. Berkhimer, 6-2, 6-3. 3, Mountain, C, def. Smith, 6-1, 6-0.
DOUBLES: 1, Kensinger-Rhule, C, def. Barnes-Webb, 6-2, 6-0. 2, Brooks-Holt, C, def. Corle-Ahmad, 6-0, 6-0.
Records: Central (6-2).
Bishop Guilfoyle improved to 6-5 with a 4-1 win over Richland at Mansion Park.
The Lady Marauders got singles wins from Emily Stevens, Wendy Weng and Sarah Manna. The doubles team of Victoria McElhany and Mary Gunnett also won.
SINGLES: 1, Stevens, BG, def. Sweeney, 6-4, 6-1; 2, Weng, BG, def. Giebfried, 6-0, 6-0; Manna, BG, def. Yeager, 6-0, 6-1.
DOUBLES: 1, McElhany-Gunnett, BG, def. Fresch-Sanchez, 6-2, 6-4.
Records: Bishop Guilfoyle (6-5)