Sports

SLIDESHOW: Enumclaw tennis maintains lead

The Enumclaw High girls tennis team topped White River 3-2 in league action April 13, then scored another 3-2 league win over Bonney Lake April 14 and its third South Puget Sound League 3A win of the week 5-0 Thursday over Auburn Mountainview to keep its record clean.

White River singles Morgan Wilson and Rachel Hoflack picked up wins in singles play. After a 6-2 setback, Wilson topped Rachel Holly 6-4, 6-2, while Hoflack won over Alex Putman, 7-5, 6-4.

Enumclaw dominated the doubles’ courts. EHS’s Anna Nelson and Lauren Redman beat Haley Havelock and Courtney Hall 6-1, 7-5. Breanna Pierce and Julie Sanders won over Kelli Hoffman and Heidi Lyons, 6-2, 6-2, while Gina Sanders and Bedda Johnson paired up for a 6-0, 6-0 victory over White River’s Katie Durrant and Taylor Wombacher.

In EHS’s makeup contest with Bonney Lake, it was a battle.

Putman captured a singles win for EHS 6-2, 6-0, while doubles Pierce and Julie Sanders and Gina Sanders and Johnson won their matches too, but it was the No. 1 doubles match that thrilled fans as Redman and Nelson squared off against top players Alise and Emily McCoy. The McCoy sisters won 6-4, 6-4.

The Hornets cruised past Auburn Mountainview Thursday 5-0.

After dropping a 6-2 set, Holley was an easy winner 6-3 6-3. Putman won 6-2, 6-1.

In doubles, Nelson and Redman rallied from a 6-2 loss to win 6-4, 6-4. Julie Sanders and Pierce also came back after a 6-2 loss. They won the next two 6-1, 6-3, while Gina Sanders and Johnson went the distance, but won 7-6(2), 7-6(3).

We encourage an open exchange of ideas on this story's topic, but we ask you to follow our guidelines for respecting community standards. Personal attacks, inappropriate language, and off-topic comments may be removed, and comment privileges revoked, per our Terms of Use. Please see our FAQ if you have questions or concerns about using Facebook to comment.
blog comments powered by Disqus

Read the latest Green Edition

Browse the print edition page by page, including stories and ads.

Aug 27 edition online now. Browse the archives.