West Branch 3, East Liverpool 2
BELOIT–The West Branch girls tennis team edged East Liverpool 3-2 on Thursday. The Warriors are now 4-0 overall and 4-0 in the NET. The Potters fall to 3-1, 3-1.
East Liverpool’s McKenzie Harman came up with a three-hour marathon victory over Abby Stephens in the second singles match.
In the deciding second doubles match, the Warriors rallied from a 4-1 deficit in the first set.
East Liverpool hosts Claymont Saturday. West Branch is at East Palestine Monday.
FIRST SINGLES: Marina Egli (WB) def. Chloe Stewart, 6-0, 6-0.
SECOND SINGLES: McKenzie Harman (EL) def. Abby Stephens, 4-6, 7-6 (7-3), 6-4.
THIRD SINGLES: Mallory Barnhouse (EL) def. Makayla Randlett, 6-1, 6-1.
FIRST DOUBLES: Ashlie Algaier-Emily Algaier (WB) def. Isabella Morris-Gianna Davie, 6-1, 6-0.
SECOND DOUBLES: Claire Headland-Ashlyn Pinker (WB) def. Hannah Swigert-Taylor Bell, 7-5, 6-2.
United 3, Salem 2
HANOVERTON–United beat Salem 3-2 in girls tennis action Thursday.
United is at Lordstown Monday
FIRST SINGLES: Morgan Hovorka (U) def. Elena Economous, 7-5, 2-6, 7-6.
SECOND SINGLES: Emily McKarns (U) def. Emma Griffith, 6-4, 6-4.
THIRD SINGLES: Blake Oller (S) def. Hannah Baker, 6-4, 6-4.
FIRST DOUBLES: Lauren Hippely-Olivia Hippely (U) won by forfeit.
SECOND DOUBLES: Laney Lankford-Makayla Clifton (S) def. Erica Gudat-Riley Dangel, 6-3, 6-2.