Lady Lion tennis drops pair of SCOL matches


Falls to Massie, Chillicothe

By Chris Hoppes - [email protected]



Washington’s Sierra Dawson makes the return during an SCOL match against Chillicothe at the courts at Gardner Park Tuesday, Sept. 8, 2015.


The Washington Lady Blue Lion tennis team has had a couple of tough matches back-to-back in the South Central Ohio League.

On Thursday, Sept. 3, Washington hosted Clinton-Massie and lost, 3-2.

On Tuesday, Sept. 8, Washington was back on the courts at Gardner Park, losing to Chillicothe, again by a score of 3-2.

Against Massie, at first singles, Megan Downing lost to Morghan Eades, 2-6, 4-6.

At second singles, Anna Nestor beat Anne Thompson, 6-0, 6-1.

Jen Richards lost at third singles to Kelly Deatherage, 0-6, 0-6.

Washington and Clinton-Massie split the two doubles matches.

At first doubles, Maria Pickerill and Sierra Dawson won in three sets, 6-4, 4-6, 6-3 over Emma Bailey and Claire Corruthers.

In the second doubles match, Mackenzie Cress and Gretchen Milstead lost to Jordan Bills and Hailey Clayborn, 2-6, 1-6.

Against the Lady Cavaliers last evening, Megan Downing lost to Bekah Ray in first singles, 1-6, 1-6.

Anna Nestor won the second singles court, 6-1, 6-1 over Carly McCloy.

Jen Richards lost to Madeline Digges at third singles, 0-6, 1-6.

At first doubles, Sierra Dawson and Maria Pickerill lost to Jera Copley and Brittany Harper, 4-6, 6-7 (5-7).

At second doubles, Gretchen Milstead and Mackenzie Cress beat Hannah Kessler and Xena Stearos, 4-6, 6-3, 10-6. The third set was a super tiebreaker to 10, because the match had been decided, according to Washington coach Mitch Augenstein.

There was one j-v match on a hot Tuesday afternoon.

Washington’sAubry Leonard beat Heidi Arth, 8-4.

Washington will be at East Clinton on Thursday and back home against Circleville on Monday.

Washington’s Sierra Dawson makes the return during an SCOL match against Chillicothe at the courts at Gardner Park Tuesday, Sept. 8, 2015.
http://recordherald.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/09/web1_SierraDawsonWHStennisvChilicothe982015.jpgWashington’s Sierra Dawson makes the return during an SCOL match against Chillicothe at the courts at Gardner Park Tuesday, Sept. 8, 2015.
Falls to Massie, Chillicothe

By Chris Hoppes

[email protected]

Reach Chris Hoppes at 740-335-3611, ext. 1104, or on Twitter @choppes1

Reach Chris Hoppes at 740-335-3611, ext. 1104, or on Twitter @choppes1

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