Lady Lion tennis beats Lady Panthers, 3-2


By Chris Hoppes - [email protected]



Haylee Higgins makes the return for Miami Trace during a second singles match against Washington’s Anna Nestor Thursday, Sept. 24, 2015 at the Club at Quail Run.


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Washington’s Megan Downing is about to make the return of a shot during a first singles SCOL match against Miami Trace’s Bethany Reiterman Thursday, Sept. 24, 2015 at the Club at Quail Run.


Chris Hoppes | Record-Herald

In the second and final meeting of the season between the two teams, the Washington Lady Blue Lion tennis team defeated the Lady Panthers of Miami Trace, 3-2 on Thursday.

The match was played on Miami Trace’s home courts at the Club at Quail Run.

At first singles, Megan Downing beat Bethany Reiterman in a three-hour match, 6-4, 4-6, 7-5.

“What great tennis those two girls played,” Miami Trace head coach Kim Schirtzinger said.

At second singles, Anna Nestor beat Haylee Higgins, 6-3, 6-0.

Whitney Cockerill defeated Yui Kobayshi at third singles, 6-0, 6-2.

Maria Pickerill and Sierra Dawson beat Maddi Wallace and Cassie VanDyke, 6-0, 6-0 at first doubles.

At second doubles, Shelby Mulford and Macy Detty beat Jen Richards and Mackenzie Cress, 6-1 ,6-1.

Next up for both teams is the Division II Sectional tournament to be held Tuesday and Wednesday at Portsmouth High School.

Haylee Higgins makes the return for Miami Trace during a second singles match against Washington’s Anna Nestor Thursday, Sept. 24, 2015 at the Club at Quail Run.
http://recordherald.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/09/web1_HayleyHigginsMT10usvWHS9242015.jpgHaylee Higgins makes the return for Miami Trace during a second singles match against Washington’s Anna Nestor Thursday, Sept. 24, 2015 at the Club at Quail Run. Chris Hoppes | Record-Herald

Washington’s Megan Downing is about to make the return of a shot during a first singles SCOL match against Miami Trace’s Bethany Reiterman Thursday, Sept. 24, 2015 at the Club at Quail Run.
http://recordherald.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/09/web1_MeganDowningWHS10usvsMiamiTrace9242015.jpgWashington’s Megan Downing is about to make the return of a shot during a first singles SCOL match against Miami Trace’s Bethany Reiterman Thursday, Sept. 24, 2015 at the Club at Quail Run. Chris Hoppes | Record-Herald

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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