Lady Lion tennis blanks Circleville


The Washington Lady Blue Lion tennis team played a non-league match at Circleville Monday, Aug. 21.

Washington won the match, 5-0.

At first singles, Megan Downing defeated Taylor Huffer, 6-4, 6-1.

At second singles, Jen Richards rallied after dropping the first set to beat Melanie Winter, 4-6, 6-3, 6-4.

At third singles, Sydnie Hall beat Allyson Withers, 6-4, 6-1.

At first doubles, Bethany Wilt and Brooklyn Foose beat Graul and Timmons, 6-2, 7-6 (16-14 tiebreak).

At second doubles, Brynne Frederick and Payton Maddux defeated Shaw and Hinton, 7-5, 6-1.

“(It was a) great effort by all the girls,” Washington head coach Samantha Leach said. “Especially our first doubles team for pulling out an awesome tie-break win in the second set.”

Washington will host a Frontier Athletic Conference match with Hillsboro today at 4:30 p.m.

Staff report