Lady Lion tennis falls 3-2 to Unioto


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Washington’s lone senior for this season, Chyna Cupp (center) was honored prior to the match against Unioto Thursday, Sept. 28, 2017. Cupp is joined by her teammates (l-r); Mei Kobayashi, Brooklyn Foose, Bre Taylor, Jen Richards, Cupp, Megan Downing, Sydnie Hall, Brynne Frederick, Payton Maddux and Bethany Wilt.


Photo by Mary Kay West

The Washington Lady Blue Lion tennis team hosted the squad from Unioto High School Thursday, Sept. 28 at the courts at Gardner Park.

Unioto won the match, winning three courts to two for Washington.

At first singles, nationally-ranked Sylvia Gray defeated Megan Downing, 6-0, 6-0. Gray has not lost a game in a match this season.

At second singles, Washington’s Jen Richards defeated Sara Spires, 6-0, 6-0.

Washington’s Sydnie Hall won at third singles, 6-1, 6-1 over Alyssa Gonzalas.

At first doubles, Brooklyn Foose and Bethany Wilt lost, 2-6, 6-3, 6-7 (6-8 tie-breaker) to Macy Bridenbaugh and Michelle Kerns.

At second doubles, Brynne Frederick and Payton Maddux also fell in three sets, 6-4, 4-6, 5-7 to Neysea Edwards and Eden Griesheimer.

In j-v play, Washington’s Mei Koboyashi won, 9-8 (tie-break score 7-3) and Bre Taylor won, 8-4.

Washington begins Sectional tournament play today in Portsmouth.

Washington’s lone senior for this season, Chyna Cupp (center) was honored prior to the match against Unioto Thursday, Sept. 28, 2017. Cupp is joined by her teammates (l-r); Mei Kobayashi, Brooklyn Foose, Bre Taylor, Jen Richards, Cupp, Megan Downing, Sydnie Hall, Brynne Frederick, Payton Maddux and Bethany Wilt.
http://www.recordherald.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/27/2017/10/web1_Chyna-Cupp-honored-as-a-WHS-10us-senior-9-28-2017-1.jpgWashington’s lone senior for this season, Chyna Cupp (center) was honored prior to the match against Unioto Thursday, Sept. 28, 2017. Cupp is joined by her teammates (l-r); Mei Kobayashi, Brooklyn Foose, Bre Taylor, Jen Richards, Cupp, Megan Downing, Sydnie Hall, Brynne Frederick, Payton Maddux and Bethany Wilt. Photo by Mary Kay West

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