Lady Panther tennis defeats Astros


By Chris Hoppes - choppes@aimmediamidwest.com



Cameron Bucher follows through on her forehand shot for Miami Trace during a Frontier Athletic Conference match against Hillsboro on the courts at Miami Trace Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2018.

Cameron Bucher follows through on her forehand shot for Miami Trace during a Frontier Athletic Conference match against Hillsboro on the courts at Miami Trace Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2018.


Chris Hoppes| Record-Herald file photo

The Miami Trace Lady Panther tennis team made it back-to-back wins Wednesday with a 5-0 decision over the visiting Astros of East Clinton High School just a day after beating conference opponent Hillsboro.

At first singles, Anita Pursell defeated Haley Harrell in what proved to be the toughest match of day, 6-4, 7-5 (7-3).

At second singles, Bayley Thompson beat Alexia Garen, 6-0, 6-0.

At third singles, Cameron Bucher blanked Melina Noble, 6-0, 6-0.

First doubles saw Haiven Pepper and Kyeigh Slone beat Paige Harrell and Carlie Ellis, 6-2, 6-1.

At second doubles, Beth Hogsett and Hannah Clemons defeated Erin Kratzer and Sarah Ross, 6-1, 6-1.

Miami Trace will play a return match at East Clinton Tuesday at 4:30 p.m.

Cameron Bucher follows through on her forehand shot for Miami Trace during a Frontier Athletic Conference match against Hillsboro on the courts at Miami Trace Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2018.
https://www.recordherald.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/27/2018/09/web1_Cameron-Bucher-MT-10-us-9-11-2018-2.jpgCameron Bucher follows through on her forehand shot for Miami Trace during a Frontier Athletic Conference match against Hillsboro on the courts at Miami Trace Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2018. Chris Hoppes| Record-Herald file photo

By Chris Hoppes

choppes@aimmediamidwest.com