Local players compete in Div. II tennis Sectional


By Chris Hoppes - [email protected]



On Tuesday, Oct. 4, members of the Washington High School and Miami Trace High School tennis teams competed in the Division II Sectional tournament.

For Washington, Elie Racine went 1-1. She defeated Trista Dunn of Vinton County, 6-0, 6-0. She then lost to Blossom Smith of Waverly, 6-0, 6-1.

Abby Rose lost to Savannah Holtgrewe of Portsmouth Norte Dame, 6-1, 6-1.

Kate Bailey fell to Lizzy Castelino of Athens, 6-0, 6-0.

Sofia Siscoe and Abby Wilson played Hope Akers and Casie Gaskin of Logan Elm, losing 6-1, 6-3.

Addy Newsome and Tristan Hammock played Ashley Ater and Kylie Fowler of Unioto. The Shermans’ duo won this match, 7-5, 6-4.

For Miami Trace, Jenna Goddard beat Avery Lowery of Wheelersburg, 6-2, 6-3. She then took on Amya Carr of Portsmouth and won that match, 6-1, 6-2.

Goddard lost to Blossom Smith of Waverly, 6-1, 6-1.

Brooklyn Riggs won her first match, 6-3, 6-3 over Sophie Thomas of Waverly. She then lost to Meredith Riley of South Point, 6-0, 6-1.

Caitlin Davis lost to Isabel Morgan of Ironton, 6-2, 7-5.

Audrie Musser and Maddie Frye lost to Lana Smith and Makayla Davis of Logan Elm, 6-0, 6-0.

Raelin Peffer and Jacinta Pettit fell to Chloe Detty and Raegan Dudzinski, 7-6, 6-4.

By Chris Hoppes

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