Tennis team wraps up regular season
The Morris Area/Chokio-Alberta tennis team wrapped up the regular-season schedule with a conference meet at Minnewaska and a match at MACCRAY.
Abbie Olson took fifth place at the West Central Conference tennis meet held Saturday, Sept. 29 at Minnewaska.
Darcey Aronson played first singles and lost her first match to Ellen Stensrud from Minnewaska and lost her second match to Mariah Rieland from Sauk Centre.
Abbie Olson played second singles and lost her first match to Jada Hoffman from Minnewaska. Then Olson won her second match against Amber Borstad from LQPV. She also won her third match getting fifth place in the tournament.
Megan Wagner played third singles and lost her first match to Kathryn Macey from Sauk Centre. Megan then won her second match, but was unable to play her third match because it was too dark.
Shelbey Marthaler played fourth singles and lost her first match to Hope Swinghamer from Sauk Centre. She then won her second match, but was unable to play her third match because it was too dark.
At first doubles Carly Gullickson and Kjersa Anderson lost their first match to Riley/Hanson from Minnewaska and lost their second match to Trotter/Raddatz from YME.
At second doubles Kaitlin Vogel and Katie Cannon lost their first match to Winters/Rick from Sauk Centre. They won their second match, but were unable to finish their third match because it was too dark.
At third doubles Elizabeth Schneider and Emily Moser lost their first match to Jorgenson/Erickson from Montevideo. They won their second match, but were unable to finish their third match because it was too dark.
On Monday, Oct. 1 the Tigers traveled to MACCRAY for the their final regular-season match. Abbie Olson, Megan Wagner, and Shelbey Marthaler picked up victories, but the Tigers were defeated as a team 4-3.
SINGLES -- (1) Darcey Aronson was defeated by Amber Wieberdink 6-2, 6-2; (2) Abbie Olson defeated Brooke Rambow 6-0, 6-3; (3) Megan Wagner defeated Kim Trulock 6-2, 6-6 (tie breaker 5-7) tie breaker 10-8; (4) Shelbey Marthaler defeated Bella Brynjuffson 6-3, 6-4
Doubles -- (1) Carly Gullickson/Kjersa Anderson were defeated by Erica Bonnema/Kaylee Christenson 6-3, 6-1; (2) Kaitlin Vogel/Katie Cannon were defeated by Rachel Davids/Jenna Mersbergen 6-1, 6-4; (3) Emily Moser/Elizabeth Schneider were defeated by Annie Sandry/Heather Marcus 6-0, 3-6 (tie breaker