ROUNDUP: Late rally helps Milton tennis score victory
Olivia Eisenhauer trailed by three games in the second set in the decisive match, but rallied for a tiebreaker win to help Milton beat South Williamsport in girls tennis, 3-2. Eisenhauer trailed 4-1 in the second set after winning the first set. She rallied to take a 5-4 lead before winning 7-3 in the tiebreak. Milton also picked up a straight-sets sweep in doubles competition.
Williamsport cruised in singles competition, winning all three matches in straight sets to take a 4-1 win over Jersey Shore. Katie Meale, Mia Shuler and Kalindi Maggs all picked up singles wins for the Millionaires. Natalie Charnego and Cora Baily Getz teamed up for Jersey Shore’s win at No. 1 doubles.
Katie and Madison Savidge combined to drop just one game as the two picked up victories in singles competition in Loyalsock’s 5-0 win over Bloomsburg. Jenna Beiter was also a singles winner for the Lancers.
A dominating singles performance from Central Mountain led the Wildcats to a 4-1 win over Lewisburg. Jolee McCluskey won, 6-0, 6-1, Kendall McCluskey won, 6-1, 6-2, and Katherine Strouse won, 6-1, 6-3, in singles competition for the Wildcats.
Kendra Smith posted a 6-3, 6-1 win at No. 3 singles at Hughesville opened the season with a 5-0 win over Central Columbia. Rachel Thomas was a winner at No. 1 singles for the Spartans, 6-2, 6-0.
South Williamsport 2
Lily Summerson, SW, dec. Haley Seebold, 6-2, 6-0; Lauren Peck, SW, def. Rachel Boop, 6-2, 6-1; Olivia Eisenhauer, M, def. Sarah Bastian, 6-2, 7-6 (3).
Chloe Perrin/Emily Snyder, M, def. Zoe Jackson/Jen Bowman, 6-3, 6-2; Mekayla Schrock/Hanna Seebold, M, def. Alayna McGovern/Amber Eckroth, 6-2, 6-1.
Jersey Shore 1
Katie Meale, W, def. Sophie Hayes, 6-1, 6-3; Mia Shuler, W, def. Cassidy Rell, 6-1, 6-4; Kalindi Maggs, W, def. Madison Delaney, 6-4, 6-2.
Natalie Charnego/Cora Baily Getz, JS, def. Taylor Shipman/Megan Wike, 6-4, 7-5; Madison Marchese/Desiree Aversa, W, def. Dakota Dieter/Miranda Schneider, 6-4, 6-2.
Records: Williamsport (2-0); Jersey Shore (0-1). Next: Montoursville at Williamsport, today.
Loyalsock 5, Bloomsburg 0
Katie Savidge, L, def. Kara Schmit, 6-0, 6-0; Madison Savidge, L, def. Ingrid Huber, 6-0, 6-1; Jenna Beiter, L, def. Emily Keyser, 6-2, 6-4.
Abigail Patel/Sienna Tolomay, L, def. Ashley Restacher/Donagh White, 6-3, 6-4; Melina Vuocolo/Morgan O’Connor, L, def. Dara Lee/Brooke Keister, 6-2, 6-4.
Records: Loyalsock (2-0). Next: Montgomery at Loyalsock, today.
Central Mountain 4, Lewisburg 1
Jolee McCluskey, CM, def. Lauren Shearer, 6-0, 6-1; Kendall McCluskey, CM, def. Caroline Sigl, 6-1, 6-2; Katherine Strouse, CM, def. Lexi Markunas, 6-1, 6-3.
Natalie Brown/Zoe Horton, CM, def. Maria Cooper/Erin Hilkert, 6-4, 7-6 (4); Hallie Keiser/Hannah Castellan, L, def. Olivia Anastasia/Carolina Carpenetti, 6-4, 6-2.
Record: Lewisburg (1-1). Next: Lewisburg at Milton, today.
Hughesville 5, Central 0
Rachel Thomas, H, def. Emma Kelchner, 6-2, 6-0; Jade Courdray, H, def. Leah Fritz, 6-2, 6-4; Kendra Smith, H, def. Morgan Savage, 6-3, 6-1.
Lauren Paul/Carlee Pepper, H, def. Coli Young/Adrianna Rakauskas, 6-4, 6-2; Emily Watts/Riley Emrich, H, def. Katie Paternostro/Grace Dawson, 6-3, 7-5.
Record: Hughesville (1-0). Next: Hughesville at Muncy, today