Local roundup: Loyalsock tennis edges Hughesville, 3-2

MARK NANCE/Sun-Gazette Hughesville’s Madison Entz returns a hit against Loyalsock’s Kaitlyn Savidge at No. 1 singles at Bruce Henry Park on Monday. For more photos, visit CU.sungazette.com. For results, see Page B4.

Kaitlyn Savidge earned a 6-0, 6-0 win at No. 1 singles for Loyalsock against Hughesville’s Madison Entz to help the Lancers beat the Spartans, 3-2, in girls tennis Monday.

Abbi Machmer won at No. 2 singles, 4-6, 6-1, 6-2. Hughesville’s only singles victory came at No. 3 as Maria Duff won, 6-4, 6-4.

Central Mountain blanked Selinsgrove in girls tennis, 5-0. Carolina Carpenetti earned a 6-2, 7-5 win at No. 1 singles and Olivia Anastos won, 6-3, 7-5, at No. 2 singles.

Mia Kazakavage and Kaytlen Fessler picked up Lewisburg’s only win of the day at No. 2 doubles in a 4-1 loss to Bloomsburg. The two Green Dragons rallied after dropping the first set 6-4 to win 6-2, 6-2 in the final two sets.

Celia Shemory and Haley Shadle combined for a straight-sets win at No. 1 doubles without giving up a game as Jersey Shore defeated Mifflinburg, 5-0. Rachel Hartman and Anna Lanks surrendered just one game at No. 2 doubles, and Sam Machmer and Emilee Stetts won in singles in straight sets for the Bulldogs.

MARK NANCE/Sun-Gazette Loyalsock’s Kaitlyn Savidge returns a hit from Hughesville’s Madison Entz at No. 1 singles at Bruce Henry Park on Monday.

Montoursville’s Rei Saar won a three-set thriller at No. 3 singles, but Montoursville dropped its opening match of the season to Central Columbia, 3-2. Saar dropped the first set in a tiebreaker, but rebounded for a 7-5 win in the second set and a 10-7 win in a third-set super tiebreaker. Lydia Barbour also won in singles for the Warriors, 6-1, 6-1.

Allyson McCann won a marathon match at No. 3 singles to help Williamsport open the season with a 3-2 win over Shikellamy. With the match tied one set apiece, McCann defeated the Braves’ Olivia Weaver in the third set, 6-3, to take the win.

Emma Campbell and Shay Robinson rallied after dropping the first set at No. 1 doubles to pick up a 4-6, 6-2, 6-4 win for the Millionaires.


Loyalsock 3, Hughesville 2

MARK NANCE/Sun-Gazette Hughesville’s Marley Green returns a hit from Loyalsock’s Abbie Machmer in a match at No. 2 singles at Bruce Henry Park on Monday.


1. Kaitlyn Savidge (L) def. Madison Entz, 6-0, 6-0; 2. Abbie Machmer (L) def. Marley Green, 4-6, 6-1, 6-2; 3. Maria Duff (H) def. Mia Blas, 6-4, 6-4.


1. Sarah Hall/Anna Hall (L) def. Gina BUdman/Kylie Liebersohn, 6-2, 6-4; 2. Taylor Hauck/Kylie Kilgore (H) def. Madelyn Hall/Isabella Dadzie, 6-2, 2-6, 6-2.

Central Mountain 5,

Selinsgrove 0


1. Carolina Carpenetti (CM) def. Fionna Finnerty, 6-2, 7-5; 2. Olivia Anastos (CM) def. Avery DeFazio, 6-3, 7-5; 3. Kati Kwiatek (CM) def. Emeline Snook, 6-1, 6-0.


1. Caitlyn Dale/Ella Talbot (CM) def. McKenna Parker/Natalie Imhoof, 6-2, 6-1; 2. Claire Long/Ellie Gundy (CM) def. Maddie Rowan/Murphy O’Brien, 6-0, 6-0.

Records: Central Mountain (1-0), Selinsgrove (0-1). Next match: Central Mountain at Mifflinburg, today, 4 p.m.

Bloomsburg 4, Lewisburg 1


1. Dana Lee (B) def. Bekah Vance, 6-1, 6-1; 2. Brooke Keister (B) def. Ayra Tufail, 6-3, 6-0; 3. Sarah Bower (B) def. Sofia Waughen, 6-1, 6-1.


1. Abby Burrell/Lily Yablonski (B) def. Bridgett Kinnaman/Grace Hilkert, 7-6 (3), 1-6, 6-4; 2. Mia Kazakavage/Kaytlen Fessler (L) def. Megan Anderson/Anela Lyman, 4-6, 6-2, 6-2.

Records: Lewisburg (1-0). Next match: Lewisburg at Central Columbia, today.

Jersey Shore 5, Mifflinburg 0


1. Sam Machmer (JS) def. Destiny Jones, 6-3, 6-1; 2. Emilee Stetts (JS) def. Kylie Vasbiner, 6-4, 6-2; 3. Rylie Frazier (JS), bye.


1. Celia Shemory/Haley Shadle (JS) def. Rebecca Reimer/Kooper Haines, 6-0, 6-0; 2. Rachel Hartman/Anna Lanks (JS) def. Kassidy Reedy/Alexis Scopelliti, 6-0, 6-1.

Records: Jersey Shore (1-0); Mifflinburg (0-1). Next match: Shikellamy at Jersey Shore, today.

Central Columbia 3,

Montoursville 2


1. Lydia Barbour (M) def. Emma Kelchner, 6-1, 6-1; 2. Megan Minnig (CC) def. Maddie Adams, 6-4, 6-3; 3. Rei Saar (M) def. Isabelle McHugh, 6-7 (5), 7-5, 10-7.


1. Grace Roberts/Lexi Lehman (CC), def. Randi McKenna/Kara Mann, 6-2, 6-3; 2. Emma Crawford/Maggie Vandermark (CC), def. Libby McNamara/Lydia Farber, 6-1, 6-2.

Records: Montoursville (0-1), Central Columbia (1-0). Next match: Loyalsock at Montoursville, today.

Williamsport 3, Shikellamy 2


1. Mary Hillman (W) def. Melanie Minnier, 6-4, 6-3; 2. Kiersten Strohecker (S) def. Breanna Chicas, 6-1, 7-5; 3. Allyson McCann (W) def. Olivia Weaver, 6-2, 4-6, 6-3.


1. Emma Campbell/Shay Robinson (W) def. Anne Norris/Lilu Weist, 4-6, 6-2, 6-4; 2. Kelly Sprenkel/Allie Minnier (S) def. Mairead Ferry/Natalie Huggins, 6-4, 6-3.

Records: Williamsport (1-0); Shikellamy (0-1). Next match: Williamsport at Central Mountain, Thursday, 4 p.m.


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