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Northview wins third match of the week

Friday, April 30, 2004

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The 2004 Northview tennis team includes: Front row from left: Madason Stevenson,Stephanie Clark, Nikki Mogan, Kristen Hauser, Abby Smith, Kayla Cooper, Ramey Hayes, Brianne Arvin. Back row from left: Christy Fulk, Trace Hassler, Heather Palmer, Megan Love, Chelsea Mershon, Sarah Cox, Kellsy Maurer, Melissa Miller, Rachel Deal, Laura McCrea, Kristy Backfish.

The Northview girls tennis team won their third match of the week on Wednesday night, taking a 4-1 decision from White River Valley.

Trace Hassler and Melissa Miller each won straight set matches in singles action.

Hassler defeated Kyla Brown 6-2 6-2 for her third win of the week at No. 1 singles and Miller downed Amanda Gehring by the same score for her third win as well.

Kristy Backfish rebounded after dropping her first set, 5-7 to the Wolverine's Erica Capehart at No. 3 singles. However, she came back to edge Capehart 6-3, 6-3 in the final two sets for the victory.

The Knights lone loss of the day ocurred at No. 1 doubles as Lindsey Hines and Samantha Johnson got past Heather Palmer and Megan Love, 2-6, 2-6.

Sarah Cox and Rachel Deal completed the victory with their doubles victory, earning a 6-3, 6-4 win over Katie White and Winter Roundebush.

In junior varsity matches, the Knights got singles wins from Madason Stevenson in a marathon 14-12 match while Ramey Hayes won 8-4 and Kristen Hauser got past Alison Gehring by an 8-1 score.

Northview won all four of their JV doubles matches with Laura McCrea and Stephanie Clark winning 8-5 over Annie Davis and Kendal White and Kellsy Maurer teaming with Abby Smith to pick up a 6-2 win over Alyssa Dixon and Ashley Collins of WRV.

Also winning at doubles were Nikki Mogan and Chelsea Mershon and Kayla Cooper and Christy Fulk for the Knights.

Girls Tennis @ White River Valley

Northview 4, White River Valley 1

Singles:

Trace Hassler (NV) def Kyla Brown(WRV) 6-2,6-2

Melissa Miller (NV) def Amanda Gehring (WRV) 6-2,6-2

Kristy Backfish (NV) def Erica Capehart (WRV) 5-7, 6-3, 6-3

Doubles

Heather Palmer-Megan Love(NV) lost to Lindsey Hines-Samantha Johnson (WRV) 2-6, 2-6

Sarah Cox-Rachel Deal(NV) def Katie White-Winter Roundebush (WRV) 6-3, 6-4

JV singles

Madason Stevenson(NV) def Mandy Herndon(WRV) 14-12

Ramey Hayes(NV) def Brianna Cullison(WRV) 8-4

Kristen Hauser(NV) def Alison Gehring(WRV) 8-1

Brianne Arvin(NV) lost to Alison Gehring (WRV) 0-6

JV Doubles:

Laura McCrea-Stephanie Clark(NV) def Annie Davis-Kendal White(WRV) 8-5

Kellsy Maurer-Abby Smith(NV) def Alyssa Dixon-Ashley Collins(WRV) 6-2

Nikki Mogan-Chelsea Mershon(NV) def Mindy Osborne-Annalise Nolting(WRV) 6-3

Kayla Cooper-Christy Fulk(NV) def Sadie Davis-Megan Steele(WRV) 7-6(7-4)



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