The Northview tennis team earned a home victory over visiting Rockville on Tuesday evening, 3-2 over Rockville.
Despite losing at No.1 and No. 2 singles, the Knights came back to pick up wins at No. 3 singles with Melissa Miller defeating MaKenzie Davies, 6-2, 6-2 and won both doubles matches.
At No. 1 doubles, Madason Stevenson and Sarah Cox defeated Casey Overpeck and Kristin Overpeck, 6-3,6-3. The No. 2 doubles team of Laura McCrea and Ramey Hayes downed Karla Hopkins and Ashli Wicker, 6-4, 6-1 to complete the victory.
The junior varsity team was also buoyed to victory by their doubles teams, winning 5-3 over the Rox.
Nikki Mogan and Kayla Cooper won at No. 1 doubles, 8-4 and the No. 2 doubles team of Chelsea Mershon and Jazmine Kellum also won 8-4. Cari Laue and Maria Lunsford were winners at No. 3 doubles as well, winning 8-4.
In singles action the Knights got wins from Kristen Hauser at No. 1 (8-1) and Kellsy Maurer won as well with an 8-0.
The Knights (1-3 overall) will face South Vermillion on the road Thursday at 5 p.m.
April 19, 2005
played at Northview
Northview 3, Rockville 2
#1 Singles: Heather Palmer(NV) lost to Kelsey Hartman(R) 7-5, 2-6, 3-6
#2 Singles: Kristy Backfish(NV) lost to Mica Brown(R) 2-6, 3-6
#3 Singles: Melissa Miller(NV) won over MaKenzie Davies(R) 6-2, 6-2
#1 Doubles: Madason Stevenson-Sarah Cox(NV) won over Casey Overpeck-Kristin Overpeck(R) 6-3, 6-3
#2 Doubles: Laura McCrea-Ramey Hayes(NV) won over Karla Hopkins-Ashli Wicker(R) 6-4, 6-1
Northview 5, Rockville 3
#1 Singles: Kristen Hauser(NV) won over Sara Bairer(R) 8-1
#2 Singles: Kellsy Maurer (NV) won over Lorena Carithers(R) 8-0
#3 Singles: Abby Smith(NV) lost to Tara Milliken(R) 7-9
#4 Singles: Mallory Heffner(NV) lost to Erin Carver(R) 0-6
#1 Doubles: Nikki Mogan-Kayla Cooper(NV) won over Brittany Passmore-Anna Weisheit(R) 8-4
#2 Doubles: Chelsea Mershon-Jazmine Kellum(NV) won over Tiffany Stevens-Janice Ferguson(R) 8-4
#3 Doubles: Cari Laue-Maria Lunsford(NV) won over Sara Bairer-Erin Carver 9-7
#4 Doubles: Kendra Lamb-Andrea James(NV) lost to Brittany Bryant-Tara Millican(R) 2-8