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Northview tennis sweeps past Wildcats

Friday, April 22, 2005

Northview's Heather Palmer returns a shot during a match earlier this season. Palmer won a two set match on Friday.

The Northview tennis team earned their second match victory on Thursday night with a shutout victory over South Vermillion, 5-0.

Northview shifted their lineup around and the Knights didn't lose a set in their win over the Wildcats.

Heather Palmer downed Sarah Guinn, 6-2, 6-0 at No. 1 singles and Madason Stevenson was a winner at No. 2 singles over Ashley Stewart, 6-3, 6-0. At No. 3 singles Sarah Cox defeated Angie Jenkins 6-2, 6-1.

Kristy Backfish, shifting from No. 3 singles, joined Melissa Miller in picking up a doubles win over Laci Urzina and Ashlee Lunsford, 6-2, 6-2. Ramey Hayes and Laura McCrea defeated Sarah Roberts and Heather Peebles, 6-0, 6-1.

The Knights also won all 10 of their junior varsity matches against the Wildcats and will travel to Owen Valley on Tuesday night.

Girls Tennis at South Vermillion

Varsity: Northview 5, South Vermillion 0

#1 Singles: Heather Palmer(NV) won over Sarah Guinn(SV) 6-2, 6-0

#2 Singles: Madason Stevenson(NV) won over Ashley Stewart (SV) 6-3, 6-0

#3 Singles: Sarah Cox(NV) won over Angie Jenkins(SV) 6-2, 6-1

#1 Doubles: Kristy Backfish-Melissa Miller(NV) won over Laci Urzina-Ashlee Lunsford(SV) 6-2, 6-2

#2 Doubles: Ramey Hayes-Laura McCrea(NV) won over Sarah Roberts-Heather Peebles (SV) 6-0, 6-1

Junior Varsity: Northview 10, South Vermillion 0

#1 Singles: Kristen Hauser(NV) won over Andrea Mele' (SV) 8-3

#2 Singles: Kellsy Maurer (NV) won over Kristy Popovich(SV) 8-0

#3 Singles: Jazmine Kellum(NV) won over Alyssa Whitsell(SV) 8-0

#1 Doubles: Abby Smith-Nikki Mogan(NV) won over Hannah Henry-Jenni McLeish(SV) 8-0

#2 Doubles: Kayla Cooper-Chelsea Mershon(NV) won over Chelsea Powell-Nicole Davis(SV) 8-0

#3 Doubles: Cari Laue-Mallory Heffner(NV) won over Lisa Nepote-Amanda Suddith(SV) 8-2

#4 Doubles: Maria Lunsford-Andrea James(NV) won over Jazmyne Davis-Tiffany Peelman(SV) 8-l

#5 Doubles: Kendra Lamb-Jazmine Kellum(NV) won over Rebecca Oaks-Brittany Jones(SV) 8-0

#6 Doubles: Kristen Hauser-Kellsy Maurer(NV) won over Meghan Benson-Chelsea Cavanaugh(SV) 8-0

#7 Doubles: Nikki Mogan-Abby Smith(NV) won over Lauren Abriana-Sara Shew (SV) 8-0

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