The Northview tennis team dropped just one match in their contest with WIC foe Owen Valley on Monday night.
The Knights posted a 4-1 victory over the Patriots and in their four wins, lost just six points in cruising to a convincing win.
Heather Palmer was dominant in shutting out Audra Duling at No. 1 singles, winning in straight sets, 6-0, 6-0 and Melissa Miller also had a strong match to take a 6-1, 6-2 win over Katlin Miller at No. 3 singles.
The doubles matches were also in Northview's favor with Sarah Cox and Madason Stevenson posting a 6-1, 6-1 victory over Jessica Montgomery and Kori Sweatman in No. 1 doubles action. In the No. 2 slot, Ramey Hayes and Laura McCrea won comfortably, 6-0, 6-1 against Cassie Adams and Meagan Byerly.
The Knights also got strong performances in junior varsity action as Kristen Hauser and Kellsy Maurer posted shutout wins in singles action with 6-0 victories.
The doubles teams of Kayla Cooper and Chelsea Mershon along with Abby Smith and Nikki Mogan also won without allowing a point to their Owen Valley counterparts and Northview went a perfect 7-0 in JV action.
The Knights will take to the court on Thursday with a home match versus West Vigo.
May 2, 2005
Northview vs Owen Valley
at Owen Valley
Varsity: NV 4, OV 1
#1 Singles: Heather Palmer(NV) won over Audra Duling(OV) 6-0, 6-0
#2 Singles: Kristy Backfish (NV) lost to Casey Litten (OV) 4-6, 5-7
#3 Singles: Melissa Miller (NV) won over Katlin Miller (OV) 6-1, 6-2
#1 Doubles: Sarah Cox & Madason Stevenson(NV) won over Jessica Montgomery & Kori Sweatman(OV) 6-1, 6-1
#2 Doubles: Ramey Hayes & Laura Mcrea (NV) won over Cassie Adams & Meagan Byerly (OV) 6-0, 6-1
Junior Varsity: NV 7, OV 0
#1 Singles: Kristen Hauser(NV) won over Stephanie Stutsman(OV) 6-0
#2 Singles: Kellsy Maurer (NV) won over Jessie Moore (OV) 6-0
#1 Doubles: Abby Smith & Nikki Mogan(NV) won over Lexi Carmichael & Lauren Goddard(OV) 6-0
#2 Doubles: Kayla Cooper & Chelsea Mershon(NV) won over Kristen Britton & Megan Greenkorn (OV) 6-0
#3 Doubles: Jazmine Kellum & Cari Laue(NV) won over Lauren Pope & Stephanie Stutsman(OV) 6-2
#4 Doubles: Kendra Lamb & Maria Lunsford(NV) won over Lexi Carmichael & Lauren Goddard(OV) 6-2
#5 Doubles: Mallory Heffner & Andrea James(NV) won over Jessie Moore & Kristen Britton(OV) 6-4