GIRLS TENNIS: Tuesday's roundup, Chambersburg shuts out Cedar Cliff, 5-0
HIGHLAND PARK >>
For the first time this year, it was Chambersburg that was on the winning end of a 5-0 girls tennis match on Tuesday afternoon.
The Trojans didn't lose a set the entire day and picked up a Mid Penn Commonwealth Division shutout of Cedar Cliff.
"It was nice for the whole team to get the win," Chambersburg coach Bill Wissinger said.
Cassidi Martin and Taryn Brechbill earned 6-1, 6-4 victories at Nos. 1 and 2, respectively, while Paige Sideras lost only two games at No. 3 singles.
The Trojans (2-5, 2-2 MPC) got a pair of hard-fought wins from their doubles teams. Both won in a tiebreaker in their first set. At No. 1 doubles, Kara Wiley and Emma Guare earned a 7-5 victory in Set 2, while Madison Starliper and Sydney Fischer closed out their No. 2 doubles win, 6-2.
Chambersburg 5, Cedar Cliff 0 at Highland Park
1. Cassidi Martin (Ch) d Emily Vo, 6-1, 6-4
2. Taryn Brechbill (Ch) d Aneesha Maini, 6-1, 6-4
3. Paige Sideras (Ch) d Grace Chiazza, 6-1, 6-1
1. Kara Wiley-Emma Guare (Ch) d Becca Reilly-Rachel Larkin, 7-6, 7-5
2. Madison Starliper-Sydney Fischer (Ch) d Nicole Stepp-Beca Zemaitis, 7-6, 6-2
HOLLIDAYSBURG 6, MERCERSBURG 1 >> Mercersburg Academy battled against a strong Hollidaysburg team, falling 6-1 despite being shut out in just one set.
Molly Widdoes was the lone victor for the Blue Storm (0-1) at No. 2 singles. She dropped the first set 6-3 before bouncing back to even the match with a 7-6 (7-2) victory. She then won 10-7 in the tiebreaker.
Hollidaysburg 6, Mercersburg 1 at Mercersburg
1. Veronica Helsel (H) d Alexandra Zhukova, 6-1, 6-1
2. Molly Widdoes (M) d Maisie Supp, 3-6, 7-6 (7-2) (10-7)
3. Jenee Delerme (H) d Emma Hicks, 6-3, 6-1
4. Helen Rose (H) d Allyson Chae, 6-4, 6-2
5. Aly Baum (H) Eliza Smith, 6-3, 6-3 (10-4)
1. Chloe Love-Payton Ruggery (H) d Gabby Albert-Liz Fitzgerald, 6-4, 6-1
2. Paige Jodon-Abigail Goodman (H) d Haley Kennedy-Amanda Hanan, 6-1, 6-0