The Huron girls’ tennis team continues to serve up aces as the River Rats ended the week with a pair of impressive wins.
On Friday, Huron swept SEC foe Monroe 8-0. Even with a short-handed team, the girls dominated all the flights. Brooke Brenner and Ayla Soofi did a great job in No. 3 singles and No. 2 doubles.
1S: Angie Zhou 6-0, 6-0 (Win)
2S: Miriam Gandham 6-0, 6-0 (Win)
3S: Brooke Brenner (alternate) 6-4, 6-4 (Win)
4S: Leila Cheung (Win by default)
1D: Jenna Peterson/Mihika Thakurta 6-4, 6-0 (Win)
2D Cindy Liu/Ayla Soofi (alternate) 6-0, 6-0 (Win)
3D: Caroline Bromberg/ Phoebe Yi 6-0, 6-0 (Win)
4D: Juan Oh / Alex Kukucka 6-1, 6-0 (Win)
On Thursday, River Rats faced a tougher opponent and a more important opponent with crosstown rivals Skyline. Huron swept the singles matches as they pulled off a solid 5-3 win over the Eagles.
The highlight of the match for Huron came at No. 2 doubles as Carmen Giger and Cindy Liu played a tough match in losing two tie-breakers in both sets.
1S: Angie Zhou 6-2, 6-2 (Win)
2S: Miriam Gandham 6-2, 6-2 (Win)
3S: Katie Sesi 6-1, 6-0 (Win)
4S: Leila Cheung 6-0, 6-2 (Win)
1D: Jenna Peterson/Mihika Thakurta 4-6, 5-7 (Loss)
2D Carmen Giger/ Cindy Liu 6-7, 6-7 (Loss)
3D: Caroline Bromberg/ Phoebe Yi 2-6, 1-6 (Loss)
4D: Juan Oh / Alex Kukucka (Win by Default)