Girls Tennis Beats Defiance
August 28, 2014Bryan High School
Bryan Defeats Defiance in Girls Tennis
August 27, 2014, Bryan -- After time constraints postponed the finish of the Bryan - Defiance tennis match last week, the Lady Bears and Lady Bulldogs played the match to its conclusion Wednesday at Rec Park with Bryan topping Defiance 4 - 1.
The only match that had been completed prior to the start of Wednesday was at third singles where Allie Breneman scored a point for the Lady Bears with a 6-4, 6-2 win.
Bryan's first doubles tandem of Mikayla Borland and Trista Savage was up a set and ahead 4-2 in the second when their match resumed. The Lady Bears duo quickly took care of business by closing out the second set 6-3 giving Bryan the lead.
At second doubles, Bryan and Defiance had each captured a set when play was suspended. With the match on the line, Bryan's Kendra Wheeler and Mariah Stambaugh shutdown their counterparts capturing the third and decisive set 6-2 giving Bryan the win.
Defiance won at second singles as Raquel Gomez scored the Lady Bulldog's lone point. Defiance had to forfeit the first singles match.
Next Match: Bryan will travel to Toledo Christian on Thursday.
1st - Morgan Bauer (B) def. Laura Castillo (D): forfeit
2nd - Raquel Gomez (D) def. Elizabeth Hoene (B): 6-4, 6-0
3rd - AJ Breneman (B) def. Natasha Reeves (D): 6-4, 6-2
1st - Mikayla Borland/Trista Savage (B) def. Courtney Polce/Danielle Vance (D): 6-3, 6-3
2nd - Mariah Stambaugh/Kendra Wheeler (B) def. Alyssa Cruz/Katie Hancock (D): 6-1, 5-7, 6-2
Season Record: 5 - 3