Girls Junior Varsity Tennis, Girls Varsity Tennis · Tennis Falls to AC

The Lady Bruins were over matched by Adams Central on Monday night, losing 5-0. The 2 doubles team of Kayleigh Clevenger and Sierria McPherson were able to give their opponents a very good match, but in the end lost 7-5, 6-3. 1 singles Tori Baker was able to pick up 3 games in her 2 sets. In the other 3 varsity matches, no one was able to get more than 1 game in any of their sets. Coach Brian Smith commented, “On the bright side, I think the total of 15 games Blackford was able to win in the 5 matches was the most that we have won against Adams Central in the 10 years that I have been coaching.”

Varsity: Adams Central 5 Blackford 0
1S Tori Baker L 6-2, 6-1
2S Audrey Foster L 6-1, 6-0
3S Brittaney Dillon L  6-0, 6-1
1D Ashley Willmann/Skylar Stephens L 6-1, 6-1
2D Sierria McPherson/Kayleigh Clevenger L 7-5, 6-3

Kyran Williams led the JV Lady Bruins with 2 wins on the night. She and her doubles partner Jenna Keplinger were able to pick up an 8-1 win. Then Kyran went on to win her 4 singles match 8-5. After losing her opening match at 1 singles, Calista Johns was able to win at 2 singles 8-6. Coach Smith added, “Several of the JV ladies have really been improving as the season goes on.”

JV: Adams Central 6  Blackford 3
Calista Johns 1S L 8-1  2S W8-6
Jenna Keplinger 5D W8-1  3S L 8-6
Kyran Williams 5D W 8-1 4S  W 8-5
Lydia Thompson/Caitlyn Morgan 1D L 8-2  2D L8-0
Brianna Elkins/Jenna Nelson 3D L 8-1  4D L8-2

Records: Varsity 2-6 CIC 0-3; JV 1-6-1

Next up the Lady Bruins host Mississinewa tonight (Wednesday). Play begins at 5:00pm.