Gorillas and Raiders split match
Lake Roosevelt tennis took on the Gorrillas April 16, with the girls coming home from Davenport with a 3-0 victory.
The Raider boys came up short, losing 1-3.
LR’s girls swept the Gorillas in singles play. Areielle White posted an impressive win over Olivia Holden 6-0, 6-1. Holly Jo Carriere held off Jackie Soto for a 6-0, 6-4 win. And Tanya Ang overcame Shaylen Eldridge 6-4, 6-1.
In doubles, Holly Jo Carriere teamed up with White to win a non-counting match over the team of Holden/Casch 7-6 (7-1), 6-2. In another non-counting doubles match Mary Clark/Hannah Williams lost to Soto/Holden.
Brandin Smith won the Raider boys’ only match of the day, beating Danny Moldrem 6-1, 6-4.
The doubles team of Jordan Charles and Tyler Agosto played the closest match for the Raiders after Smith’s. They lost to Matt Delafield and Austin Stauffer 6-3, 6-1.
Head Coach Steve Archer looks for the boys to improve with the extra practice time for this week’s matches.
Last night the Raiders hosted the Cougars of White Swan. It was the first time in the past few years that LR used both the high school courts and the Coulee Dam town courts across the river in Cole Park. Tomorrow, tennis travels to Oroville for a 4 p.m. match.
BOYS’ SINGLES: Dan Campobasso lost to Jared Regan 6-3/6-0; Brandin Smith defeated Danny Moldrem 6-1/6-4
BOYS’ DOUBLES: Tyler Agosto & Edmond Fenton lost to Evan Powers & Kyle Edwards 6-2/6-0; Corban Wilder & Isaiah Baty lost to Rick Neumeyer & Drake Elwood 6-0/6-1; Jordan Charles & Tyler Agosto lost to Matt Delafield & Austin Stauffer 6-3/6-1
GIRLS’ SINGLES: Holly Carriere defeated Jackie Soto 6-0/6-4; Areielle White defeated Olivia Holden 6-0/6-1; Tanya Ang defeated Shaylen Eldridge 6-4/6-1
GIRLS’ DOUBLES: Holly Carriere & Areielle White defeated Michaela Holder & Qiana Casch 7-6(7-1)/6-2; Hannay Williams & Mary Clark lost to Jackie Soto & Olivia Holden 6-0/6-1