Squalicum's girls' tennis team went on the road and lost to Anacortes 5-2 on Tuesday, April 29.
Tirsa Randall-Grutter at No. 3 singles and Kim Dorr and Sarah Byron at No. 1 doubles picked up wins.
"I was very pleased with Tirsa's effort," Squalicum coach Joe O'Brien said in a phone interview. "Kim Dorr and Sarah Byron also had a good performance. They were able to change strategy in the middle quite well.
Squalicum (6-5, 2-4 NWC) plays Ferndale on Wednesday, April 30, at Ferndale.
ANACORTES 5, SQUALICUM 2
Singles: Paola Jerkovich (Ana) def. Ali Anders (Squal) 6-3, 6-0; Carly Anderson (Ana) def. Lindsey Belsher (Squal) 6-1, 6-1; Tirsa Randall-Grutter (Squal) def. Jolie Jerkovich (Ana) 7-6 (6), 6-3; Maria Dale (Ana) def. Hope Jorgenson (Squal) 5-7, 6-4, 7-5.
Doubles: Kim Dorr/Sarah Byron (Squal) def. Kylee Berlin/Colleen Anderson (Ana) 6-3, 6-1; Miranda Millard/Stella Gilman (Ana) def. Claire Jackson/Katrina Stefan (Squal) 5-7, 6-3, 6-2; Megan Geer/Nicole McInerrey (Ana) def. Lucy Cornwell/Susan Laitsch (Squal) 6-2, 6-2.