Bellingham’s girls’ tennis team swept all the doubles matches in its 6-1 victory against Sedro-Woolley on Thursday, April 16, at Sedro-Woolley High School.
Ruby Parker defeated Ashley Hailey in two sets by a score 6-2, 6-4 in the No. 2 singles match. Olivia Bjorklund defeated Beth Floyd 6-2, 6-1 in the No. 3 singles.
Ellie Iwersen and Mariah Miller defeated Amy Schols and Emily VanLiew 6-3, 6-4 in the No. 1 doubles match.
“I liked how we played at every match today,” Steve Chronister said in a phone interview. “This was a type of match where the matches were a lot closer than the team score says. I was happy with our performance.”
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Bellingham 6, Sedro-Woolley 1
Singles: Kassidee Beuse (Sedro-Woolley) def. Oriana LoCicero 6-2, 6-3; Ruby Parker (Bellingham) def. Ashley Hailey 6-2, 6-4; Olivia Bjorklund (Bellingham) def. Beth Floyd 6-2, 6-1; Katie Kales (Bellingham) def. Hannah Anderson 6-3, 6-1.
Doubles: Ellie Iwersen / Mariah Miller (Bellingham) def. Amy Schols / Emily VanLiew 6-3, 6-4; Alice Hiebert / Sophia Lawrence (Bellingham) def. Karlie Lodjic / Kjaisa Gifford 6-0, 6-1; Marle Knowles / Anna Crowley (Bellingham) def. Hannah E. Anderson / Mariana Brandt 6-3, 4-6 (10-7).