High School Sports

Lions girls’ tennis beats Friday Harbor

The Lynden girls’ tennis team earned a 5-0 win during a non-conference match against Friday Harbor on Saturday, March 28, at Friday Harbor.

“We do this as a bonding trip, the ferry ride and the whole works,” Lynden coach Trey Ballard explained in a phone interview. “It’s a lot of fun, and the kids have fun doing it.”

Lions Abbi Steele and Bridget Johnson won their singles matches, the doubles duo Emily Brown and Tara Gartner won a close three-set match.

Next for Lynden (1-3) is a non-league match against Squalicum at 3:30 p.m. Monday, March 30.

Lynden 5, Friday Harbor 0

Singles: Abbi Steele (Lyn) def. Ashton Timmons 6-1, 7-5; Bridget Johnson (Lyn) def. Yasmin Sarah 6-3, 6-1.

Doubles: Alex Schulhauser/Morgan Braithwaite (Lyn) def. Hailey Loucks/Isabel Sabriel 6-2, 6-1; Emily Brown/Tara Gartner (Lyn) def. Summer Fox/Sophie Dillery 6-7 (5), 7-5, 7-6 (9); Stephanie Johnston/Brooke Schiffman (Lyn) def. Halle Carrier/Morgan Timmons 6-0, 6-0.

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