High School Sports

Blaine’s No. 3 doubles get pivotal win against Sedro-Woolley

Breanna Chau and Kjirsten Larsen defeated their opponent in the No. 3 doubles to give Blaine’s girls’ tennis team a 4-3 win against Sedro-Woolley on Monday, April 20, at Blaine High School.

“It had been close the whole time,” Blaine coach John Freal said in a phone interview. “They were a little more consistent than Sedro-Woolley today and were able to pick their spots at the end.”

Freal also highlighted Gretchen Kordas and Kaitlyn Sharp in the No. 2 doubles for playing a good match and giving a good effort in their win.

Blaine will take on Anacortes next at 3:30 p.m. Wednesday, April 22, on the road.

Blaine 4, Sedro-Woolley 3

Singles: Kassidee Beuse (Sedro-Woolley) def. Saskia Dolk 6-3, 6-0; Ashley Hailey (Sedro-Woolley) def. Chloe Foster 6-3, 1-6, 6-1; Payton Saunders (Blaine) def. Alivia Nichols 7-5, 7-6, (8-6); Caylie Sharp (Blaine) def. Beth Floyd 4-6, 6-3, 6-3.

Doubles: Amy Scholes/Emily VanLiew (Sedro-Woolley) def. Mandy Hayes/Emily Rowe 6-1, 6-0; Gretchen Kordas/Kaitlyn Sharp (Blaine) def. Karlie Lodjic/Kjiasa Gifford 6-1, 6-4; Brianna Chau/Kjirsten Larsen (Blaine) def. Hannah Anderson/Marian Brandt 6-7 (7-3), 7-5, 6-4.