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Lady Dutch Improve, Still Fall in Tennis Dual at Norwalk

Posted: Wednesday, April 11th, 2012 at 6:00 am
Author: KNIA/KRLS Sports-Eric Gotschall

Though they were able to find more success than in Monday’s season debut, the Pella High girls tennis team still found itself on the short side of the scoreboard, falling 7-4 Tuesday afternoon at Norwalk. Pella’s lone win in singles came courtesy of No. 4 player Anna VanRoekel, who also played on the winning No. 2 doubles team. Other doubles wins for the Lady Dutch came at No. 4 and No. 5.

Singles:
1. Jessie Ryals vs Michaela Pearson 0-6, 1-6
2. Zoe Vermeer vs Kacci ClarkWilt 4-6, 1-6
3. Tiffany Carter vs Haley Andrews 6-3, 2-6, 9-11
4. Anna VanRoekel vs Erin Baack 6-4, 6-4
5. Sami Wassenaar vs Paige Landstrrum 5-7, 4-6
6. Julia Stuckey vs Kenzie Haskin 3-6, 1-6

Doubles:
1. Ryals and Carter vs Pearson and ClarkWilt 2-6, 0-6
2. VanRoekel and Wassenaar vs Baack and Andrews 6-1, 6-1
3. Kaitlyn Van Weelden and Emily Vander Werff vs Maddie Cornish and Haskin 1-6, 4-6
4. Bri Buzick and Julia Stucky vs Landstrum and Olivia 7-6(4), 6-4
5. Maddie Gates and Haley Miller vs Colby Baker-Thayer and Kes Smith 7-5, 6-0