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Libby tennis girls win back-to-back matchups

by Western News
| May 12, 2009 12:00 AM

The Libby High School girls rolled to victories over Whitefish and Columbia Falls last week.

Jackie Mee continued her perfect season with singles victories over Whitefish’s Kate Klundt (6-1, 6-0) on Friday and Columbia Falls’ Laura Burgi on Saturday (6-1, 6-0).

In other victories from the 5-2 victory vs. Whitefish, Audra Poppen defeated Merideth Reed (6-1, 6-4), Lindsey Kehn downed Courtney Wilder (7-6, 6-2) and Ashley Shaw took care of Devan Skelton (6-4, 6-0). The doubles team of Nichole Newman and Anna Valentine beat Anne Miller and McCara Cullen in a marathon (4-6, 6-2, 7-6).

On Saturday in Libby’s 6-1 victory over Columbia Falls, joining Mee as winning singles players were Poppen (6-2, 6-4) and Kehn (4-6, 7-5, 6-4). Newman and Valentine won at No. 1 doubles (6-2, 6-1), Ashley Shaw and Tawnya Granger took the No. 2 doubles match (7-5, 2-6, 6-4) and Alissa Buti and Kyla O’Brien won No. 3 doubles (2-6, 6-2, 6-4).

Libby’s boys fell to Whitefish, 5-2, on Friday and lost a 4-3 match to Columbia Falls on Saturday.

Against Whitefish, Cree Maloney and Cody Ercanbrack each had singles wins. Maloney downed Joel Mallams, 2-6, 6-4, 6-4 while Ercanbrack defeated Tyler Schiff, 6-3, 6-3.

Maloney also won his singles match on Saturday against Columbia Falls. He beat Miroslav Zvyagelskiy, 6-2, 6-2. In doubles, winners for Libby included Jesse Ramos and Lewis Brossman (6-3, 6-2) and Derek Willis and Levi Edwards-Myslicki (6-3, 6-2).

The Loggers are scheduled to play in Kalispell Thursday through Saturday for the divisional tournament.

BOYS

Whitefish 5, Libby 2

Friday at Whitefish

Singles

No. 1 – Harris, W, def. Cislo, 6-1, 6-0.

No. 2 – Hosek, W, def. Sheffield, 6-3, 6-4.

No. 3 – Cree Maloney, L, def. Mallams, 2-6, 6-4, 6-4.

No. 4 – Ercanbrack, L, def. Schiff, 6-3, 6-3.

Doubles

No. 1 – Whitehead/Deister, W, def. Broden/Cyrus Maloney, 6-2, 6-3.

No. 2 – Pierce/Peace, W, def. Ramos/Brossman, 6-1, 6-1.

No. 3 – Morrison/Adams, W, def. Willis/Germany, 6-2, 6-2.

Columbia Falls 4, Libby 3

Saturday at Columbia Falls

Singles

No. 1 – Getts, CF, def. Cislo, 6-0, 6-4.

No. 2 – Ronish, CF, def. Sheffield, 6-3, 3-6, 6-2.

No. 3 – Cree Maloney, L, def. M. Zvyagelskiy, 6-2, 6-2.

No. 4 – V. Zvyagelskiy, CF, def. Ercanbrack, 4-6, 7-5, 6-3.

Doubles

No.1 – Hopkins/Garcia, CF, def. Cyrus Maloney/Broden, 2-6, 7-5 6-4.

No. 2 – Ramos/Brossman, L, def. Marcille/Johnson, 6-3, 6-2.

No. 3 – Willis/Edwards-Myslicki, L, def. Spencer/Riffey, 6-3, 6-2.

GIRLS

Libby 5, Whitefish 2

Friday at Whitefish

Singles

No. 1 – Mee, L, def. Klundt, 6-1, 6-0.

No. 2 – Poppen, L, def. Reed, 6-1, 6-4.

No. 3 – Kehn, L, def. Wilder, 7-6 (7-0), 6-2.

No. 4 – Shaw, L, def. Skelton, 6-4, 6-0.

Doubles

No. 1 – Newman/Valentine, L, def. Miller/Cullen, 4-6, 6-2, 7-6 (7-4).

No. 2 – Rozar/Bergensmith, W, def. Buti/Tawnya Granger, 6-1, 7-6 (7-4).

No. 3 – Stokes/Chauner, W, def. O’Brien/Jesse Black, 6-2, 6-2.

Libby 6, Columbia Falls 1

Saturday at Columbia Falls

Singles

No. 1 – Mee, L, def. Laura Burgi, 6-1, 6-0.

No. 2 – Poppen, L, def. Freeman, 6-2, 6-4.

No. 3 – Kehn, L, def. Law, 4-6, 7-5, 6-4.

No. 4 – Stenger, CF, def. Oedewaldt, 4-6, 6-1, 6-3.

Doubles

No. 1 – Newman/Valentine, L, def. Raymond/Hobbs, 6-2, 6-1.

No. 2 – Shaw/Granger, L, def. Getts/Bartkoski, 7-5, 2-6, 6-4.

No. 3 – Buti/O’Brien, L, def. Potter/Borland, 2-6, 6-2, 6-4.