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SOUTH WHITLEY â€” Whitkoâ€™s and Columbia Cityâ€™s tennis teams not only faced each other Monday night in South Whitley, but battled gusty wind.
Columbia City beat the Lady â€™Cats 5-0.
In No. 1 singles, Celene Rongos beat Whitkoâ€™s Abby Marshall 6-1, 6-0. Columbia Cityâ€™s Kennedy Slavicek defeated Aressa Tackwell 6-2, 6-3 in No. 2 singles. Whitkoâ€™s Laura Hippensteel lost to Alaina Beckner 6-4, 6-0 in No. 3 singles.
In No. 1 doubles, Breanna Hicks and Sydney Ford downed Candace Swick and Whitney Hobbs, 6-0, 6-1. In No. 2 doubles, Blake Farber and Macie Hinen defeated Erin Murphy and Bailey Baugher 6-1, 6-0.
Columbia Cityâ€™s record is 4-2. Whitko fell to 2-3.
JV: In junior varsity action, Adrianna Brown and June Ramos of Columbia City came away with victories.
Columbia City is back in action Tuesday at Bellmont. Whitko travels to Wabash Thursday.View more articles in: