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Marksmen get first win

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By Larry Goffinet

MARENGO—Tell City won two singles matches and both doubles to beat Crawford County 4-1 for the Marksmen’s first girls tennis victory of the season Monday.

Bethany Peter (No. 1) and Samantha Kiplinger (No. 3) won singles matches in straight sets.

The Marksmen’s doubles winners were Brooke Birchler and Alexis Braun in No. 1 and Helen Schmidt and Vivian Clarke in No. 2.

The Marksmen won more than one match in a meet for the first time Saturday but lost to South Central 3-2 at home.

Peter beat Jessica Schreck 6-0, 6-3 in No. 1 singles.

Rachel Woznicki and Lucia Markova beat Srelge and Ransdall 6-4, 6-3 in No. 2 doubles for the Marksmen’s other victory.

Tell City also lost a road match to Gibson Southern 4-1 Friday.

Clarke and Schmidt beat Sidney Hirsch and Tori Meadows 6-4, 7-5 in No. 2 doubles for Tell City’s only win in that match.

Tell City, 1-4, will visit Harrison today at 4:30 p.m.

Friday’s Results

Gibson Southern 4, Tell City 1

Singles

1. Kori Titzer (GS) beat Bethany Peter 6-0, 6-0.

2. Jourdan Titzer (GS) beat Kayla Bailey 6-0, 6-0.

3. Alicia Taylor (GS) beat Samantha Kiplinger 6-0, 6-1.

Doubles

1. Chamberlain and Sensmeir (GS) beat Alexis Braun and Brooke Birchler 6-0, 6-3.

2. Vivian Clarke and Helen Schmidt (TC) beat Sidney Hirsch and Tori Meadows 6-4, 7-5.

Saturday’s Results

South Central 3, Tell City 2

Singles

1. Peter (TC) beat Jessica Schreck 6-0, 6-3.

2. Morgan Boston (SC) Robyn Scarpa 6-1, 6-3.

3. Darcy Thomas (SC) beat Kiplinger 6-1, 6-3.

Doubles

1. Dennison and Parker (SC) beat Schmidt and Bailey 6-1, 6-1.

2. Rachel Woznicki and Lucia Markova (TC) beat Srelge and Randsdall 6-4, 6-3.

Monday’s Results

Tell City 4, Crawford County 1

Singles

1. Peter (TC) beat Becca Koopman 6-2, 7-5.

2. Lindsey Bullington (CC) beat Bailey 6-2, 6-0.

3. Samantha Kiplinger (TC) beat Savanna Beechler 7-6 (7-2), 6-3.

Doubles

1. Braun and Birchler (TC) beat Baize and Ward 1-6, 6-2, 6-4.

2. Clarke and Schmidt (TC) beat Lumley and Duarte 6-3, 6-4.