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Tecumseh edges Marksmen

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By Larry Goffinet

TELL CITY—Tecumseh won two singles matches and No. 1 doubles to beat Tell City 3-2 in PAC girls tennis Monday.

Tell City’s Bethany Peter won No. 1 singles, defeating Tori Fromm 7-6 (7-5), 6-0.

The Marksmen also won in No. 2 doubles. Brooke Birchler and Alexis Braun beat Chelsea Gentry and Haley Shawhan 6-0, 6-1.

Regular Tell City starter Trish Solbrig did not play because she has mononucleosis. This is the Marksmen’s second 3-2 conference loss in which they were shorthanded.

Tell City also lost a PAC match at Forest Park 5-0 Tuesday.

Forest Park won every match in straight sets, though one set in No. 2 singles went to a tie-breaker.

Tell City, 1-5 overall and 0-4 in the PAC, will visit Boonville today at 4:30 p.m.

Monday’s Results

Tecumseh 3, Tell City 2

Singles

1. Bethany Peter (TC) beat Tori Fromm 7-6 (7-5), 6-0.

2. Stephanie Ambrose (T) beat Jenelle Clausen 2-6, 6-4, 6-4.

3. Hailey Menke (T) beat Kari Gladish 6-2, 6-0.

Doubles

1. Kristie Moesner and Kristin Menke (T) beat Kayla Bailey and Robyn Scarpa 6-0. 6-0.

2. Brooke Birchler and Alexis Braun (TC) beat Chelsea Gentry and Haley Shawhan 6-0, 6-1.

Tuesday’s Results

Forest Park 5, Tell City 0

Singles

1. Lori Weyer (FP) beat Peter 6-3, 7-5.

2. Allison Rahman (FP) beat Clausen 7-6 (7-2), 6-1.

3. Nicole Kersteins beat Gladish 6-3, 6-3.

Doubles

1. Alyssa Fleck and Theo Steinmetz beat Bailey and Scarpa 6-0. 6-1.

2. Camille Hagedorn and Kaci Kreilein beat Birchler and Braun 6-0, 6-3.