Mustangs, Wolves earn prep tennis wins
Eagle River and Chugiak picked up wins in Cook Inlet Conference tennis play Sept. 5-6.
The Mustangs earned a CIC sweep over Bartlett on Wednesday, Sept. 5, while Eagle River downed East 7-2 on Thursday, Sept. 6.
The Mustangs were led by No. 1 singles players Emilee Groth and Riley Fugere, who each won their matches in straight sets. Groth didn’t lose a game in her match against Emily Bodek, while Fugere dropped just one in his sweep of Thane Hatcher.
Other winners for Chugiak included Eric Rueb and Hannah Dekay, as well as the doubles teams of Ted Nichols/Francis Wanek, Ian Judd/Ben Nisonger, Megan Anschutz/Tyanna Melak, Jordyn Baily/Bethany Kesler and Claire Mahoney/Jared Elison.
Eagle River won four of six contested matches Thursday against East. Stefan Retzlaff and Paige Sharpe won singles matches for the Wolves, who got doubles wins from Sterling Retzlaff/Chase McGraw and Griffen Marson/Cameron Witte. The Wolves also picked up three wins by default.
Eagle River plays West on Wednesday at 3:15 p.m. at the Alaska Club East. Chugiak plays Service Thursday at 3:15 p.m., also at the Alaska Club.
MUSTANGS 9, GOLDEN BEARS 0
Boys #1 Singles: Riley Fugere (C) d. Thane Hatcher (B) 6-0, 6-1
Boys #2 Singles: Eric Rueb (C) d. Owen Wilson (B) 6-3, 6-1
Girls #1 Singles: Emilee Groth (C) d. Emily Bodek (B) 6-0, 6-0
Girls #2 Singles: Hannah Dekay (C) d. Lyndze Bodek 6-4, 4-6, 10-4
Boys #1 Doubles: Ted Nichols & Francis Wanek (C) d. Hueche Lor & Ryan Pogue (B) 6-0, 6-2
Boys #2 Doubles: Ian Judd & Ben Nisonger (C) d. Trey Suber & Yeleng Thad (B) 6-3, 6-2
Girls #1 Doubles: Megan Anshutz & Tyanna Melak (C) d. Madison Reese & Choa Her (B) 6-3, 6-3
Girls #2 Doubles: Jordyn Bailey & Bethany Kesler (C) d. Diana Moua & Abby Walosin (B) 6-0, 6-2
Mixed Doubles: Claire Mahoney & Jared Elison (C) d. Anna Shipman & Ben Roberts (B) 6-0, 6-0
WOLVES 7, THUNDERBIRDS 2
Boys Singles #1: David Columbus (EHS) def. Jaiten Cogswell (ERHS) 6-0, 6-1
Boys Singles #2: Stefan Retzlaff (ERHS) def. Jonah Folds (EHS) 1-6, 6-2, 10-2 tie breaker
Girls Singles #1: Jayla Jordan (EHS) def. Maria Teixeira (ERHS) 6-2, 7-6 (7-5 tie breaker)
Girls Singles #2: Paige Sharpe (ERHS) def. Miri Andreassen (EHS) 6-1, 6-3
Boys Doubles #1: Sterling Retzlaff/Chase McGraw (ERHS) def. Ryan Parks/Howard Wang (EHS) 6-0, 6-2
Boys Doubles #2: Griffen Marson/Cameron Witte (ERHS) def. Forrest Larson/Oliver Bennett (EHS) 6-0, 6-3
Girls Doubles #1: Evelyn Montero/Alicia Prieto (ERHS) def. EHS by default
Girls Doubles #2: Annalies Stephens/Irish Wolfe (ERHS) def. EHS by default
Mixed Doubles: Max Friedli/Kali Spencer (ERHS) def. EHS by default