September 24, 2019
WAUSAU– The Wausau East girls tennis team came up with a big Wisconsin Valley Conference win on Tuesday as they knocked off SPASH 5-2.
The Lumberjacks swept their singles matches as Savannah Carroll, Lea Ratawong, Claire Peterson and Lola Berumen each picked up victories.
In doubles action, SPASH held a 2-1 advantage over East.
The Lumberjacks improve to 5-0 in Valley play and will travel to Wisconsin Rapids on Thursday as conference play resumes.
No. 1 – Savannah Carroll, WAUSAU EAST def. Jessica Kleman, STEVENS POINT AREA SENIOR HIGH, 6-1, 6-0
No. 2 – Lea Ratanawong, WAUSAU EAST def. Estella Roerig, STEVENS POINT AREA SENIOR HIGH, 6-1, 6-2
No. 3 – Claire Peterson, WAUSAU EAST def. Abby Erwin, STEVENS POINT AREA SENIOR HIGH, 6-0, 6-1
No. 4 – Lola Berumen, WAUSAU EAST def. Tatum Thielman, STEVENS POINT AREA SENIOR HIGH, 6-1, 6-0
No. 1 – Meghan DeBot – Anna Hlavac, STEVENS POINT AREA SENIOR HIGH def. Zoe Briquelet Miller – Elizabeth Boulanger, WAUSAU EAST, 6-1, 6-2
No. 2 – Leah Olsen – Allison Rust, STEVENS POINT AREA SENIOR HIGH def. Lillie Grace Faulkner – Morgan Mchugh, WAUSAU EAST, 6-0, 6-1
No. 3 – Brittany Khammanivong – Katie Martell, WAUSAU EAST def. Caroline Blakeman – Sabrina O’Keefe, STEVENS POINT AREA SENIOR HIGH, 6-2, 6-2
The sixth leg of the Wisconsin Valley Conference girls golf meet took place at the Marshfield Country Club on Tuesday, and Wausau earned a second place finish with a team score of 194.
SPASH took first place at 171.
Wausau was led once again by Jasmine Yang, who placed third overall with a 43.
The day’s medalist was SPASH’s Abby Nickel, who carded a 40. Ally Nickel, also of SPASH, was second with 43.
Abby Nickel holds a slight lead over Yang for the overall individual crown with one leg left to go.
Yang has a total of 70 points, while Nickel has 70.5 points.
Leg #7 will take place in Stevens Point on Wednesday, September 25.
Leg 6 Team Results
Wisconsin Rapids 201
DC Everest 210
D.C. Everest 4, Merrill 0
The Evergreens improved to 5-5-1 on the season and 3-3 in the Wisconsin Valley Conference with a win over Merrill.
Tamirat Knutson earned a hat trick with three goals.
Kyle Jaglinski had a goal for the Evergreens, while Connor Schommer added an assist.
The Evergreens out-shot Merrill 12-4.
Matt Schafer had four saves for Everest; Merrill’s Zane Westberg recorded eight saves.