Rushville Republican


May 6, 2014

Lady Lions win invitational title


In doubles, the No. 1 duo of Casey Yager and Jill Yager lost 6-0, 6-1 to Audrey Corn and Kaleigh Corn. At No. 2 doubles, Sarah Hershberger and Nici Martin fell 7-5, 6-3 to Haley Augsberger and Brandy Stoker.

In junior varsity action, Haley Riddell won 8-7 (7-3). Larissa Dunn won 8-6. Courtney Hall lost 8-2 in singles and then teamed with Sarah Schombert to win 8-5 in doubles. Riko Itakura and Bridgette Welter lost 8-6.

Spartans edge Lady Lions

Rushville dropped to 4-5 overall and 2-2 in the conference with a 3-2 loss at Connersville.

The Lady Lions picked up both wins in doubles. At No. 1, the duo of Casey Yager and Jill Yager blanked Brittany Gabbard and Caitlyn Boggs 6-0, 6-0. At No. 2 doubles, Martin and Hershberger won 6-2, 6-2 over Olivia Holm and Emily Fox.

At No. 1 singles, Wainwright lost 6-2, 6-0 to Sally Wilhoite. At No. 2 singles, Harpring lost 6-3, 7-5 to Haley Crum and at No. 3 singles, Schroeder lost 7-5, 6-2 to Morgan Geise.

In junior varsity action, the Lady Lions went 7-0. Larissa Dunn won 8-0. Courtney Hall won 8-0 and 8-1. Riko Itakura and Abbey Whitaker teamed to win 8-1. Maddy Kasey and Sarah Schombert won 8-0. Natali Miller and Payton Brower won 8-0. Emilee Rogers and Bridgette Welter won 8-4.

Contact: Aaron Kirchoff at 765-932-2222, ext. 114

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