Fairmont tennis team rolls by River Valley
SLEEPY EYE – The Fairmont Cardinal girls tennis team rolled to six straight-set victories to pace a 7-0 shutout over the River Valley Wildcats during a non-league dual meet on Tuesday in Sleepy Eye.
Aubrey Green lost only one game in coasting to a 6-0, 6-1 victory over Kalyn Haas during No. 1 singles action, while Cardinal teammate Allison Moeller reversed her winning margin at the No. 3 spot in the singles bracket. Moeller downed Erika Ries by a 6-1, 6-0 decision.
Ellie Tonder served a 6-2, 6-1 loss to Sara Haugo during fourth-singles action, while Missy Viesselman completed Fairmont’s singles sweep via a 6-0, 2-6, 6-0 triumph over Lauren Laffen at the No. 2 position.
Sophie Shelgren and Abby Fitzgerald combined court skills at No. 1 doubles to post a 6-3, 6-2 victory over Natalie Stevens and Alyssa Rubey.
Jill Paris and Shantel Quist teamed at No. 2 doubles to chalk up a 6-1, 6-2 decision over Carissa Evers and Ashley Johnson, while Fairmont teammates Briana Gratz and Andrea Carstensen rolled to back-to-back 6-0 set victories over Tayler Hoffman and Kacie Goblirsch in third-doubles play.
Fairmont (5-1) opens South Central Conference action by playing host to St. James at 4:30 p.m. Thursday at the Cardinal Courts in Fairmont.
River Valley 0
Singles: Aubrey Green (F) d. Kalyn Haas, 6-0, 6-1. Missy Viesselman (F) d. Lauren Laffen, 6-0, 2-6, 6-0. Allison Moeller (F) d. Erika Ries, 6-1, 6-0. Ellie Tonder (F) d. Sara Haugo, 6-2, 6-1.
Doubles: Sophie Shelgren-Abby Fitzgerald (F) d. Natalie Stevens-Alyssa Rubey, 6-3, 6-2. Jill Paris-Shantel Quist (F) d. Carissa Evers-Ashley Johnson, 6-1, 6-2. Briana Gratz-Andrea Carstensen (F) d. Tayler Hoffman-Kacie Goblirsch, 6-0, 6-0.