MP tennis opens with 9-0 victory
It was the perfect start to the season.
The Mt. Pleasant girls’ tennis team claimed a 9-0 victory over Ft. Madison in their first meet of the year on Monday.
Taylor Beatty won against Rachel Sugars in the No. 1 singles match, 8-6. Elizabeth Shaw defeated Chloe Carter, 8-3, and Tasha Glover claimed an 8-1 victory over Becca Wolfe.
In the No. 4 singles match, Ashton Whaley topped Andrea Otte, 8-4, while Raeanna Crile defeated Madalyn Fischer by a score of 8-1.
Jessica Holtkamp came out on top of an 8-2 decision against Alicia Ramatowski in the No. 6 singles match, and it was the first career varsity win for the Mt. Pleasant player.
Mt. Pleasant’s Lorynn Whaley won the JV match against Shayla Gustafson, 8-0.
In doubles play, the team of Beatty and Glover won by a score of 8-4, while Shaw and Whaley won 8-3 and the Crile/Holtkamp team claimed an 8-2 victory.
The Panther will compete against Thursday when they host Notre Dame/West Burlington at East Lake Park.