Bruins looking for tennis wins
By Wayne Crick
Published Thursday, March 30, 2017 8:21 am
Photo by Wayne Crick Cedaredge sophomore Raven Saenz serves against Cortez last Saturday at Bill Heddles Rec Center in Delta. Saenz's partner, sophomore Payton Donahue watches as Saenz completes the service. The 3 Doubles team was leading at the time this
Paonia defeated Cedaredge 6-1 in tennis action last week, Tuesday (March 21). The Bruins did not go easily, despite the difference in set wins. The Eagles were winners in singles 1 and 2 play with scores of 6-2 and 6-2 at 1S.
A second win at 2S for the Eagles was a 6-1, 6-1 decision.
Sarah Tullis put up a good battle in 3S action eventually falling 5-7 and 5-7.
Cedaredge's Addison Schwarz and Sabrina Gilmore lost a 3-6, 4-6 decision to Paonia in one doubles play.
The 2D team from Cedaredge, Olivia McCrackin and Caitlyn Bowen lost its match (3-6 and 0-6) to the Eagles and Megan Branson and Payton Donahue played well before falling 6-6 (5-7) and 4-6.
Cedaredge's one victory came in the 4D match where Niala Stair and Daizy McCarty won in straight sets 6-4 and 6-4.
Results from the Cedaredge/Montezuma Cortez match, played March 25, were not available. The Bruins own a record of 0-4 overall and 0-3 in 3A Regional 8 standings.
The Bruins faced Delta on Monday, March 27, and are scheduled to host Grand Junction Central on Thursday, March 30 in Delta (Bill Heddles Rec Center) at 4 p.m.