Wellington girls tennis team open season with third place finish at Sellers Park

first_imgThe Adams sisters, MeKenna and Madi Adams, played No. 1 doubles.by Tracy McCue, Sumner Newscow — The Wellington girls tennis team opened the season with a third place finish in a four-team home invitational at Sellers Park Tuesday evening.Wellington finished with 11 points. Goddard Eisenhower won the event with 21 points eking out a win over Buhler that had 19. Conway Springs placed fourth with 9.Wellington head coach Brian Aufdengarten said going in that this would be an extremely tough tournament. Racked with injuries, the Wellington tennis team started the season shorthanded with some of its potential starters sidelined with injuries.The Crusaders Madi Lewellen finished first in No. 2 singles. She beat Lucy Mann of Buhler, Annie Robinson of Conway Springs and Shannon Kane of Goddard Ike.Elsewhere, it wasn’t so fortunate for the Wellington girls.In No. 1 doubles, sisters Mekenna and Madi Adams saw extremely tough competition in this season opening tournament including the Buhler duo Jessica Stephan and Kendra Nachtigal that are one of the top doubles team in the state. The Adams sisters went 1-2 for the day, getting a 8-7(8-6) victory over Kalie Jones and Sabrina Bellar of Conway Springs.In No. 1 singles, Abby Lowe went 0-3 in her varsity debut, losing to Michaela Esau of Buhler, Ericka Ebenkamp of Conway Springs and Taylor Daugherty of Goddard Ike.In No. 2 doubles, Jaclyn Luna and Noelle Wright were 1-2 getting a victory over Addi White and Harley Martin of Buhler.The Crusaders will be back in action again on their home court on Sept. 8 for the second of two home tournaments this season.For more pictures of the Wellington tournament, click here.Follow us on Twitter. Close Forgot password? Please put in your email: Send me my password! Close message Login This blog post All blog posts Subscribe to this blog post’s comments through… RSS Feed Subscribe via email Subscribe Subscribe to this blog’s comments through… RSS Feed Subscribe via email Subscribe Follow the discussion Comment (1) Logging you in… Close Login to IntenseDebate Or create an account Username or Email: Password: Forgot login? Cancel Login Close WordPress.com Username or Email: Password: Lost your password? Cancel Login Dashboard | Edit profile | Logout Logged in as Admin Options Disable comments for this page Save Settings Sort by: Date Rating Last Activity Loading comments… You are about to flag this comment as being inappropriate. Please explain why you are flagging this comment in the text box below and submit your report. The blog admin will be notified. Thank you for your input. +1 Vote up Vote down WHSmom · 258 weeks ago Great job, lady crusaders!! Report Reply 0 replies · active 258 weeks ago Post a new comment Enter text right here! Comment as a Guest, or login: Login to IntenseDebate Login to WordPress.com Login to Twitter Go back Tweet this comment Connected as (Logout) Email (optional) Not displayed publicly. Name Email Website (optional) Displayed next to your comments. Not displayed publicly. If you have a website, link to it here. Posting anonymously. Tweet this comment Submit Comment Subscribe to None Replies All new comments Comments by IntenseDebate Enter text right here! Reply as a Guest, or login: Login to IntenseDebate Login to WordPress.com Login to Twitter Go back Tweet this comment Connected as (Logout) Email (optional) Not displayed publicly. Name Email Website (optional) Displayed next to your comments. Not displayed publicly. If you have a website, link to it here. Posting anonymously. Tweet this comment Cancel Submit Comment Subscribe to None Replies All new commentslast_img

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