It has been a busy week for WHS Girls Tennis, Coach Aufdengarten provided the following reports to bring us up to speed!
WHS GIRLS TENNIS
JV AVCTL @ Buhler HS
Thursday, October 1, 2020
Wellington finished 4th overall missing 3rd by 1 point. McPherson was first, followed by Buhler, then Circle.
Wellington had one league champion at #1 singles by Airalyn Frame. Frame was seeded 4th overall and won her first match 9-1 over Mosier from Circle. Her next match she beat the overall #1 seed Lee from Collegiate 9-7. In the finals Frame was behind 2-6 against Witte from McPherson and rallied back to win in a tiebreak.
Wellington's #1 Doubles team of Olivia Brand & Crystal Ramirez received the #4 seed and won their first match over Winfield 9-4. They then met the #1 seed from McPherson who had a 2 time state qualifier on the team and almost pulled off the upset losing 7-9. In their final match they lost to Circle after running out of gas 3-9 to finish 4th overall.
Playing #2 singles was Jordyn Brown who received the #6 seed. Brown was tied with Gillespie from Circle 3-3, but Gillespie took control winning 9-3. Gillespie went on to win the championship on the day. Brown bounced back and beat Childers from Augusta 9-3, then beat Payton from El Dorado 9-4 to finish 5th.
At #2 doubles was Riley Anderson & Kendall Janzen who received the #7 seed. The Wellington pair lost to Buhler in their first match but then beat the 6th seeded El Dorado team 9-3, then beat the 5th seeded Collegiate team 9-5 to finish 5th.
All the girls played good with all getting some wins. Airalyn was a league champion and did great for never playing tennis before.
WHS VARSITY GIRLS TENNIS
Tuesday, September 29, 2020
Varsity at Kingman on Tuesday - Wellington won the meet as a team in the 6 team invitational. #1 singles Kami Reichenberger finished 2nd overall losing her only match to an undefeated player on the year. #2 singles player Olivia Brand went 3-0 and finished 1st overall. #1 Doubles Rylee Rusk & Calli Hatfield also went 3-0 for 1st only giving up 1 game on the day. #2 doubles Jensen Lynnes & Lyric Cornejo continued the 3-0 streak finishing 1st overall. Wellington took an extra #2 doubles team of Crystal Ramirez & Jordyn Brown who finished 2nd overall only losing to Lynnes & Cornejo in the finals.
WHS JR. VARSITY GIRLS TENNIS
HERE vs Andover, Chaparral, Campus, Valley Center
Monday, September 28, 2020
Home JV on Monday top finisher was #1 doubles Crystal Ramirez and Jordyn Brown finishing 2nd out of 6 teams going 2-1 on the day. Wellington's other medalist was #1 singles Airalyn Frame also going 2-1 but for 3rd place. #2 singles River Douglas took 4th, and #2 doubles Abby Mraz and Alyra Koerner finished 4th also.