The Girls Varsity Tennis team continued their strong level of play with a win over Antioch tonight by a score of 6-1. The Thunder extended their team winning streak to 20 in a row and continue to make school history with every match. The Thunder was paced by Aly Cullotta and Anika Treadway at first and third singles. The 1st doubles pairing of Conrad/Morey showed that they could take advantage of hitting wide and hitting strong overheads for winners. Lydia Dunker and Ale Galindo showed good form in tense situations and were able to capitalize on good ball placement and communication at second doubles. The third doubles pairing of Mauck/Thomas used consistent ground strokes and spin serves to keep their opponents from establishing any rhythm. The fourth doubles pairing of Gaby Galindo and Bethany Lintner continue to show their poise and were aggressive at the net in finishing points.
Tonights Winning Recap:
1st Singles: Aly Cullotta over Ward (6-0, 6-2)
3rd Singles: Anika Treadway over Cabuyado (6-0, 6-0)
1st Doubles: Conrad/Morey over Horner/Hussian (6-2, 6-0)
2nd Doubles: Dunker/A. Galindo over Vesser/Selander (6-4, 6-7 (5), 10-8)
3rd Doubles: Mauck/Thomas over Goodman/Zhao (6-1, 6-3)
4th Doubles: G. Galindo/Lintner over Gsell/Pokorny (6-3, 6-4)
The Thunder are in action tomorrow afternoon at home vs. Sycamore for SENIOR NIGHT!! Please come out to support our seniors for their last regular season home match. The Thunder also play on Wednesday afternoon at Marengo. Shout out to all of the friends/family that came out today to root the ladies on to victory. Let’s go ladies!