The Ottumwa Courier


April 23, 2013

Doubles dominance leads Bulldog girls tennis to Metro opening win


The Ottumwa junior varsity also picked up 16 wins in 19 matches against Lincoln, capping the end to a quick but very successful day to open Metro play. The Bulldogs (2-2, 1-0) will look for more Metro success against their newest conference rival, weather permitting, today as Ottumwa heads to Indianola at 4 p.m.

"Coach (Phommachack) was telling me to give all the girls high-fives through the fences," Nelson said. "I know she was definately here in spirit with us."


Ottumwa 7, Des Moines Lincoln 4


No. 1 — Emily Cox (Des Moines Lincoln) def. Kelsey Granneman (Ottumwa) 7-6 (5), 6-1. No. 2 — Jennifer Klodt (O) def. Gracie Benton (DML) 6-4, 6-2. No. 3 — Madeline Jannes (DML) def. Hayli Beeson (O) 6-2, 6-2. No. 4 — Haley Johnson (DML) def. Sydney Grooms (O) 6-3, 6-4. No. 5 — Jill Ardueser (O) def. Kellie Murtle (DML) 6-1, 6-0. No. 6 — Katie Zingg (O) def. Diana Yang (DML) 6-0, 6-1.


No. 1 — Cox and Benton (DML) def. Granneman and Klodt (O) 6-1, 6-4. No. 2 — Beeson and Ardueser (O) def. Madeline Jannes and C. Jannes (DML) 6-1, 6-3. No. 3 — Zingg and Beth Overturf (O) def. Johnson and Yang (DML) 6-3, 6-0. No. 4 — Grooms and Megan Black (O) def. Murtle and Luchua Yang (DML) 6-0, 6-0. No. 5 — Anna Graeff and Abagail Messer (O) def. Jennfer Yang and Katie Webb (DML) 6-1, 6-2.

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