The Ottumwa Courier


May 13, 2013

Ottumwa tennis teams ready to wrap up seasons


Ardueser and Zingg recorded Ottumwa's two victories in the dual. Ardueser scored a hard-fought 7-6 (7-5), 6-4 victory over Kennedy's Hanna Kvivt in No. 5 singles action and Zingg grinded out a 7-6 (7-4), 1-6, 10-8 win over Lindsey Rutz in No. 6 singles play.

"Ardueser never let up lets up and she certainly does not back down," Phommachack said. "She played exceptionally well and aggressive. "Katie [Zingg] pushed through her match today. She stayed mentally tough and made her opponent work."

Overall, Phommachack was pleased with her team's performance.

"They were strong in both the physical and and mental part of the tennis game," the coach said.

Cedar Rapids Kennedy 5, Ottumwa 2


No. 1 — Jessica Pedersen (K) def. Kelsey Granneman 0-6, 1-6; No. 2 — Sarah Lasecki (K) def. Jennifer Klodt 2-6, 0-6; No. 3 —Anna Riester (K) def. Hayli Beeson 2-6, 2-6; No. 4 — Marisa DonDiego (K) def. Sydney Grooms 7-5, 1-6, 10-3; No. 5 — Jill Ardueser (O) def. Hanna Kvivit 7-6 (7-5), 6-4; No. 6 — Katie Zingg (O) def. Lindsey Rutz 7-6 (7-4), 1-6, 10-8.


No. 1 — Pedersen/Lasecki (K) def. Granneman/Klodt 6-1, 6-0.

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