Girls Varsity Tennis · Girls Varsity Tennis finishes 3rd place at Hanover Central Invite @ Hanover Central Jr/Sr HS

  Place Points
McCutcheon High School 1st 39
Andrean High School 2nd 31
Kankakee Valley High School 3rd 27
Lowell High School 4th 26
Merrillville High School 5th 22
Hanover Central High School 6th 18
Rensselaer Central High School 7th 12
Bishop Noll Institute 8th 2

The Lady Kougars were in action in the South County Invite held at Hanover Central today. Unfortunately due to an early injury and forfeit they found themselves behind in points from the get go. No.2 Doubles of Alexis Arambula & Taylor Schultz had to forfeit in the 1st round. Arambula was not able to compete so Brynn Young filled in and Schultz & Young went on to win the back draw defeating Rensselaer and Merrillville.
No.1 Hannah Wiesemann lost in the first round to Andrean but battled back to win her second match against Bishop Noll. In the championship of the back draw she fell just short losing 8-10 in the third set to McCutcheon.
No.2 Aubrey Toppen started out great defeating a very good McCutcheon opponent. Only to lose a hard faught match in the semis against Andrean in the third set 8-10. Toppen went on to win her final match against Rensselaer.
No.3 Abby Sayers had a great day defeating Bishop Noll in the first round. Then in the semis she defeated Andrean. Sayers ended up losing in Championship to McCutcheon.
No.1 Doubles Allison & Olivia Arnold also had a great day of tennis defeating Merrillville. Then in the semis they defeated Hanover Central. In the Championship they came up short losing to McCutcheon.
All in all it was a good day of tennis. The team show great poise knowing they were playing from behind all day. They competed very well and put themselves into a position at the end of the day where only a match with McCutcheon could’ve won the Invite.
No.1 Hannah Wiesemann – 6th place
No.2 Aubrey Toppen – 3rd place
No.3 Abby Sayers – 2nd place
No.1 Allison Dykstra & Olivia Arnold – 2nd place
No.2 Taylor Schultz & Brynn Young – 5th place
Next match is Tuesday the 24th when the Lady Kougars host Andrean.