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Chask girls tennis surrendered just five total games, sweeping Robbinsdale Cooper 7-0 in a Metro West Conference match Sept. 17.

Lexi Bauman, Noelle Slezak and Ellen Adams all won in 12 straight games at first, second and fourth singles. Ireland Altenburg scored a 6-1, 6-0 victory in the third position as well.

Reese Williams and Megan Thibodeau (6-2, 6-1), Paige Whalen and Abby Nelson (6-1, 6-0) and Regan Engeman and Lucy Browning (6-0, 6-0) were victors for the Hawks in doubles.

Chaska hosts Chanhassen at 4:15 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 19.


All eyes on third singles, Ella Schmidt's 6-3, 2-6, 6-4 victory clinched Southwest Christian's first program win over Belle Plaine, a 4-3 decision Sept. 17.

Katie Woodward and Ava Thiewes also won in three sets for the Stars at third doubles, rallying from a first-set tie-breaker loss to win 6-7, 6-2, 6-3.

Josie Harris (6-0, 6-0) at fourth singles and the second doubles team of Ellie Vietzen and Anna Gueldner (6-3, 6-2) also scored points for the Stars.

Belle Plaine won matches at first and second singles and first doubles that went three sets as well.

Southwest Christian is at Le Sueur-Henderson at 4:15 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 19.


Hutchinson won six of seven matches in straight sets in a 7-0 defeat of Holy Family Catholic Sept. 17.

Ally Agerland won the first set at first singles before dropping the next two to the Tigers' Haley Knorr, 5-7, 6-4, 10-4.

Morgan Hausback and Lauren Taylor took five games at first doubles with Cecily Cronin, Aria McNeely and Emma Murphy and Cassie Beddor all claiming three games at second and fourth singles, and third doubles, respectively.

Holy Family Catholic has a rescheduled match with Delano at home at 3:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 18.


Eden Prairie moved its top two singles players to the doubles side, getting a win in three sets in a 6-1 loss to second-ranked Minnetonka Sept. 17.

Even without Sarah Shahbaz, ranked No. 8 in state, the Skippers dominated the Eagles to improve to 4-0 in the Lake Conference.

Annika and Karina Elvestrom at first and second singles, and Arianna Piedrahita at fourth singles, all won 6-0, 6-0, for Minnetonka. Emily Jurgens scored a 6-0, 6-3 win as well in the third position

Minnetonka also won in straight sets at second and third doubles. Sarah Bernet and Kelsey Phillips (6-1, 6-4) and Maddie Prondzinski and Emilia Medzuikaite (6-2, 6-1) scored decisive victories.

The Skippers' line-up featured four freshmen and an eighth grader. The lone seniors, Taylor Kamps and Libby Andraschko, fought hard, winning the first set over Eden Prairie's top two players, Annika Anderson and Niyathi Bhupatiraju, in a 4-6, 7-5, 1-0 decision.

Minnetonka competes in Rochester on Saturday, Sept. 21.


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