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Fairmont won three of four matches that went three sets, securing a 5-2 win over Southwest Christian in a triangular at Mound-Westonka Sept. 7.

Ava Thiewes and Josie Harris rallied from a set down, 2-6, 6-2, 10-6, at second doubles, for a team point for the Stars. Ella Schmidt also won 6-2, 6-1 at fourth singles.

Winning sets for Southwest Christian were Lily Schwen (3-6, 6-4, 10-7) at third singles, Greta and Hannah Schwarz (6-4, 2-6, 10-3) at first doubles and Ya Schmidt and Katie Woodward (5-7, 6-1, 10-8).

Ella Schmidt went three sets in a 3-6, 7-6, 11-9 loss for Southwest Christian in a 7-0 defeat to host Mound-Westonka.

Thiewes and Harris won seven total games at second doubles with Woodward and Ya Schmidt claiming five games.

Southwest Christian hosts United South Central at 4:15 p.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 10.


Holy Family Catholic went 2-1 at a quadrangular in Rosemount, the only loss coming in a 5-2 decision to Buffalo Sept. 7.

The Fire beat St. Paul Harding 4-3 and the host Irish 5-2.

Seventh grader Aria McNeely went 3-0 at fourth singles for Holy Family.

McNeely won 6-3, 6-2 in the match with Buffalo. Ashley Anseth also scored a 6-2, 5-7, 10-8 win at third singles.

Claire Haley (6-2, 7-5), Anseth (6-0, 6-4) and McNeely (6-3, 6-4) won at second through fourth singles against Rosemount. Morgan Hausback and Lauren Taylor added a 6-1, 7-5 win at first doubles, while Cassie Beddor and Emma Murphy were victorious 6-3, 7-6.

It was a doubles sweep for the Fire against St. Paul Harding. Lauren Hickey and Julia Baskfield scored a 6-1, 6-4 win in the second position. Hausback and Taylor (6-1, 6-2) and Beddor and Murphy (6-4, 6-1) along with McNeely in three sets, 4-6, 7-5, 10-6, clinched the win.

Holy Family Catholic hosts Belle Plaine at 4:15 p.m. on Monday.


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