The Clinton Herald, Clinton, Iowa


May 13, 2013

Kings advance in team play


The Indians got singles wins from Taylor Bialas (No. 2), Lindsey Grams (No. 3) and Maddie Parker (No. 6) to go into doubles tied 3-3. Resnick and Jamie White combined to beat Vogel and Grams 6-2, 1-6, 1-0 (8), while Mary Kate O’Donnell and Christine Rohlf won at No. 3 to give the Knights the victory.

“I don’t think we had the mental toughness to pull through when we needed to, because all six girls showed they are capable of beating each of these girls last week,” Camanche coach Erin Montgomery said. “Today wasn’t our day.

“Lindsey and Parker did a great job of getting off the court quick with wins, and Taylor fought off a good comeback from White.”

The Indians return to action today with a makeup meet against Cedar Rapids Xavier, then go to individual regionals Thursday at Assumption.

“We still have a chance to get some girls through individually,” Montgomery said. “We will see how well the girls respond to this tough loss on Thursday.”



Singles — Jacob Kruse (C) def. Gabe Mozena 6-3, 6-4; Ryan Schroeder (C) def. Gus Zuccaro 6-4, 6-0; Cody Nolan (C) def. Jacob Mozena 6-1, 4-6, 6-4; Tony Hurlburt (C) def. Noah Mozena 6-0, 6-1; Evan Hood (C) def. Andy Salwolke 3-6, 6-4, 6-2; Vamsi Marla (C) def. Johnny Dohrner 6-7, 7-6, 7-6.

Doubles — Not played (match was clinched).



Singles — Haley Resnick (DA) def. Kylie Vogel 7-5, 7-5; Taylor Bialas (C) def. Jamie White 6-1, 2-6, 1-0 (7); Lindsey Grams def. Hailey Schneden 6-1, 6-1; Kate Fennelly (DA) def. Brett Hilgendorf 6-4, 6-0; Mary Kate O’Donnell (DA) def. Nicole Nielsen 6-2, 3-6, 1-0 (3); Maddie Parker (C) def. Christine Rohlf 7-5, 6-3.

Doubles — Resnick/White (DA) def. Vogel/Grams (C) 6-2, 1-6, 1-0 (8); No. 2 did not finish; O’Donnell/Rohlf (DA) def. Parker/Bailey Mensinger 6-1, 6-2.

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