Thursday, the Stevens Cardinals girls tennis team hosted the Sanborn Indians during a very hot afternoon.
The Cardinals. coming in at 1 and 7. haven’t had the year they were hoping for but nonetheless they remained optimistic going into Thursday’s match against a strong 5 and 4 Sanborn team. After singles play, Sanborn was able to win five out of six matches securing the win early so Sanborn coach Jerry Wolbert mixed up his lineup for doubles.
The number 2 ranked doubles match was the most competitive of the day with both sets of girls playing well. It would come down to a tiebreaker and ultimately Stevens was able to pull out just their second win of the day. Final score on the day Sanborn 7, Stevens 2. Sanborn head coach and #1 ranked player as well as Stevens head coach spoke to YCN after the game.
Sanborn improves to 6 and 4 while Stevens drops to 1 and 8.