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It was an awesome afternoon of tennis from the Lady Indian Squad! The girls fell behind 1-2 in doubles to start out with, but claiming a victory at the number one spot. Duo Evan Sigars and Eugenia Rodriguez-Savage defeated Platte County’s Karlee Chase and Sydney Bales 8-4.

Starting singles out down 1-2 the girls knew how important singles play would effect the out come of the match. Sophomore Kate Proper fought hard but came up short at the number four spot. Losing 6-10 to Platte County’s Emma Murray, Senior Angela Cobb also fought well and fell to Platte County’s Molly Mcbratney 1-10. With four matches still going the Lady Indians were down 1-4, with Evan Sigars, Eugenia Rodriguez-Savage, Bailey Colgan, and Caitlin Eivins still on court it was going to come down to the wire. Next off was Eugenia Rodriguez-Savage claiming a 10-4 victory at the two spot against Platte County’s Sydney Bales.After that was Bailey Colgan who claimed a solid 10-3 victory at the three slot against Platte County’s Annie Archibald.

Down 3-4 it came down to the outcome of Evan Sigars and Caitlin Eivins match. Evan was down 0-5 against Platte County’s Karlee Chase, fought back to forced a tie breaker, and came out on top with 11-10 (7-0) win to score her first win on the season! Tied at 4 a piece Caitlin Eivins came off the court shortly after securing the matching clinching win! Caitlin clinched a 10-8 victory against Platte County’s Sophie Curtis at the five slot!

The Lady Indians are back in action tomorrow, Thursday the 12th against Park Hill South at Park Hill South.

Box Score:
Singles
Evan Sigars (CHS) def. Karlee Chase (PC) 11-10 (7-0)
Eugenia Rodriguez-Savage (CHS) def. Sydney Bales (PC) 10-4
Bailey Colgan (CHS) def. Annie Archibald (PC) 10-3
Emma Murray (PC) def. Kate Proper (CHS) 10-6
Caitlin Eivins (CHS) def. Sophie Curtis (PC) 10-8
Molly Mcbratney (PC) def. Angela Cobb (CHS) 10-1

Doubles
Sigars/Rodriguez-Savage (CHS) def. Chase/Bales (PC) 8-4
Archibald/Murray (PC) def. Colgan/Eivins (CHS) 8-6
Curtis/Mcbratney (PC) def. Proper/Cobb (CHS) 8-4