June 23, 2024

Scott City girls tennis second at home invitational

Scott City, Kan. (westernkansasnews.com)–In beginning their second half of the season on Monday, the Scott City Lady Beaver tennis team was able to play on the new home courts at their own Scott City Invitational Tournament. It would turn out to be a nice day, with a south breeze and sunny skies throughout. This years tournament was played in bracket style with eight teams. 

Colby would take home the tournament title, just edging Scott City by three points in the team race, 62-59. Greeley County would finish in third.

Scott City would have two champions. No. 2 Singles player Madison Westergard rallied in a tiebreaker to win the division, while the No. 2 Doubles team of Sadie Hermosillo/Bella Myers won the meet. They were unattached, and won their play-in match and finished undefeated.

Team Scores
Colby 62, Scott City 59, Greeley County 40, Garden City 31, Cimarron 30, Liberal 21, Ulysses 18, Scott City Extra 14, Goodland 9

No. 1 Singles
1. Mackenzie Dodson, Colby; 2. Abbie LeBeau, Scott City; 3. Lauren Crotinger, Greeley County; 4. Cassidy Schmidt, Cimarron; 5. Priscilla Vasquez, Liberal; 6. Kiersten Kent, Goodland; 7. Rilee McGraw, Garden City; 8. Shamira Findley, Ulysses

No. 1 Doubles
1. Kitlynn Faber/April Swarz, Colby; 2. Yen Nguyen/Rylee Ortiz, Garden City; 3. Cynthia Gonzalez/Lanae Haupt, Scott City; 4. Jennifer Johnson/Leonela Martinez, Ulysses; 5. Kyra Nolan/Karlyn Woelk, Greeley County; 6. Melody Carter/Dani Kugler, Cimarron; 7. Riddhi Bombaywala/Brianna Sanders, Liberal; 8. Leanne Cristelli/Haili Kent, Goodland

No. 2 Singles
1. Madison Westergard, Scott City; 2. Dani Schroeder, Colby; 3. Jordan Toothaker, Cimarron; 4. Katie Classen, Liberal; 5. Josey Schmidt, Greeley County; 6. Alivia Palmer, Garden City; 7. Rachel Witman, Goodland; 8. Autumn Pauda, Ulysses

No. 2 Doubles
1. Sadie Hermosillo/Bella Myers, Scott City Extra; 2. Marisela Chavez/Gisselle Aguirre, Scott City; 3. Kallie Knobbe/Payton Walk, Greeley County; 4. Isabel Dixon/Jenna Unruh, Colby; 5. Sydney Nanniga/Chloe Powell, Garden City; 6. Clara Garcia/Xochitl Rojas, Ulysses; 7. Mariah Dechant/Victoria Fuentes, Cimarron; 8. Aracely Jurado/Britton Romero, Liberal; 9. Xochitl Rodriguez/Genna Ross, Goodland

Scott City Coach Cheryl Kucharik