Tennis players qualify for State tourneys

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By Sam Jack
TSnews

Eleven tennis players from schools in the TSnews coverage area qualified for season-ending State tournaments over the weekend.
From Campus High School, singles player Jacilyn Seachris and the doubles team of Jade Richardson and Addie Groh qualified, both placing fifth at a Class 6A regional held in Dodge City Oct. 9. The 6A State tournament will be held Oct. 15-16 at the Riverside Tennis Complex in Wichita.
Conway Springs finished as Class 3-2-1A regional runner-up, out of a field of 12 teams. Both doubles teams, Loren May/Haylee Osner and Adrienne May/Janel Meyer, qualified for State, with May/Osner placing third and May/Meyer taking fifth. Singles player Allyson Lange also qualified, placing fourth.The 3-2-1A State tournament will be held Oct. 15-16 at Maize South High School.
The Cardinals also did well in their league tournament last week, taking second behind Hutchinson Trinity.
Eisenhower High School will send singles player Rachel Davis to the Class 5A State tournament, after Davis took fifth at a regional meet in Arkansas City.
Davis also took fourth in the AVCTL Div. 2 tournament last week. She will compete in the Class 5A State meet, Oct. 15-16 at Emporia High School.
Goddard High School’s season ended Oct. 9 in Arkansas City, with all four entries suffering first-round regional losses.

Campus HS

AVCTL Div. 1 Championship, Maize, Oct. 4.
Singles
Pyper Maynor: Hamm (Newton) def. Maynor, 1-0. Benson (Hutchinson) def. Maynor, 9-2. Yager (Derby) def. Maynor, 9-1. 14th place.
Jacilyn Seachris: Foster (Hutchinson) def. Seachris, 3-1. Seachris def. Yager (Derby), 8-3. Rodriguez (Maize South) def. Seachris, 9-4. Seachris def. Ruth (Newton), 9-7. 11th place.
Doubles
Jade Richardson/Addie Groh: Maize def. Campus, 1-0. Hutchinson def. Campus, 9-2. Derby def. Campus, 9-1. 14th place.
Taybor Rardin/Logyn Johnson: Hutchinson def. Campus, 5-0. Newton def. Campus, 9-8(3). Hutchinson def. Campus, 9-5. 12th place.

Class 6A Regional, Dodge City, Oct. 9
Singles
Piper Maynor: Maynor def. Morales (Dodge City), 6-2, 6-2. Alvarez (Wichita Northwest) def. Maynor, 6-2, 6-1. Benson (Hutchinson) def. Maynor, 6-0, 6-2.
Jacilyn Seachris: Seachris def. Rivera (Liberal), 6-7(3), 6-4, 10-8. Foster (Hutchinson) def. Seachris, 6-0, 6-0. Seachris def. Claassen (Liberal), 6-2, 3-6, 6-4. Seachris def. Benson (Hutchinson), 7-5, 7-5. 5th place.
Doubles
Taybor Radin/Logyn Johnson: Garden City (Riggs/Nanninga) def. Campus, 6-0, 6-0.
Jade Richardson/Addie Groh: Campus def. Wichita South (Vizcarra-Bedoy/Gilbert), 6-0, 6-0. Dodge City (Unruh/Gamez) def. Campus, 4-6, 6-4, 10-7. Campus def. Liberal (Jurado/Hernandez), 6-0, 6-0. Campus def. Hutchinson (Davis/Suppes), 7-8(6), 4-6, 6-2. 5th place.

Conway Springs HS

Central Plains League Tournament, Wichita Independent, Oct. 4
No. 1 singles, Allyson Lange: Lange def. Wellman (Sterling). Meier (Independent) def. Lange, 6-4, 6-1. Lange def. Albright (Chaparral), 6-4, 6-2. 3rd place.
No. 2 singles, Grace Bender: Bender def. Cain (Hutchinson Trinity), 6-2, 6-1. Bender def. Davis (Wichita Trinity), 3-6, 6-4, 10-8. Schreiner (Kingman) def. Bender, 4-6, 7-5, 10-8. 2nd place.
No. 1 doubles, Haylee Osner/Loren May: CS def. Wichita Independent (Martin/Sturm), 6-0, 6-0. CS def. Sterling (Rowland/Wilson). Wichita Trinity (Dunne/Major) def. CS. 2nd place.
No. 2 doubles, Janel Meyer/Adrienne May: CS def. Wichita Independent (Skelton/Mora), 6-1, 6-0. Wichita Trinity (Todorov/Green) def. CS, 6-3, 6-0. CS def. Chaparral (Cash/Francis), 6-4, 6-2. 3rd place.
Team Results: 1. Hutchinson Trinity, 63; 2. Conway Springs, 55; 3. Wichita Independent, 38.

Class 3-2-1A Regional, Wichita Collegiate, Oct. 8-9
Singles
Allyson Lange: 4th place, qualified for State.
Doubles
Loren May/Haylee Osner: 3rd place, qualified for State.
Adrienne May/Janel Meyer: 5th place, qualified for State.

Eisenhower HS

AVCTL Div. 2 Championship, Andover, Oct. 4
Singles
Rachel Davis: Davis def. Combs (Goddard), 6-3, 6-1. Davis def. Strickland (Andover Central), 6-0, 6-0. Sinclair (Andover) def. Davis, 6-2, 6-1. Gaddis (Andover) def. Davis, 6-3, 6-1. 4th place.
Alana Ewertt: Ewertt def. Cooper (Arkansas City), 6-1, 6-0. Montoya (Salina Central) def. Ewertt, 6-0, 6-0. Rising (Goddard) def. Ewertt by default. Strickland (Andover Central) def. Ewertt by default. 8th place.
Doubles
McKenzie Henry/McKenna Jilka: EHS def. Valley Center (Blanton/Turner), 4-6, 6-2, (9). Andover (Walker/Jittawait) def. EHS, 6-3, 6-1. Salina Central (Renfro/Renfro) def. EHS, 6-2, 6-0. Andover Central (Lester/Uhlenhop) def. EHS, 4-6, 6-2, (5). 8th place.
Leila Kral/Leah Wilkinson: Valley Center (Bishop/Hamm) def. EHS, 6-3, 6-2. EHS def. Arkansas City (Aldridge/McBride), 9-1. EHS def. Goddard (Johnson/Young), 9-7. EHS def. Valley Center (Blanton/Turner), 8-4. 9th place.
Team Results: 1. Andover, 51; 2. Salina Central, 38; 3. Andover Central, 30; 4. Eisenhower, 27.

Class 5A Regional Tournament, Arkansas City, Oct. 9
Singles
Rachel Davis: Davis def. McCabe (Pittsburg), 6-0, 6-0. Sinclair (Andover) def. Davis, 6-2, 6-4. Davis def. Shaefer (Andover Central), 6-3, 6-3. Davis def. Ackerman (Kapaun), 6-4, 6-1. 5th place.
Maddie Bracy: Sinclair (Andover) def. Bracy, 6-0, 6-0.
Doubles
Leila Kral/Leah Wilkinson: Kapaun (Bezdek/Orme) def. EHS, 6-4, 6-1.
McKenzie Henry/McKenna Jilka: EHS def. Pittsburg (Shriver/Russell), 6-1, 6-1. Kapaun (Bezdek/Orme) def. EHS, 6-1, 6-2.

Goddard HS

AVCTL Div. 2 Championship, Andover, Oct. 4
Singles
Leah Combs: Davis (EHS) def. Combs, 6-3, 6-1. Combs def. Taylor (Valley Center), 9-3. Combs def. McGee (Arkansas City), 9-0. Schaefer (Andover Central) def. Combs, 9-7. 10th place.
Alyssa Rising: Rising def. Schaefer (Andover Central), 4-6, 6-2, (3). Gaddis (Andover) def. Rising, 6-1, 6-3. Rising def. Ewertt (Eisenhower) by default. Rupe (Salina Central) def. Rising, 6-2, 6-3. 6th place.
Doubles
Emma Johnson/Amelia Young: Andover Central (Lester/Uhlenhop) def. GHS, 6-0, 6-2. EHS (Kral/Wilkinson) def. GHS, 9-7. GHS def. Arkansas City (Carter/Mills), 9-8(2). 11th place.
Kate Nelson/Tesla Faber: Salina Central (Renfro/Renfro) def. GHS, 6-0, 6-2. Arkansas City (Carter/Mills) def. GHS, 9-5. GHS def. Arkansas City (Aldridge/McBride), 9-1. 13th place.
Team Results: 1. Andover, 51; 2. Salina Central, 38; 3. Andover Central, 30; 4. Eisenhower, 27; 5. Valley Center, 18; 6. Goddard, 16.

Class 5A Regional Tournament, Arkansas City, Oct. 9
Singles
Leah Combs: Ackerman (Kapaun) def. Combs, 6-0, 6-4.
Alyssa Rising: Solberg (Andover Central) def. Rising, 7-6, 5-7, 1-0(8).
Doubles
Emma Johnson/Amelia Young: Bishop Carroll (Steven/Gormley) def. GHS, 6-1, 6-3.
Tesla Faber/Kate Nelson: Andover Central (Chon/Geoffroy), def. GHS, 6-0, 6-0.