(Photo by David Jenkins, Staff)
SIKESTON -- The Sikeston Lady Bulldogs tennis team used strong singles play to defeat visiting Charleston on Tuesday afternoon.
Sikeston won four of five singles matches on their way to a 5-2 victory against the Lady Bluejays.
"Thanks to our singles play today we were able to pull off a win against a district opponent," said Sikeston coach Russ Dial. "Our girls played defensively and allowed their opponents to commit the unforced errors."
Sikeston will host Caruthersville today.
No. 1 -- Kelsey Dial (S) def. Makayla Thompson (C), 8-1
No. 2 -- Martha Neel (S) def. Catherine Small (C), 8-2
No. 3 -- Sierra Frazier (C) def. Bailey Coleman (S), 8-0
No. 4 -- Geena Hooper (S) def. Gabby Brewer (C), 8-2
No. 5 -- Emma Ferrell (S) def. Elaysa Henderson (C), 8-2
No. 1 -- Thompson/Frazier (C) def. Coleman/Kristin King (S), 9-7
No. 2. -- Hooper/Ferrell (S) def. Small/Brewer (C), 8-3