Tennis

    Brooke Whittle, Ashley Branz and Leah Wayman each scored a point in singles play, as well as in doubles, to lead the Pontiac to an 8-1 win over Streator in girls’ tennis at the Williamson Field Courts Tuesday afternoon.
    Whittle and Branz teamed up in doubles play for an 8-1 victory at No. 1 doubles for the Indians (2-1). Wayman teamed with Brienna Weaver at No. 3 doubles to make even quicker work in winning 8-0.
    In singles play, Wayman was able to get on the court early and dominated at No. 6 with a 6-1, 6-0 win for her second point. Branz was just as much in control with her 6-1, 6-0 win at No. 5.
    Whittle was a 6-1, 6-2 winner at No. 1. No. 2 Megan Eck was pushed before prevailing 6-3, 6-4. Ishika Patel was also challenged but came out on top 6-4, 6-2.
    Bethany Jewell was able to take the court while doubles play was going on and posted a 6-1, 6-1 victory.
    The Indians just missed a shutting out the Bulldogs with the No. 2 doubles team of Eck and Patel falling in a tiebreaker.
    In junior varsity singles play, Caiti Corrgian won 4-1 at No. 1 in a match that ended due to injury. Sam Sipe and Halee Anglin were each 8-3 winners at 3 and 4. Clare Vogel won 8-4 at No. 4. Georgie DiNardi won 8-5 at No. 5 and Kelsey Ransom was an 8-3 winner at No. 6.
    PTHS won three of the five doubles matches played. Sam Thoman and Raya Bauman won 8-0, Keagan Hall and Kyra Cotter won 8-0 and Aleaghia Boldt and Tatum Runyun were 8-1 winners.
    Emma O’Lone and Lydia Grampp took an 8-5 loss and Christina Pozdol and Rebecca Russell dropped an 8-1 decision.