Cougars sweep doubles to down Bulldogs

June 24th, 2015 11:00 pm

First Posted: 9/13/2013

HAZLETON —Hazleton Area scored a 3-2 victory over Berwick in high school girls tennis on Friday afternoon.

The Cougars trailed 2-1 after the singles competition, but the teams of Hifza Saeed and Rachel Ferguson and Diasy Cabral and Brooke Malore sweept the doubles competition.

Holy Redeemer 5, Hanover Area 0

The Royals went undefeated in both doubles and singles action to earn the shutout win over the Hawkeyes.

Crestwood 5, Tunkhannock 0

The Comets swept the Tigers in singles and doubles matches to win the event in a shutout fashion.

Coughlin 4, Wyoming Area 1

The Crusaders swept the singles competition and earned a win in doubles to defeat the Warriors.

The team of Julia Banas and Lauren Perry picked up the lone win for Wyoming Area.

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Hazleton Area 3, Berwick 2

SINGLES — Xiomara Salazar (BER) d. Alexa Austin 6-3, 7-5; Grazia Dezita (HAZ) d. Kayla Davis 6-2, 6-1; Linda Thelemaque (BER) d. Mira Wise 5-7, 7-5, 6-2.

DOUBLES — Hifza Saeed/Rachel Ferguson (HAZ) d. Zoey Zajack/Gaby Popko 6-0, 7-5; Daisy Cabral/Brooke Malore (HAZ) d. Mary Kramer/Felicia Canouse 7-5, 6-2.

Holy Redeemer 5, Hanover Area 0

SINGLES — Emily Rinehimer (HR) d. Emily Kabalka 6-7, 6-1, 7-5; Nataliee Coffee (HR) d. Elise House 6-2, 6-2; Angela Malinovich (HR) d. Gabrielle Keating 6-1, 6-3.

DOUBLES — Hannah Thornton/Annie Cosgrove (HR) d. Lauren Richmond/Sara Biller 6-0, 6-2; Libby Pinto/Danielle Marchese (HR) d. Shelby Kremenic/Shelby Tencza 6-2, 6-4.

Crestwood 5, Tunkhannock 0

SINGLES — Kristi Bowman (CRE) d. Jill Patton 6-1, 6-0; Brittany Stanton (CRE) d. Brianna Grey 6-0, 6-0; Jennie Snyder (CRE) d. Haley Puterbaugh 6-1, 6-4.

DOUBLES — Christine Maichin/Stephanie Maichin (CRE) d. Kaitylyn Markovitz/Miranda Donovan 6-2, 6-1; Rebecca Price/Stacie Snyder (CRE) d. Jamie Smith/Natalie Markovitz 6-3, 6-0.

Coughlin 4, Wyoming Area 1

SINGLES — Dana Schneider (COU) d. Anna Thomas 6-2, 6-2; Alia Sod (COU) d. Kiersten Grillo 6-3, 6-4; Kristi Pearage (COU) d. Julia Gober 6-1, 6-0.

DOUBLES — Julia Banas/Lauren Perry (WA) d. Kassie Cebula/Jade Matusick 7-5, 7-5; Erin O’Day/Chloe Hunter (COU) d. Samantha Williams/Maddie Ambruso 6-1, 6-3.