By Paul Lecker
WAUSAU – The Marshfield girls tennis team won all seven of its matches in straight sets, beating Wausau East 7-0 in a Wisconsin Valley Conference dual meet Thursday at East High School.
Marshfield finishes the Wisconsin Valley Conference dual meet season with a 4-2 record and 58 points, which is second behind Stevens Point’s 66. East drops to 1-5.
Six of the seven Tigers singles players or doubles teams lost just four games or fewer in their matches.
Marshfield’s No. 1 doubles team of Olivia Haessly and Emily Serchen had the closest match, beating Kali Sather and Sydney Blaskowski 6-4, 6-3.
The Wisconsin Valley Conference Tournament is Oct. 2 at Wausau East and West high schools.
Marshfield 7, Wausau East 0
Singles: 1. Lara Prebble (MAR) def. Samantha Miles 6-1, 6-2; 2. Ashley Schultz (MAR) def. Elizabeth McDonald 6-0, 6-1; 3. Hanah Gadke (MAR) def. Julia Reising 6-3, 6-1; 4. Maggie Schreiner (MAR) def. Benna Stengl 6-0, 6-1.
Doubles: 1. Olivia Haessly-Emily Serchen (MAR) def. Kali Sather-Sydney Blaskowski 6-4, 6-3; 2. Jenny Madden-Martha Kupfer (MAR) def. Hannah Euting-Kenisha Petit 6-0, 6-0; 3. Autumn Packard-Krishna Patel (MAR) def. Sara Gliniecki-Cassidy Rothenberger 6-1, 6-1.
Records: Marshfield 4-2 Wisconsin Valley Conference; Wausau East 1-5 WVC.
(Hub City Times Sports Reporter Paul Lecker is also the publisher of MarshfieldAreaSports.com).