Two Marshfield doubles teams advance at WIAA Division 1 girls tennis subsectional
By Paul Lecker
WAUSAU – Two Marshfield doubles teams advanced to the sectional after placing in the top two at the WIAA Division 1 girls tennis subsectional Monday at Wausau East High School.
The Tigers’ No. 1 doubles team of Olivia Haessly and Emily Serchen, and the No. 2 team of Jenny Madden and Martha Kupfer each advanced to the sectional by winning matches on Monday.
Haessly and Serchen are now 12-6, while Madden and Kupfer improve to 16-8.
Individual match results were not provided.
Both doubles teams will take part in the Division 1 sectional at D.C. Everest on Thursday. The top four finishers at No. 1 and the winner of the No. 2 bracket will advance to the 2014 WIAA Girls Tennis Individual State Tournament in Madison on Oct. 16-18.
WIAA Division 1 subsectional
Oct. 6 at Wausau East
Team standings: 1. Rhinelander and Stevens Point 18; 3. D.C. Everest 16; 4. Marshfield 10; 5. Wausau West 6; 6. Wisconsin Rapids 4; 7. Merrill and Wausau East 2.
No. 1: Emily Luetschwager (SP) 24-1; Eileen Emond (RH) 15-6; Samantha Miles (WE) 10-8; Gabi Kitchell (DC) 24-2.
No. 2: Kenzie Bradley (DC) 23-1; Lily Firkus (SP) 20-8.
No. 3: Kristina Jacobson (RH) 20-4; Suzy DeBot (SP) 20-5.
No. 4: Nicole Williams (DC) 14-9; Belinda Weddle (RH) 17-6.
No. 1: Jaide Barber-Juliet Champion (SP) 19-8; Olivia Haessly-Emily Serchen (MAR) 12-6; Natalie Herold-Sydney Snoeyenbos (WW) 13-11; Eva O’Melia-Tessa Bloch (RH) 14-0.
No. 2: Kayla Stutesman-Madison DeBot (SP) 22-3; Jenny Madden-Martha Kupfer (MAR) 16-8.
No. 3: Kianna Meyers-Bri DeNamuer (RH) 12-2; Ryanne Wolfe-Megan Ninnemann (DC) 16-8.
(Hub City Times Sports Reporter Paul Lecker is also the publisher of MarshfieldAreaSports.com).