Girls’ tennis team ends season at state tourney

Girls' tennis team ends season at state tourney by Jim Prosser Here are the tournament results from the state tennis meet in Rapid City on Thursday through Saturday, Oct. 7-9:

Singles: Flight 1 � Zazzee Coleman lost to Erin Knudtson (BV) 6-4, 6-1; then lost to Amy Everding (Brok) 10-1. Flight 2 � Elizabeth Day lost to Emily Langland (Brok) 6-3, 6-1; then defeated Timmi Grablander (TC) 10-5; finally lost to Lauren Saylor (Wat) 10-0. Flight 3 � Shanon Skillman lost to Jessica Deslauriers (Hu) 6-0, 6-3; then lost to Shannon Ommen (BR) 10-1. Flight 4 � Alicia Hesla lost to Sarah Thompson (Mit) 6-1, 6-0; then lost to Kelsey Campbell (Mad) 10-5. Flight 5 � Dru Daniels lost to Stephanie Rockne (Y) 6-2, 6-0; then lost to Reha Lawrence (TC) 10-2. Flight 6 � Dasha Erkina lost to Susan Metzger (SFR) 6-0, 6-0; then lost to Michele Koski (Spr) 10-2.

Doubles: Coleman/Hesla def. Senden/Roth (Spr) default; then lost to Jelsma/Gaster (SFW) 6-1, 6-0. Flight 2 � Day/Skillman lost to Lonning/Duch (Abr) 6-0, 6-1; then lost to Pauli/Wojahn (MLB) 10-5. Flight 3 � Daniels/ Erkina lost to Brenden/Smith (Mtcc) 6-0, 6-1; then lost to Gilkerson/Creighton (Br) 10-3.

"I am so proud of how the girls competed at the state tournament," said coach Maya Ristic. "Their results improved from last year and they all played to the best of their ability. It's only a matter of time when they will capture more wins."

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