Tennis All Remain in Play Through Day One

Tennis All Remain in Play Through Day One

The Pierre Tennis team will conclude its State tournament Tuesday as the Governors will look to close out a couple of possible state championships.  Marlee Shorter in Flight 2, Jocelyn Corrales in Flight 4, Caitlin Ott in Flight 5 and Carissa Ott in Flight 6 all advanced to the state semifinals with Ott winning two to reach the semifinals. Both Shorter and Corrales had byes in the first round. All six flights will play again on Tuesday and all three doubles flights will as well. Sydney Tedrow and Kara Weiss in doubles 1 will play in the state semifinals as will Shorter and Gracie Zeeb in doubles 3. The Governors, as a team are in fourth place after day one, but a couple of state championships could swing the score higher into the final day.

You can see a full list of the results from day below. Day two begins at 8:00 AM.

Flight 1 – Sydney Tedrow

1st Round – Defeated Anne Claire Rubish (Huron) 6-3, 6-3

2nd Round – Lost Maggie Schaefer (Yankton) 6-4, 6-0

5th Place Semis – defeated Athena Franciliso (St. Thomas More)

Faces Emma Jury (Vermillion) in 5th Place Match

Flight 2 – Marlee Shorter

1st Round – Bye

2nd Round – defeated Annika Barnett (Vermillion) 6-1, 6-1

Faces Olivia Huber (Mitchell) in State Semifinals

Flight 3 – Kara Weiss

1st Round – defeated Hope Karels (Milbank) 6-2, 6-1

2nd Round – Lost Zeah Ryherd (Rapid City Christian) 6-3, 6-2

5th Place Semis – defeated Sophia Meyer (St. Thomas More)

Faces Bianca Medina (Huron) in 5th Place Match

Flight 4 – Jocelyn Corrales

1st Round – Bye

2nd Round – defeated Ciara Crawford (Rapid City Christian) 6-1, 6-0

Faces Katelyn Denholm (St. Thomas More) in State Semifinals

Flight 5 – Caitlin Ott

1st Round – defeated Elsie Seffrood (Milbank) 6-0, 6-0

2nd Round – defeated Addison Gordon (Yankton) 6-2, 6-2

Faces Riley Geyer (Rapid City Christian) in State Semifinals

Flight 6 – Carissa Ott

1st Round – defeated Ameila Pederson (Milbank) 6-1, 6-0

2nd Round – defeated Shirya Gangineni (St. Thomas More) 7-6, 7-6

Faces Megan Mastel (Mitchell) in Semifinals

Doubles 1 – Tedrow/Weiss

1st Round – defeated Lennox 6-2, 6-0

2nd Round – defeated Aberdeen 6-0, 6-2

Faces Yankton in State Semifinals

Doubles 2 – Corrales/Ott

1st Round – Bye

2nd Round – Lost to St. Thomas More 5-7, 6-2 and 10-3

Faces Vermillion in 5th Place Semifinals

Doubles 3 – Shorter/Zeeb

1st Round – Bye

2nd Round – defeated Lennox 7-6, 6-2

Faces Rapid City Christian in State Semifinals