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Villa, Hickory Tennis Pick up Victories; Brockway Rallies Past Clearfield

ERIE, Pa. – Villa Maria improved to 2-0 on the young tennis season with a 4-1 win over Fairview.

In singles action, Villa’s Annie Prichard beat Hannah Nichols (6-2, 6-1) and Villa’s Sophia Glance beat Lydia Soltis (6-2, 6-1). Fairview’s Trinity Fox won via forfeit.

In the two doubles matches, the Villa team of Abby Consiglio and Margaret Prichard earned a 6-4, 6-0 win, while Margaret McGovern and Sofia Falvo were 6-3, 6-1 winners.

HICKORY 4, SHARON 1

HERMITAGE, Pa. – Hickory won two of three singles matches and both doubles matches en route to a 4-1 win over Sharon.

Isabella Frangakis of Hickory won 6-2, 6-4 over Megan Messina, while the Hornets’ Nicolette Leonard got a 6-2, 6-3 decision over Ella Connelly. Sharon’s Miranda Metro earned a 3-6, 6-2, 6-0 win over Abbie Bender.

In doubles action, Giada Bertolasio and Ava Spielvogel got a 6-1, 6-3 victory and Hannah Beighley and Brooke Psznick won 6-1, 6-2.

BROCKWAY 4, CLEARFIELD 3

BROCKWAY, Pa. – Brockway won all three doubles matches for a dramatic 4-3 win over Clearfield.

Clearfield won the first three singles matches, with Lindsey Kerlin topping Selena Buttery 1-6, 6-6, (8-6) (10-6), followed by a victory from Peyton Reese at No. 2 singles (6-4, 6-1) over Taylor Rhed and Lauryn Kitchen was a 6-3, 6-3 winner over Hannah Zucolotto.

That’s when the rally started. Macie Dixon got it going with a 5-7, 6-0 (10-6) win at No. 4 singles over Katelyn Olson.

That was followed by the doubles sweep for the Rovers. The duo of Buttery-Rhed was an 8-4 winner over Kerlin and Reese, followed by Dixon and Zucolotto beating Kitchen and Olson by an identical 8-4 score.

Leah Trunzo and Emma Miller finished it off at No. 3 doubles with an 8-3 victory over Sarah Culter and Chloe Rowles.

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