Varsity Girls Tennis
Menlo School 6, Harker 1
Date of competition: Thursday, September 29, 2011
The Menlo School girls' tennis team bounced back from a tough nonleague loss the previous day to defeat visiting Harker, 6-1, in a West Bay Athletic League (Foothill Division) match on Thursday. The Knights improved to 2-0 in league (7-2 overall).
Menlo sophomore Kristy Jorgensen downed Sahithya Prakash, 6-2, 6-1, and fellow sophomore Christine Eliazo beat Daria Karakoulka, 6-3, 6-3, at No. 2 and 3 singles, respectively. Freshman Liz Yao defeated Katia Mironova, 6-4, 6-2, at the fourth singles spot. Jenny Chen of Harker defeated Menlo sophomore Giannina Ong at No. 1 singles, 6-1, 6-1.
In doubles, Menlo sophomore Paulina Golikova and freshman Tiffany Zhong won a 6-2, 6-4 No. 1 doubles decision over Arden Hu and Tanya Piskun. Senior Kacie Madeira and junior Sam Hoag won, 6-2, 6-4, at No. 2 and freshmen Sarah Schinasi and Helena Ong won, 6-0, 6-2 for the Knights at No. 3 doubles.
posted by Palo Alto Online on Sep 30, 2011 at 8:26 am
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