Varsity Girls Tennis
WBAL Tournament at Menlo, Emily Shine 1st
Date of competition: Thursday, November 6, 2008
Menlo senior Emily Shine and teammates Alex Heaney and Eliza Adams swept the individual titles at the West Bay Athletic League tennis tournament finals Thursday at Menlo College.
Shine, who won the PAL Bay Division singles title as a sophomore, earned her second title and the first in the new league by toppling Anne Robson of Sacred Heart Prep, 6-1, 6-2. Shine beat Robson last Friday as Menlo won the WBAL (Foothill Division) team crown.
Heaney, a junior and Adams, a sophomore, teamed to capture the doubles crown with a 6-3, 3-6, 6-2 triumph over Kammy Evans and Edita Robinson of Sacred Heart Prep.
WBAL Individual Championships
At Menlo College
Semifinals: Shine (Menlo) d. Ranadive (Menlo), 6-0, 6-2; Robson (SHP) d. Nguyen (NDSJ), 3-6, 6-2, 6-2.
Finals: Shine d. Robson, 6-1, 6-2.
Semifinals: Robinson-Evans (SHP) d. C. Matteson-S. Matteson (Menlo), 6-4, 4-6, 6-4; Heaney-Adams (Menlo) d. Chen-Chu (Harker), 6-4, 6-1.
Finals: Heaney-Adams d. Evans-Robinson, 6-3, 3-6, 6-2.
posted by keith peters on Nov 6, 2008 at 5:06 pm
|Add your own comment or photos
Get the day's top headlines from Palo Alto Online sent to your inbox in the Express newsletter.