Varsity Girls Tennis
Priory 4, Mercy-SF 3
Date of competition: Tuesday, September 28, 2010
In the WBAL (Skyline Division), host Priory battled for three hours in hot conditions before finally pulling out a hard-earned 4-3 victory over visiting Mercy-San Francisco to open the division season.
The Panthers' No. 1 doubles team of Rachel Lazarus and Lizzie Somers rallied from a 4-1 deficit in the first set to win five straight games and take the first set, 6-4. The tandem easily won the second set, 6-1, to clinch the match. Kimberly Carlisle won at No. 1 singles, 6-2, 6-3, for Priory while Raiyah Panchal took care of No. 2 singles and Emma Beriker did likewise at No. 4 singles to set up the deciding doubles match.
posted by Palo Alto Online on Sep 29, 2010 at 12:26 pm
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