Wednesday, April 26, 2006
SELAH - The Sunnyside tennis teams came up with a split in Mid-Valley League action yesterday at Selah.
The Grizzly boys prevailed 4-1, led by Danny Plesha's 6-2, 6-1 No. 1 singles victory over Josh Burwell.
In second singles, Sunnyside's Tyler Thompson won 6-3, 6-3 over Thomas Gomez.
Selah's only win in boys play came when the league's best doubles team, Cody Alliston and Chad Womack, defeated Hunter Van deGraaf and Jake Wavrin 6-1. 6-0.
In No. 2 doubles, Mitchell Sanchez and Jesus Alquicira prevailed 6-0, 6-4 over Selah's Greggor Voight and Tyler Carey.
Rounding out boys play was Sunnyside's doubles team of Justin Snyder and Jacob Kresse, who won 6-3, 6-2 over Nicolo Magni and Blake Womack.
Sunnyside's boys improved to 7-1 in league and 8-1 overall.
In girls play, the Lady Grizzlies lost 3-2.
Jerika Martinez and Jessica Gudino sparked Sunnyside to a 2-0 lead with wins in No. 1 and 2 singles play.
Martinez prevailed 6-3. 6-3 over Jennylynn Aganda and Gudino won 6-2, 6-3 over Caitlynn Headley.
Host Selah swept doubles play to take the Mid-Valley League match.
Nicole Smith and Jenna Sutton defeated Sunnyside's Helen Shuttleworth and Regina Mendez 6-0, 6-1 in No. 1 doubles.
Selahs' Carly Call and Katie Ensign followed with a 6-3, 6-3 win over Capri Miles and Hannah Paulakis.
Mary Labissoniere and Shelby Welch closed out the match with a 6-1, 6-0 win over Sunnyside's Addy Hernandez and Gayle Hansen.
The Sunnyside girls are now 2-6 in league play and 3-6 overall.
The Sunnyside tennis teams are home today (Wednesday) to play Wapato.