|4/6/2011 8:40:00 AM|
BMHS Lady Bears' tennis breaks even on the week
|Bradshaw Mountainís Sarah Peakman prepares the perfect return during a recent home tennis match in Prescott Valley.|
Following a dominating 8-1 win over Peoria on Monday, the Bradshaw Mountain Lady Bears tennis team lost Tuesday's home match 6-3 to Agua Fria, with three of those losses coming after grueling tiebreakers.
Posting wins for Bradshaw were: Delaina Harris, No. 1 singles, 6-0, 6-1; No. 5 Cassidy Ball, 6-2, 6-4; No. 1 Doubles Harris and Malia Peraza, 8-1.
The Nos. 2 through 4 singles players had near identical experiences. Joylynn Sears, at No. 2, won her first set 6-1, and narrowly lost the second set and tiebreak 6-4, (10-7).
No. 3 Malia Peraza started with a 6-2 win, but lost the match 6-4 (10-7). No. 4 Hailey Futral won 6-4 before losing 6-1, (10-6).
Sarah Peakman lost the No. 6 match, 6-2, 6-3.
Playing No 2. doubles, Sears/Ball lost 8-3, while Futral/Peakman lost 8-4 at No. 3.
Thursday at Sunrise Mountain, the Lady Bears got past the Lady Mustangs 5-4 by sweeping the doubles matches.
Doubles scores were: Harris/Peraza, 8-3; Sears/McFarland, 8-6; and Futral/Ball, 8-2.
Posting singles wins were: Harris, 6-0, 6-2; and Futral, 6-1, 6-2.
Losses went to: Sears, 6-3, 6-1; Peraza, 4-6, 6-2, (10-2); Ball, 6-3, 6-3; and McFarland, 6-2, 6-4.
Prescott took over the Prescott Valley courts Friday with an 8-1 victory over Bradshaw.
Harris posted the Lady Bears' lone win, 3-1, when her opponent had to retire from the match.
Bradshaw (5-3) plays just two matches this week - Thursday at Dysart and at home Saturday versus Page. Bradshaw travels to Raymond S. Kellis next Monday.
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