MHS netters have good day at regional

By Steve Sell
October 06, 2017

LINDSBORG — McPherson High teammates CeAnna Allen and Rachel Carlson will square off on Saturday morning in the semifinals of the Class 4A Regional Tennis Tournament hosted by Smoky Valley.

Allen won both of her matches on Friday by 6-2, 6-1 counts. Carlson did not give up a game in 6-0, 6-0 opener, then won 6-0, 6-2 in the second round.

Smoky Valley’s Kira Haxton is in the semifinals on the other side of the bracket.

In doubles, the Bullpups’ top-seeded team of Maisie Edmonson and Taylor Bruce blew through their first two matches, winning 6-0, 6-0 in the first round, then 6-1, 6-1 in the second round.

The other MHS doubles team of Cheyann Williams and Ashley Achilles had to win a 10-7 super tiebreaker in the first round, then lost 6-2, 6-3 in the second round.