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Girls Tennis: Lady Jays top Marshall

Girls Tennis: Lady Jays top Marshall

September 13th, 2017 by News Tribune in Sports Prep

Erica Dunn follows through on her shot during Tuesday's match against Marshall at Washington Park.

Photo by Shelby Kardell /News Tribune.

The Jefferson City Lady Jays improved to 9-5 on Tuesday with a 6-3 win against the Marshall Lady Owls at Washington Park.

The Lady Jays picked up a pair of wins in doubles play from Erica Dunn and Bailey Higgins (8-1) and Akhi Donthireddy and Sudhi Kumar (8-6). Bailey Patrick and Quintera Lewis lost 4-8.

In singles, winners for the Lady Jays were Dunn (6-2, 6-2), Higgins (6-3, 6-2), Donthireddy (6-3, 6-1) and Kumar (6-0, 6-0). Patrick fell 1-6, 4-6, and Lewis lost 3-6, 0-6.

The Lady Jays also won the JV match 7-4.

Jefferson City plays today at Hickman.