SIOUX FALLS — The Yankton Gazelles had their chances, but dropped a 7-2 decision to Sioux Falls O’Gorman in girls’ tennis action on Tuesday.

O’Gorman players won three of the four super-tiebreakers in the match, with Yankton’s Maggie Schaefer earning a 1-6, 6-4, (11-9) victory over O’Gorman’s Rima Jamous at flight two singles to improve to 13-1 on the season.

Yankton’s other victory came at flight one singles, as Josephine Krajewski beat O’Gorman’s Sage Barnard 6-3, 6-2, to improve to 13-1 on the season.

Olivia Tennant (flight three) and Stacia Sherman (flight five) lost super-tiebreakers in singles. Schaefer and Stacia Sherman (flight two) dropped a super-tiebreaker in doubles.

Yankton travels to Sioux Falls on Saturday to face Roosevelt and Aberdeen Roncalli. Start time is 9 a.m. at Kuehn Park.

SINGLES: Josephine Krajewski Y def. Sage Barnard 6-3, 6-2; Maggie Schaefer Y def. Rima Jamous 1-6, 6-4, (11-9); Ella Barnard OG def. Olivia Tennant 6-3, 2-6, (10-6); Maya Jamous OG def. Maddie Binder 6-0, 6-4; Grace Abdallah OG def. Stacia Sherman 2-6, 6-4, (10-6); Sydney Breit OG def. Peyton Tramp 6-2, 6-0

DOUBLES: S. Barnard-R. Jamous OG def. Krajewski-Tennant 6-4, 6-3; E. Barnard-M. Jamous OG def. Schaefer-Sherman 6-3, 4-6, (10-7); Abdallah-Breit OG def. Binder-Tramp 6-4, 6-3


(0) comments

Welcome to the discussion.

Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article.