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MP girls' tennis falls at Fairfield

FAIRFIELD — The Mt. Pleasant girls’ tennis team could only win one match in their road contest at Fairfield on Thursday. The Trojans knocked the Panthers off 8-1.

Mt. Pleasant’s only win was in the No. 3 doubles match. Sierra Barton and Olivia Larson had an 8-6 win against Tess Paton and Destiny Gridley.

Mt. Pleasant was swept in each of the top three singles match. Erin Zihlman was swept by Yana Gaskell, Hallie Sandeen was swept by Anatta Charoenkul, and Shaleen Thiengmany was swept by Nellie Higdon.

Breanna Runyon fell 8-1 in the No. 4 singles match against Abby Schaefer. Barton fell 8-5 against Paton in the No. 5 match, and Larson fell 8-3 to Gridley in the No. 5 match.

Zihlman and Sandeen dropped the No. 1 doubles match 9-2. Thiengmany and Runyon fell in the No. 2 doubles match, 8-0.