Day One of 2011 WIAC Women's Tennis Championship Complete

October 22, 2011 at 6:54pm

Women's Tennis

Women's Tennis
The Blugolds did well on the first day of the 2011 WIAC Women's Tennis Championship.

 

All six singles teams picked up wins in the first round. UW-Eau Claire results are as follows:

 

No. 1 - Taylor Heltne (UW-Eau Claire) (#2) def. Abby Werwie (UW-Stout) (#7), 6-1, 6-1

No. 2 - Gretchen Bachmeier (UW-Eau Claire) (#2) def. Stephanie Schick (UW-Stout) (#7), 6-1, 6-0

No. 3 - Katie Gillman (UW-Eau Claire) (#2) def. Katie Sorensen (UW-Stout) (#7), 6-0, 6-1

No. 4 - Maddie Johnson (UW-Eau Claire) (#4) def. Monica Preisig (UW-Stevens Point) (#5), 6-0, 6-3

No. 5 - Renee Nelson (UW-Eau Claire) (#2) def. Sammie Swanson (UW-Stout) (#7), 6-0, 6-1

No. 6 - Lexi DeMario (UW-Eau Claire) (#3) def. Hannah Klimek (UW-River Falls) (#6), 7-5, 6-0

 

In doubles competition, Taylor Heltne & Katie Gillman will play for a No. 1 title against Whitewater's Kalla Schaefer & Alexandra Bayliss, who Heltne and Gillman beat 8-4 last Sunday. Heltne and Gillman won twice today to move into the championship match.

 

Gretchen Bachmeier & Maddie Johnson will play for third place at No. 2 as will Mary Frassetto & Lexi DeMario at No. 3.

 

Doubles results for Blugolds:

 

No. 1 Doubles

First Round - Taylor Heltne/Katie Gillman (UW-Eau Claire) (#1) - Bye

Second Round - Heltne/Gillman (EC) def. Hartwick/Vivian (LC), 8-6

Championship - Schaefer/Bayliss (WW) vs. Heltne/Gillman (EC)

 

No. 2 Doubles

First Round - Gretchen Bachmeier/Maddie Johnson (UW-Eau Claire) (#3) def. Emily Grossen/Sammie Swanson (UW-Stout) (#6), 8-1

Second Round - Smith/Divelbiss (WW) def. Bachmeier/Johnson (EC), 8-1 

Third Place - Nolte/Etten (OSH) vs. Bachmeier/Johnson (EC)

 

No. 3 Doubles

First Round - Mary Frassetto/Lexi DeMario (UW-Eau Claire) (#3) def. Katelyn Presti/Molly Hendries (UW-Stevens Point) (#6), 8-1

Second Round - Counts/Theobald (OSH) def. Frassetto/DeMario (EC), 8-3  (STP)

Third Place - Seccombe/Schultz (LC) vs. Frassetto/DeMario (EC)

 

Complete Day one Results are at http://wiacsports.com/sports/2011/10/17/WTEN_1017115819.aspx?id=147