Day One of 2011 WIAC Women's Tennis Championship Complete

October 22, 2011 at 6:54pm

Women's TennisWomen's TennisThe 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