Girls Tennis: Lady Hubs shut out against DeKalb

Junior Anna Guevara hits her forehand shot during match play against DeKalb on Wednesday. (Photo by Russell Hodges)

Rochelle opens Interstate Eight play with loss at Ottawa

ROCHELLE — The Rochelle girls tennis team hosted DeKalb on Wednesday for a nonconference matchup between former Northern Illinois Big 12 Conference foes. The Lady Hubs fell by a score of 5-0 to drop to 2-1 on the season.

Senior Caitlin McMurray fell 4-6, 3-6 against Memorie Mobley on the first varsity singles court, while junior Anna Guevara played a close three-set match with Nancy Leal on the second singles court. Guevara came up just short, falling 6-7, 6-3, 6-10.

Junior Sawyer McGee and sophomore MeLisa Young battled Izi Meyers Miller and Ashley Nelson on the first varsity doubles court, losing 1-6, 3-6. Senior Ruth Gardner and sophomore Jordin Dickey fell 3-6, 3-6 against Kayla Webb and Jayda Minniefield on the second doubles court, while junior Melanie Gonzalez and sophomore Emma Hicks lost 2-6, 1-6 against Addie Lopez and Hou Vo on the third doubles court.

Ottawa

Rochelle opened Interstate Eight Conference play with a road match against the Ottawa Pirates on Thursday. The Lady Hubs fell 5-0 to move to 2-2 overall and 0-1 in the conference.

McMurray fell 0-6, 1-6 against Sara Meyer on the first singles court, while Guevara lost 0-6, 0-6 against Mary Riva on the second singles court. McGee and Young were swept 0-6, 0-6 against Regan O’Fallon and Ella Marvel on the first doubles court.

Dickey and Gardner took three games in their 3-6, 0-6 loss against Rebecca Felty and Marta Johnson on the second doubles court. Hicks and Gonzalez took one game in a 0-6, 1-6 loss against Molly Charbonneau and Emily Walker on the third doubles court.

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