Tennis: Packers fall to NorthfieldPublished 9:36pm Tuesday, October 2, 2012
NORTHFIELD — The No. 6 seeded Austin girls tennis team lost at No. 3 Northfield 6-1 in the first round of the Section 1AA tournament Tuesday.
The No. 1 doubles team of Alicia Sforza and Christine Barinka won their match in three sets for the Packers (2-8 overall).
The Packers will now prepare for the individual Section 1AA tournament, which will be held Oct. 11 in Rochester.
No. 1 Mari Arneson (N) def. Megan Fleiner (A) 6-2, 6-0
No. 2 Katherine Arneson (N) def. Jenna Anderson (A) 6-0, 6-0
No. 3 Rainah Ward (N) def. Emma Nelson (A) 6-3, 6-0
No. 4 Rachel Will (N) def. Grace Gravelle (A) 6-1, 6-0
No. 1 Alicia Sforza and Christine Barinka (A) def. Annika Johnson and Elizabeth Pritchard (N) 6-3, 5-7, 6-4
No. 2 Jenna Dixon and Hannah Morris (N) def. Karyn Potach and Emily Johannsen (A) 6-1, 6-1
No. 3 Allyson Harris and Gabrielle Noack (N) def. Nicole Hose and Abbey Ball 6-1, 2-6, 6-0