Girls Varsity Tennis · Lady Lions Edge Past Perry, Set Sights on Sectionals

In a preview of things to come for Wednesday’s sectional tournament, Orange edged past Perry 3-2 in a hard fought contest Monday. The match featured the top two singles seeds at the sectionals with top seeded Alexis Nyborg prevailing 6-3, 6-0 over second seeded Lily Walker of Perry. Orange’s upstart first doubles team of Sadie Meyer and Natalie Borsch  faced Perry’s fourth seeded doubles tandem but dropped a close 6-4, 5-7, 1-0 decision. Those two teams are in the same quarter of the draw Wednesday. Player of the match honors for Orange go to senior Mor Geri who saved her best dual match result for last in a resounding 6-3, 6-1 win at second singles.