A large crowd showed up for Chelan's last regular season tennis match at Lake Chelan Shores on May 9, and enjoyed a warm day
along with a parent sponsored barbeque for senior day.
Chelan tennis team vying for state berths Saturday
by Richard Uhlhorn
In the girls singles round at District Tennis, Houston Robison was the only Chelan singles player to continue to the District Semifinals on Saturday, May 23. Houston had a first round bye and won her second match 6-0, 6-0. She then went on to win her quarter final match 6-3, 6-2. If she wins a semifinal match, she clinches a berth in the upcoming State Tennis Tournaments.
losing out in girls singles were Karly Sheehan who won her first match 6-3, 6-2, but lost her second round match 4-6, 6-3, 6-2. Shasta Smiley lost her first round match 4-6, 6-4, 6-3.
Austin Habich enjoyed a first round bye, won his second round match 6-4, 6-4 and then lost his quarterfinal matche 6-2, 6-2 to the number 3 seed. Habich will get a chance to win a state berth on Saturday.
Jaden Smiley lost in the first round 6-0, 6-1 and Josiah Hunter lost in the second round 6-4, 3-6, 6-2.
The doubles team of Rachelle Anderson/Rae Schwartz had a first round bye and went on to win their second match 6-4, 4-6, 6-2 before losing their quarterfinal match to the number 1 seed 6-3, 6-1. This team will play again on Saturday for a chance to play at the State Tournament.
The doubles team of Anna Greiner-Shelton/Maghara DePaoli lost their first round elimination match 6-0, 6-2.
The doubles team of Scott Petersen/Mat Engstrom had a first round buy and won their second match 6-3, 6-2, but lost the quarterfinal match 6-4, 7-6 (7-4). They will play on Saturday, May 23 for a chance to compete in the State Tournament.
IanWyant and Dylan Sloan won their first doubles match 6-3, 6-4 but lost in the second match to the number 3 seeded team 6-1, 6-2 and were eliminated from further competition.