Houston Robison finished off her tennis career playing as a partner with Rachelle Anderson to help lead the Lady Goat Tennis Team to a 14-0 regular season record.
Lady Goats beat Cashmere to finish perfect season
By Richard Uhlhorn
The Chelan Girls Tennis Team entered their last home match against Cashmere with a 13-0 record. Cashmere came into the match with a 12-1 record with their only loss during the season against Chelan during their first match in March.
Chelan was playing for the sole possession of the CTL championship and Cashmere was hoping for a win to tie the Lady Goats for the championship.
The Chelan Girls finished their regular season of play 14-0 in the league and 16-0 overall to cap a perfect tennis season so far.
The girls won their final three matches by scores of 5-0, and their overall record for individual matches this season was 59-11.
This match was the last home match of the year - "senior day". The team held a BBQ and honored the 9 Chelan senior tennis players: Mat Engstrom, Austin Habich, Josiah Hunter, Ian Wyant, Houston Robison, Rachelle Anderson, Rae Schwartz, Karly Sheehan and Laurel Drinkwater.
Boys: Cashmere 3, Chelan 2
#1 Singles: Mat Engstrom (Ch) def Elliot McCloud 6-2, 4-6, 6-0
#2 Singles: Eric Sype (Cash) def Forest Brown 6-0, 6-2
#3 Singles: Jaden Smiley (Ch) def Warren Robertson 1-6, 6-2, 7-5
#1 Doubles: Matt Taylor-Cody Schmidt (Cash) def Austin Habich-Josiah Hunter 6-0, 6-1 <Taylor-Schmidt took 2nd at the state tournament in 2009>
#2 Doubles: Bryce King-Nathan Sites (Cash) def Dylan Sloan-Ian Wyant 6-2, 6-1
Girls: Chelan 5, Cashmere 0
#1 Singles: Maghara DePaoli def Rachel Tucker 6-4, 6-0
#2 Singles: Rae Schwartz def Joslin Odle 7-5, 6-1
#3 Singles: Karly Sheehan def Laura Ramirez 7-5, 3-6, 7-5
#1 Doubles: Houston Robison-Rachelle Anderson def Stephanie O'Bryan-Mikela Kowatsch 3-6, 6-1, 6-3
#2 Doubles: Livi Plew-Emma Palumbo def Umbee Cho-Resenia Rosales 6-4, 6-2
Mari Nunez-Heather Poppie 8-5
Sophia Pergamenschikoff-Hannah Hunter 9-7
Corrin Easley-Cheyenne Crose 8-5