Sections

Weather Forecast

Close
Advertisement
Joelle Langworthy lunges for a return in her singles match against East Grand Forks Tuesday at the DLHS tennis courts. Langworthy lost both of her matches against EGF and Bemidji Tuesday. (Brian Basham/DL Newspapers)

Laker lady netters drop two matches

Email

The Detroit Lakes girls' tennis team dropped a pair of matches in their home triangular Tuesday, against two tough opponents in Bemidji and East Grand Forks.

Advertisement

The Green Wave toppled DL 5-2, while the Lumberjacks -- who are now in the Lakers' section -- blanked the home team 7-0.

Justine Haukebo gutted out a nice victory against her EGF opponent, winning the third set tiebreaker 7-3.

The duo of Whitney Benscoter and Laurenn Johnson won with an 11-9 tiebreaker, after dropping the first set on a 7-5 tiebreaker.

The DL duo rallied in set two 6-0.

The Lakers (5-9) -- who played in the Mid-State Tournament Saturday in Park Rapids (results will be in Wednesday's Becker County Record), will travel to Bemidji Tuesday for a 3 p.m. start.

Laker results

East Grand Forks and Bemidji at Detroit Lakes, Tuesday, Sept. 15.

East Grand Forks 5

Detroit Lakes 2

Singles -- 1. Joelle Langworthy (loss) 1-6, 3-6; 2. Justine Haukebo (win) 6-2, 3-6, (7-3); 3. Katie Anderson (loss) 1-6, 4-6; 4. Becca Ask (loss) 6-2, 5-7, (5-7).

Doubles -- 1. Brianna Seebold/India Fritz (loss) 1-6, 1-6; 2. Ashely Syvertson/Tess Hamre (loss) 0-6, 1-6; 3. Whitney Benscoter/Laurenn Johnson (win) 6-7 (5-7), 6-0, (11-9).

Bemidji 7

Detroit Lakes 0

Singles -- 1. Joelle Langworthy (loss) 0-6, 0-6; 2. Justine Haukebo (loss) 4-6, 6-2, (1-7); 3. Katie Anderson (loss) 4-6, 0-6; 4. Becca Ask (loss) 2-6, 1-6.

Doubles -- 1. Tess Hamre/Ashley Syvertson (loss) 0-6, 1-6; 2. Brianna Seebold/India Fritz (loss) 0-6, 1-6; 3. Whitney Benscoter/Laurenn Johnson (loss) 2-6, 2-6.

Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement
randomness