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Girls Junior Varsity Tennis, Girls Varsity Tennis · 3rd Set Rally From Kahl Leads SJA Tennis To Win

Wednesday, August 23, 2017

4:00 PM

Saint Joseph Academy
Strongsville High School

Meet Recap

Mary Kate Kahl led the Jags to a thrilling win as she rallied from 0-4 down in the third set to win 3-6, 6-3, 6-4 and clinch a 3-2 win for SJA. The Jaguars are now 4-0 on the season after a come-from-behind victory for the second straight day.

Bridget FitzGerald and Abby Weaver got the Jags on the board first with a 6-0, 6-0 win at first doubles. Maggie Griffin and Angela Weiland followed with a 6-3, 6-3 win at second doubles to put the team ahead 2-0. Strongsville rallied in singles by winning all three first sets. The Mustangs were able to claim wins at 1st and 2nd singles, but Kahl’s rally at 3rd singles was the deciding point for the Jaguars. SJA is back in action for a third straight day with a home match against NDCL tomorrow.

Match Results:

Singles: Meyers (Str) d. Martin 6-4, 6-2; Weik (Str) d. Ponsart 6-4, 4-6, 6-0; Kahl (SJA) d. Foley 3-6, 6-3, 6-4.
Doubles: FitzGerald/Weaver (SJA) d. Upholzer/Awiu 6-0, 6-0; Weiland/Griffin (SJA) d. Venketosh/Coiubatovy 6-3, 6-3.