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Girls win shortened tennis matches

Lady Lions add wins over Putnam, Milwaukie

The St. Helens Lady Lions picked up two wins in rain-shortened matches over the past week.

The team topped Putnam 4-0, winning four matches and ahead by a set in their No. 2 singles match. They were also up 4-0 against Milwaukie and had the tiebreaker with total sets won. The team also lost a match to league leading Sherwood, 8-0, on Monday night.

The team was at Sandy on Tuesday, travels to Wilsonville Wednesday, and hosts Liberty Thursday.

Match results:

St. Helens 4, Putnam 0

Singles-Madison Kaplan (SH) led Vanleiven (RP), 5-3; Lauren Boles (SH) led Humbarger (RP), 6-1, 2-1; Haley Mann-Miller (SH) def. Spisia (RP), 6-1, 6-2; Jo'Cee Giroski (SH) def. Wachlin (RP), 6-1, 6-3.

Doubles- Hanna Opdahl/Lexi Normine (SH) def. Arrezola (RP), 6-4, 6-3; Cassie Edwards/Lauren Chambers (SH) def. Wilson/Huffman (RP), 6-3, 6-2; Kaitlyn Pardue/Amanda Pardue (SH) led Fund/Huber (RP), 2-1 inc.; Bethany Allen/Thitika Pratuang (SH) tied with Rivera/Fruhwald 4-4 inc.

St. Helens 4, Milwaukie 0

Singles-Haley Mann-Miller (SH) def. Mavarrow (M), 6-0, 6-1; Jo'Cee Giroski (SH) def. Sciento (M), 6-0, 6-0.

Doubles-Hanna Opdahl/ Lexi Normine (SH) led Carrillo/Johnson (M), 7-5, 1-1 inc.; Lauren Chambers/Thitika Pratuang (SH) def. Downs/Agyon (M) 6-4, 1-6, 3-4; Amanda Pardue/Jessica January (SH) def. Espinosa/Whitehurst (M). 6-0, 6-1;

Kaitlin Pardue/Justice Krickeberg (SH) def. Kennedy/Allen (M), 6-3, 6-2