Tennis season ends with loss to Mayo, 7-0The Hastings girls tennis team won its first round playoff match on Tuesday, then fell in the second to one of the state's top teams.
The Hastings girls tennis team won its first round playoff match on Tuesday, then fell in the second to one of the state's top teams.
In the opening round of the Section 1AA match in Hastings, the Raiders beat Winona, 5-2.
Hastings' top singles player, Hailey Lundquist, lost at first singles, 6-4, 6-1.
At second singles, Morgan Tjomsland won, 7-6, 6-3.
Annika Peterson won third singles and Maddie Carlson lost at fourth singles.
In doubles play, Erika Nielsen and Kirsten Peterson cruised to a 6-0, 6-1 win at the top spot.
Ashley Addison and Jill Weinzettel won at second doubles, 6-0, 6-0.
The third doubles team of Hannah Carlson and Catilyn Judge also won, 6-2, 6-2.
In the section quarterfinals, Hastings lost to Rochester Mayo, 7-0.
The No. 2 doubles team of Addison and Weinzettel had the day's most competitive match, falling 4-6, 7-6, 7-6 in a match that lasted more than two-and-a-half hours.
Next up for the Raiders is the individual section tournament, which begins Thursday.