Area Girls Tennis: Pierz advances in subsection tournament
PIERZ — The No. 4 seeded Pierz Pioneers swept all three doubles matches and three singles matches as they defeated the Mora Mustangs 6-1 in the South Subsection 7-1A team tournament play-in meet.
Seniors Abby Bujalski and Sara Schlegel won their No. 1 doubles match and senior Tarynn Kasper triumphed at No. 1 singles.
The Pioneers face No. 1-seeded Foley in the South Subsection 7-1A team semifinals Monday.
Pierz 6, Mora 1
No. 1: Tarynn Kasper (Prz) def. Taylor Norby 6-3, 6-1
No. 2: Kiah Marschel (Prz) def. Katie Murner 6-3, 6-3
No. 3: Kelsey Moulzolf (Prz) def. Kelly Neil 6-1, 6-4
No. 4: Katie Johnson (Mor) def. Emily Okroi 6-4, 6-4
No. 1: Abby Bujalski-Sara Schlegel (Prz) def. Kailey Berry-Emily Leeb 6-4, 6-1
No. 2: Shelbie Boser-Becca Froelich (Prz) def. Allie Eustice-Kennadie Anderson 6-1, 6-1
No. 3: Morgan Waytashek-Steph Brill (Prz) def. Isabelle Bailey-Erin Jones 6-0, 6-2
Overall: Prz 8-11. Next: Pierz at Foley in South Subsection 7-1A team semifinals Monday.
■ Becker 6, Little Falls 1
SARTELL — Arielle Emerson won at No. 4 singles for the fifth-seeded Little Falls Flyers as they were defeated by No. 4 Becker 6-1 in the opening round of the South Subsection 8-2A tournament Thursday at Fitness Evolution.