PHS tennis sweeps Ironton

September 24, 2012

PDT Sports Report

Host Portsmouth had no issues in one of the final tune-ups before next week’s district tournament as the host Trojans swept all five tennis matches against rival Ironton Monday.

The win improves Portsmouth’s record to 9-5 as the team hosts Chillicothe Tuesday in one of the final matches as SEOAL foes. Area tennis coaches will have seed and draw meetings in anticipation of the Oct. 2-3 Division II Southeast Sectional tournament in Portsmouth.

Ali Miller (P) def. Shelby Keating (I) 6-0, 6-0

Alex Scott (P) def. Katelyn Thompson (I) 6-0, 6-0

Lydia Cohen (P) def. Kylie Barcus (I) 6-1, 6-2

Sarah Raies/Allison Raies (P) def. Kylie Thomas/Alicia Murphy (I) 6-1, 6-4

Mazie Lawson/Molly Kammler (P) def. Hailee Haas/Danielle Ailster (I) 6-3, 6-3


Northwest def. West Union 25-18, 25-20, 25-18

A three-set sweep was the outcome of Monday’s nonconference volleyball match between West Union and host Northwest as the Mohawks improved to 7-6 on the campaign.

Ashley Riley led Northwest with 13 points, nine digs and eight kills while Maegan Lynn added 17 assists, 11 points and a pair of digs. Haleigh Vastine chipped in with 12 kills and six points.

The Mohawks travel Tuesday to Valley.

West Union 18 20 18

Northwest 25 25 25