Seton Tennis Crushes Mercy
By Courtney Burns
On Tuesday, August 26, the Varsity tennis team won against our rival, Mercy. Highlights of the Varsity match include winning singles by senior Maggie Walroth with a set score of 6-0, 6-0, senior Laura Hofmeyer with a set score of 6-1, 6-0, and sophomore Hannah Schwaeble with a set score of 6-2, 6-1. After many challenging matches, the doubles put up a great fight. Seniors Carly Niehauser and Laura Nie won doubles with a set score of 6-0, 7-6 while senior Victoria Pollack and junior Sarah Rolfes, put up a tough battle with the final set score of 1-6, 6-4, 10-2. Pollack says, “Our team is very talented and a lot of the players are newer to tennis, yet we are still out there winning matches. It’s pretty cool.”
Upcoming games are Tuesday, September 2 when Varsity plays Ursuline, away at 4:00. Then, on Thursday, September 4 Varsity plays MND at the PAC at 4:00. Don’t forget to support the tennis team at these big games!