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Girls tennis: Sequim squad still perfect on courts

Hannah Gauthun, playing Sequim’s No. 1 varsity singles on March 18, returns a hit during her 6-2, 6-0 win against North Mason’s Rachel Wilson.  - Sequim Gazette photo by Matthew Nash
Hannah Gauthun, playing Sequim’s No. 1 varsity singles on March 18, returns a hit during her 6-2, 6-0 win against North Mason’s Rachel Wilson.
— image credit: Sequim Gazette photo by Matthew Nash

The Lady Wolves tennis team is off to a strong start with two early team wins.

On March 18, they defeated North Mason 6-1 at home and overcame some close matches to beat North Kitsap away 4-3 on March 20.

At home, Sequim’s singles and doubles teams looked strong with Hannah Gauthun taking the No. 1 singles spot with a win 6-2, 6-0 over the Bulldogs’ Rachel Wilson.

Sequim’s Heidi Stallman won 6-1, 6-1 over Nicole Settlemeyer and Maggie Christie nearly shutout Rachel Sandel 6-0, 6-1.

The Wolves’ No. 1 doubles team Melanie Guan and Karen Chan won 6-0, 6-1 over Danielle Busch and Savannah Overlob.

Sequim head coach Justine Wagner switched things up against the Vikings placing Guan and Chan as the No. 1 and No. 2 singles players.

Guan defeated Amanda Turley 6-1, 6-0, while Chan won 6-1, 6-0 over Mekdes Crowley.

Gauthun, playing No. 3 varsity singles, recovered after a 6-3 first set loss to win her next two 6-4, 6-1 over Louisa Boussa.

Heidi Stallman and Maggie Christie paired together to win Sequim’s only doubles match 6-4, 6-3.

The Wolves traveled to Bremerton on Tuesday and host Port Angeles on Thursday, March 27.

 

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