TENNIS: 'Skins sweep opener
The Wapakoneta Redskins varsity girls tennis team kicked off its season with a win, sweeping the Bellefontaine Chieftains 5-0 on Tuesday at the Harmon Park courts.
Senior Makenzie Klock rolled to a 6-1, 6-0 win over Cheryl Corbett in first singles.
In second singles, senior Shelby Gillespie held off Hannah Vance 7-6 in the second set after posting a 6-1 win in the first.
Junior Annie Harrod bested Hannah Weimer in third singles by a score of 6-0, 6-3.
In first doubles, junior Katie Martin and freshman Kirsten Wellons topped Madeline Heuser and Michelle Frantz 6-4, 6-2.
Freshman Carly Buzzard and junior Chloe Veit completed the Wapak sweep with a 4-6, 7-5, 6-1 win over Kylee Jenkins and Kenzie Collinsworth.
The Redskins are 1-0. Next up is a match at Sidney at 4:30 on Thursday afternoon.