Girls Tennis Ousted by St. Joseph Academy in OTCA Tournament
St. Joseph Academy 4, Louisville 1
The Louisville Leopards Girls Tennis team fell to the visiting St. Joseph Academy Jaguars 4-1 Monday in the second round of the Ohio Tennis Coaches’ Association Team Tournament. With the loss, Louisville drops to 1-3 to start the season.
Kayla Pukys picked up the lone victory for the Leopards in #1 Singles. She won in straight sets by the count of 6-0, 6-3.
The Jaguars remained a perfect 7-0 on the season with the victory. Melissa Martin and Kerrigan Ponsart each won their singles matches for St. Joseph Academy. The Doubles teams of Cassie Van Etten & Abby Weaver and Bridget Fitzgerald & Angela Cicero also won in straight sets for the Jaguars.
St. Joseph Academy will move on to face the Walsh Jesuit Warriors in the DI Northeast Regional Quarterfinals on a date to be determined.
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UP NEXT: The Lady Leopards will next host the Canton South Wildcats on Tuesday, August 30 at 4:15 PM.
JAGUARS 4, LEOPARDS 1
#1 Kayla Pukys (L)d. Hannah Schuette (SJA) 6-0, 6-3
#2 Melissa Martin (SJA) d. Alexis Pochubay (L) 6-3, 6-3
#3 Kerrigan Ponsart (SJA) d. Alexis Wendt (L) 4-6, 6-4, 10-8
#1 Cassie Van Etten-Abby Weaver (SJA) d. Tory Esposito – Marisa Tupy (L) 6-2, 6-1
#2 Bridget Fitzgerald-Angela Cicero (SJA) d.Madison Miller – Kennedy Keister (L) 6-2, 6-2
Records: St. Joseph Academy 7-0, Louisville 1-3