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GIBSON CITY – The Gibson City-Melvin-Sibley tennis team lost 5-4 Monday to Pontiac.
“Even though we couldn't quite pull off the win, we had several girls step up their games and come away with some big wins for us,” GCMS head coach Cindy Petersen said.
CASEY – The Gibson City-Melvin-Sibley tennis team finished fourth in an eight-team invitational held Saturday in what head coach Cindy Petersen described as a “very hot day” at Casey-Westfield High School.
In doubles play, the Falcons’ No. 1 doubles team – Sophie Hafer/Rose Williams – placed third with a 3-1 record with wins against Decatur Lutheran, Fairfield and Shelbyville.
GIBSON CITY – The Gibson City-Melvin-Sibley tennis team lost 9-0 Tuesday to St. Thomas More.
DUNLAP – The Gibson City-Melvin-Sibley tennis team finished seventh in a seven-team tournament in Dunlap.
The Falcons scored two points while Bloomington Central Catholic (28) won the invite.
GIBSON CITY – The Gibson City-Melvin-Sibley tennis team lost 9-0 Thursday to Urbana.
Urbana’s Candy Leti, Hexuan Xie, Erin Wright, Marianne Moulin, Razelle Igana and Alora Rent won in both singles and doubles for the Tigers.
COAL CITY – The Gibson City-Melvin-Sibley tennis team lost 5-2 to Coal City on Thursday.
Sophie Hafer defeated Coal City’s Alana Phillips 6-1, 6-2, and Rose Williams won 6-4, 6-2 over Sarah Moore.
In junior varsity play, the Falcons won 6-1.
PARIS — The Gibson City-Melvin-Sibley tennis team placed third in Saturday’s Paris Invite.
Rose Williams and Sophie Hafer were the No. 1 doubles champions defeating Paris, Carmi and Vandalia to receive the medals.
In the No. 3 singles, Rachel Harmet won two matches against Paris and Vandalia.
WATSEKA – The Gibson City-Melvin-Sibley tennis team lost 4-2 Thursday to Watseka.
The Falcons’ two match victories were earned in the doubles category. The No. 1 doubles match was won by GCMS’s Sophie Hafer/Rose Williams via 8-5 score.
The No. 3 doubles team of Jessica Mueller/Paige Shelton won 8-0 for the Falcons.
Watseka def. GCMS 4-2
CHAMPAIGN – The Gibson City-Melvin-Sibley tennis team lost 8-1 Wednesday to Champaign Centennial.
The Falcons’ No. 3 singles player, Sophie Hafer, gained GCMS’s lone match victory via 6-3, 6-4 score. “Sophie played with a lot of heart and kept her head in the match,” GCMS head coach Cindy Petersen said.