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BRADLEY — The Gibson City-Melvin-Sibley High School tennis team opened its season with a 6-3 loss Monday to Bradley-Bourbonnais.
Holly Arends gained the lone singles win for the Falcons via 8-6 score.
She and Fiona Keigher won a doubles match 8-8 (7-4). Rose Williams/Sophie Hafer won 8-4.
GIBSON CITY – Last year, the Gibson City-Melvin-Sibley tennis team’s doubles duos produced a combined record of 32-9.
PAXTON – Paxton-Buckley-Loda High School senior Sarah Watts will graduate this year having already made a mark on the history of the school’s volleyball program.
She had 276 kills during her senior season, which is now the school record.
NORMAL — The Gibson City-Melvin-Sibley tennis team finished fifth out of 10 teams in Friday’s IHSA Normal Sectional.
The four teams ahead of the Falcons (Normal U-High, Normal, Morton and Bloomington Central Catholic) were all ranked.
GIBSON CITY – The Gibson City-Melvin-Sibley tennis team improved to 6-4 with a 5-4 victory Tuesday over Watseka.
The doubles teams of Fiona Keigher/Holly Arends and Rose Williams/Sophie Hafer each improved to a record of 11-1 win an 8-3 and an 8-4 victory, respectively.
The Falcons will compete in an IHSA sectional Friday, Oct. 17, at Normal Community High School.
CHAMPAIGN — The Gibson City-Melvin-Sibley tennis team lost a match 9-0 Wednesday to Champaign Central.
RANTOUL – The Gibson City-Melvin-Sibley tennis team won Saturday’s doubles tournament in Rantoul.
The Falcons scored eight points, with Watseka (6), Rantoul (3) and Decatur Eisenhower (1) finishing in second, third and fourth place, respectively.
It was the first time that GCMS had won the tournament since head coach Cindy Petersen took over the program.
GCMS 6, Normal West 3
At Gibson City
Katy Neal (GCMS) def. Sabbie Buckley, 8-2
Bryce Brennan (GCMS) def. Mackenzie Arbogast 8-3
Cat Green (GCMS) def. Abby Hughes, 8-4
CHAMPAIGN – The Gibson City-Melvin-Sibley High School tennis team lost 6-3 Tuesday to St .Thomas More.