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Champaign Central 9, GCMS 0
Dodds (C) def. Katy Neal, 6-3, 7(7)-6(2)
Wright (C) def. Holly Arends, 6-4, 4-6, 10-1
Chalifoux (C) def. Gracie O’Brien, 6-3, 6-2
Gonzalez (C) def. Sophie Hafer 6-4, 6-2
Miller (C) def. Andrea Worthington 6-1, 6-2
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.
COAL CITY – The Gibson City-Melvin-Sibley tennis team improved to 3-0 with a 3-2 win over Coal City Thursday.
The Falcons got all of their wins via doubles matches.
Katy Neal and Andrea Worthington won a tiebreaker 10-8 after splitting regulation sets 2-6, 6-1.
WATSEKA – The Gibson City-Melvin-Sibley tennis team won 4-1 Thursday over Watseka.
CHAMPAIGN — Gibson City-Melvin-Sibley’s tennis team won 6-3 Wednesday at Champaign Centennial.
Katy Neal won 6-0, 6-3 in singles and, along with Andrea Worthington, won 6-3, 6-4 in doubles. Sky Fleming won 6-4, 6-3, and Bryce Brennan claimed a 6-1, 6-2 in other singles action for the Falcons.
GIBSON CITY – Gibson City-Melvin-Sibley head tennis coach Cindy Petersen acknowledged that 2014 will be “kind of a rebuilding year” for her team.
That is usually the result of 11 seniors departing due to graduation the previous spring, including the Falcons’ top duo of Carson Arends and Meaghan Sharp.
Junior high — Iroquois West at PBL, 4:30 p.m.
Junior high — GCMS at PBL, 4:30 p.m.
Junior high — PBL at Home Meet, 4:15 p.m.
Freshman — Milford at PBL, 6 p.m.
GIBSON CITY — The Gibson City-Melvin-Sibley tennis team goes into this season one-third of its 33-player roster heading into its senior season.
“The seniors have a lot of experience,” GCMS head coach Cindy Petersen said. “I think our season’s going to go really well.”