River Valley 4, MCW 3
SHERBURN - Number four singles player Natalie Stevens sealed a 4-3 victory over Martin County West for the River Valley girls tennis team in a Gopher-Valley Conference match on Thursday.
At first singles, Kallie Smith (RV) defeated Kelcie Russenberger (MCW) 6-1, 6-3. At second singles, Becky Roiger (RV) defeatedTori Russenberger (MCW) 6-4, 0-6, 6-3. At third singles, Lauren Laffen (RV) defeated Logan Weber (MCW) 6-4, 6-2 and Natalie Stevens (RV) defeated Magen Suter (MCW) 1-6, 7-5, 6-3 at fourth singles.
At first doubles, Shawna Dressen and Emily Lawrence (MCW) defeated Emily Johnson and Kalyn Haas (RV) 6-2, 4-6, 6-3. At second doubles, KaLeigh Russenberger and Jennifer Hagen (MCW) defeated Marlayna Evers and Erika Ries (RV) 6-1, 4-6, 6-1. Ily Schlenk and Alisa Russenberger (MCW) defeated Alex Chaney and Katelyn Johnson (RV) 5-7, 6-2, 6-1 at third doubles.
River Valley (6-4, 2-0) plays on Saturday in St. James against Rochester Lourdes.