Paoli Tennis

Paoli varsity girls tennis team won its first Invitational of the year. The players are, front row, left to right, Camley Whitfield, Maddi Warren, Tinsley Moffatt, Rylie Atkins and Caselyn Whitfield; back row, Taylor Patton, Gracie Brown, Amanda Bowles, Micaela McDonald, Chelsea Deweese and Linda Zheng.

Paoli Varsity Girls Tennis team started their season on April 12 defeating Lanesville 3- 2. During the match, Maddi Warren defeated Lanesville’s Grace Campbell 6-3, 6-0

Paoli’s Rylie Atkins lost to Emma Campbell 6-4, 4-6, 6-7(1-7); Amanda Bowles lost to Lanesville’s Lauren Schneider 5-7, 3-6; Paoli’s Gracie Brown/Tinsley Moffatt defeated Rachel Leffler/Kailin Scarbetty 6-4, 6-0; and Chelsea Deweese/Micaela MacDonald defeated Lanesville players Nina Irvin/Jane Davie 6-3, 6-0.

In junior varsity play, Paoli’s Lina Zheng lost to Jaymee Jansa 5-8, and Taylor Patton defeated Lanesville player Emma Shaffer 8-6.

On April 14, Paoli defeated Salem 5-0. Paoli player Maddi Warren defeated Isabelle Tunney 6-0, 6-1; Rylie Atkins defeated Salem’s Natalie Noe 6-1, 6-2; Paoli’s Amanda Bowles defeated Hannah Fleenor 6-2, 6-3; Paoli players Tinsley Moffatt/Gracie Brown defeated Cecile Tate/Carmyn Murdock 6-0, 6-1; and Paoli won again as Chelsea Deweese/Micaela MacDonald defeated Abby Yake/Macie Crane 6-4, 6-4.

In the junior varsity match, the Paoli team of Taylor Patton/Lina Zheng defeated Audrey Heavin/Ellie Spaulding 6-0 and the Salem team of Raelee Cockerill/Lily Gilstrap 6-0.

The Paoli High School Invitational was played April 16, with Paoli 18, Barr-Reeve 10, Madison 7 and Tell City 0.

Round 1 saw Paoli players come out victorious as Maddi Warren defeated Alexis Buse (Barr-Reeve) 6-1, 6-1; Rylie Atkins defeated Taylor Harsin (Madison) 6-2, 6-1; Amanda Bowles defeated Amara Combs (Tell City) 6-0, 6-0; Tinsley Moffatt/Gracie Brown defeated Anna Armstrong/Niccole Bailey (Tell City) 6-0, 6-0; and Chelsea Deweese/Micaela MacDonald defeated Kaitlyn Wood/Alli Robinson (Barr-Reeve) 6-4, 6-4.

In Round 2, Paoli’s Maddi Warren defeated Anna Buemm (Madison) 6-0, 6-0; Rylie Atkins defeated Beth Graber (Barr-Reeve) 6-1, 6-1; Amanda Bowles defeated Claire Harrison (Barr-Reeve) 6-0, 6-2; Tinsley Moffatt/Gracie Brown lost to Sydney Swartzentruber/Dylan Decoursey (Barr-Reeve) 2-6, 4-6; and Chelsea Deweese/Micaela MacDonald defeated Hailey Jenkins/Addison Mundt (Madison) 6-1, 6-0.

Paoli Varsity Girls Tennis team’s record for the season at this point is 4-0.