Lakeland girls tennis drops Churubusco, 4-1

LA GRANGE — Churubusco’s girls tennis team fell on the road to NECC foe Lakeland.The Lady Lakers beat the Lady Eagles, 4-1 in varsity action and 4-1 in junior varsity action as well.Picking up the win for the Lady Eagles at the varsity level was Kayleen Mitchell at No. 3 singles, defeating Amanda Miller 6-2, 7-5.Losing in No. 1 and No. 2 singles, respectively, were Churubusco’s Cheyenne Conner and Audrey Gierscher, who both lost in straight sets to Carlee Richardson and Audrey Stephens.The doubles duo of Madi Cook and Camille Cseri fell in No. 1 doubles action for the Lady Eagles, losing to Nikki Chavez and Cori Vaughn of Lakeland in straight sets. ‘Busco’s other doubles pair, Nikki Esslinger and Maggie Kitt, lost in a three-set match to Lakeland’s Becca Wooster and Keslie Leggett.Earning the junior varsity win for the Lady Eagles was Kayla Mascho at No. 3 singles. Aaliyah Hennsinger and Anna Bulmahn both dropped JV singles matchs.In JV doubles play, ‘Busco’s duo of Kaley Scott and Liz Brooks-Smyser lost at No. 1 doubles and Brittney Shambaugh and Olivia Knight fell at No. 2 doubles.