• Grizzlies, Panthers tie in boys tennis

  • ASHLAND — Ashland prevailed in three three-set matches to forge a 4-4 tie with South Medford in nonconference boys tennis at Hunter Park.
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  • ASHLAND — Ashland prevailed in three three-set matches to forge a 4-4 tie with South Medford in nonconference boys tennis at Hunter Park.
    The dual came down to No. 1 doubles where Michael Montes and Micha Kirby of Ashland (3-2-2) prevailed 6-2, 5-7, 7-6 over Adam Day and Blake Bartlett.
    South Medford freshmen Kyler Tosh and Mitch Steadman won straight set victories in Nos. 1 and 2 singles, repectively.
    SINGLES — Kyler Tosh, SM, d. Max Burt, 6-2, 6-3; Mitch Steadman, SM, d. Gabe LaMont, 6-2, 6-1; Kai Weston, A, d. Brad Johnson, 7-6, 4-6, 7-6; Connor Kaegi, A, d. JJ Quirarte, 7-6, 7-6.
    DOUBLES — Michael Montes-Micha Kirby, A, d. Adam Day-Blake Bartlett, 6-2, 5-7, 7-6; Cannon Dukes-Nathaniel Baize, A, d. Tanner Johnson-Nick Viscounty, 6-4, 4-6, 6-3; Kai Elam-John Phelps, SM, d. Nick Benson-Logan Kistler, 6-2, 6-3; South Medford won by forfeit.
    Grants Pass 7, North Medford 1
    At Grants Pass
    SINGLES — Robby Hobbs, GP, d. Logan West, 6-0, 6-0; Drew Van Delden, GP, d. Tyler West, 6-3, 6-0; Blaze Hamann, GP, d. Daniel Pedersen, 7-6, 6-2; Jacob Guerra, GP, d. Spencer Ebert, 5-7 (10-5), 6-2.
    DOUBLES — Kyle Campbell-Ryan Hogan, NM, d. Zach Williams-Jonathan Williams, 6-4, 6-1; Nick O'Hara-Nathan Trujillo, GP, d. Sebastian Thorsen-Isaiah Williams, 6-4, 6-4; Eliot Bald-Tyler Broyles, GP, d. Kellin Pedersen-Alex Forehand, 6-2, 6-1; Tucker Daniel-Adam Swan, GP, d. Benton Coulman-Kane Garrett, 6-0, 6-1.
    ROSEBURG 5, SOUTH MEDFORD 3 — At Roseburg, South Medford's Kelsey Bartlett and Catherine Gustafson each won singles matches, and the No. 2 doubles pairing of Caroline Eledge and Hannah Borg also prevailed for the Panthers in the Southwest Conference loss at Stewart Park.
    South Medford fell to 1-1-2 overall.
    SINGLES — Kelsey Bartlett, SM, d. Fiona Johnson, 6-3, 7-6; Claire Hittle, R, d. Haley Steadman, 7-5, 6-4; Varneet Brar, R, d. Brittany Reese, 6-2, 6-0; Catherine Gustafson, SM, d. Andrea Chiou, 6-1, 7-6.
    DOUBLES — Hannah Cooperrider-Lauren Baque, R, d. Riley Finnegan-Abi Borg, 3-6, 7-5, 7-5; Caroline Eledge-Hannah Borg, SM, d. Cheyanne Woodrow-Jordan Merrifield, 6-3, 6-3; Carissa Roman-Monica Hall, R, d. Erin Viera-Kali Curtis, 6-4, 6-1; Sarah Royce-Morgan Novak, R, d. Kayla Fain-Andrea Devries, 6-1, 6-4.
    Grants Pass 8, North Medford 0
    SINGLES — Larissa Silva, GP, d. Jacquelyn Bradford, 6-1, 6-1; Megan Ward, GP, d. Bailey Cowan, 6-0, 6-3; Natasha Matola, GP, d. Taylor Cavanaugh, 6-0, 6-0; Amanda Solar, GP, d. Ann Miller, 6-3, 6-2
    DOUBLES — Abi Johnson-McKenna Stephenson, GP, d. Alexa Zamon-Morgan Messer, 6-1, 6-0; Brittany Blacksmith-Natalie Justema, GP, d. Nikki Cummings-Savannah Chambers, 6-4, 6-1; Kelsey Lucido-Gretchen Berkey, GP, d. Madelyn Duer- Rachel Forrest, 6-2, 4-6, 10-7; Rachael Berkey-Hannah Knickenberg, GP, d. Rayna Carson-Halli Rousell, 6-2, 6-1.
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