LAKEWOOD - Unbeaten Rachel Mole of Frewsburg, May Li of Southwestern, Baylee Tarnowski of Fredonia and Caroline Becker of Falconer were the singles winners in the Chautauqua-Cattaraugus Athletic Association Tennis Championships on Wednesday at the Lakewood Family YMCA.
Mole defeated Morgan Johnson of Southwestern, 6-0, 6-0; and Heidi Mueller of Southwestern, 6-1, 6-0, to reach the semifinals that are scheduled for Friday at noon.
Also, Li prevailed over Rose Marie Mole of Frewsburg, 6-0, 6-1, and Samantha Robbins of Chautauqua Lake, 6-0, 6-0.
Above, Rachel Mole of Frewsburg makes a forehand return and below, Chautauqua Lake’s Samantha Robbins makes a backhand return during singles action at the Chautauqua County Athletic Association Tennis Championships at the Lakewood Family YMCA on Wednesday. See additional photos at cu.post-journal.com.
P-J photos by Valory S. Isaacson
Tarnowski beat Emily Hair of Frewsburg, 6-2, 6-0, and Chloe Knapp of Jamestown, 6-3, 6-3, while Becker stopped Megan Koniak of Salamanca, 6-2, 6-1, and Georgianna Gens of Fredonia, 7-6 (7-3 tie-breaker), 2-6, 6-4.
The finals will also be held at Friday.
Doubles begin today at 11 a.m. The top-seeded team is Morgan Johnson and Mueller from Southwestern and No. 2 are Gens and Lauren Millson from Fredonia. Allison Munella and Emma Black from Falconer are No. 3 and Corinne Cardinale and Morgan Lehman from Maple Grove No. 4.
Rachel Mole (Frewsburg) d. Morgan Johnson(SW), 6-0, 6-0
Heidi Mueller (Southwestern d. Abby Whisner (Jamestown), 6-3, 6-1
Chloe Knapp (Jamestown) defeated Corinne Cardinale(Maple Grove), 6-4, 1-6, 7-5
Baylee Tarnowski (Fredonia) d. Emily Hair (Frewsburg), 6-2, 6-0
Georgianna Gens (Fredonia) d. Allison Munella (Falconer), 6-3, 6-0
Carolyn Becker (Falconer) d. Megan Koniak(Salamanca), 6-2, 6-1
Samantha Robbins (Chautauqua Lake) d. Jessica Sowa (Gowanda), 6-2, 6-1
May Li (Southwestern) d. Rose Marie Mole (Frewsburg), 6-0, 6-1
Rachel Mole d. Heidi Mueller, 6-1, 6-0
Baylee Tarnowski d. Chloe Knapp, 6-3, 6-3
Caroline Becker d. Georgianna Gens, 7-6 (7-3), 2-6, 6-4
May Li d. Samantha Robbins, 6-0, 6-0