SARANAC — Jenna LaValley and Kayla Napper had an outstanding duel at No. 2 singles Friday.
LaValley outlasted Napper, 7-6(7-2), 4-6, 6-2 to lead Northeastern Clinton to a 3-2 victory over Saranac in Champlain Valley Athletic Conference girls’ tennis.
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Abbie Miller added a singles victory for the Cougars, while Morgan Rabideau and Sarah Babbie were winners at No. 2 doubles.
Emma Newell was a winner at No. 3 singles for the Chiefs. Amie Eggleston and Kristen Napper captured the win at No. 1 doubles.
Like the girls’ match, the No. 1 singles in boys’ tennis was also tightly contested.
Northeastern Clinton’s Ryan Marks held off Shawn Bissonette, 6-4, 1-6, 7-5, to help the Cougars to a 3-2 win.
Northeastern Clinton swept the doubles with wins by Adam Khater and McKenna Hunter, and Troy Tetreault and Devin McManus.
Dylan Christopherson and Mark LaPointe each won in singles for Saranac.
NCCS 3, Saranac 2
No. 1- Marks (NCCS) def. Bissonette, 6-4, 1-6, 7-5. No. 2- Christopherson (Sar) def. Boutin, 6-3, 6-4. No. 3- LaPointe (Sar) def. A. Tetreault, 6-3, 6-0.
No. 1- Khater/Hunter (NCCS) def. Cross/Wood, 6-2, 6-0. No. 2- T. Tetreault/McManus (NCCS) def. Boliver/Bouyea, 6-2, 6-2.
NCCS 3, Saranac 2
No. 1- Miller (NCCS) def. Dorrance, 6-2, 6-4. No. 2- LaValley (NCCS) def. Ka. Napper, 7-6(7-2), 4-6, 6-2. No. 3- Newell (Sar) def. Slater, 6-2, 6-2.
No. 1- Eggleston/Kr. Napper (Sar) def. Kellison/Mossey, 6-4, 6-2. No. 2- Rabideau/Babbie (NCCS) def. Klooster/Layhee, 6-0, 6-2.
NAC 5, SETON 0
NAC 3, SETON 2
ELLENBURG — Hannah Charland rallied from a first set loss to capture No. 1 singles and help propel the Bobcats over the Knights in girls’ tennis.
Seton Catholic actually won more matches on the day, but had to suffer two forfeits at No. 3 singles and No. 2 doubles.
Shannon Egan captured No. 2 singles for the Knights, while Lauren Richter and Alyse Clark won in No. 1 doubles.
Jared Brunelle and Steven Warick needed a tiebreaker in the second set, but won their No. 1 doubles match in two sets to lead the Northern Adirondack boys.