A deep and talented Spirit Lake squad bested the Storm Lake girls tennis team 8-1 Monday night in Storm Lake. Only Kelly Smith, playing in the number two singles spot, managed a win, 10-3 over Aubry Kolegraff of Spirit Lake. The balance of the SLHS team - Abby Smith, Morgan Rauch, Dah Khamphavongsa, Amanda Helmbrecht and Amanda Kavan - could take no more than three games from their singles opponents. Spirit Lake handled the doubles matches as well, 10-5, 10-2, 10-5. The Storm Lake girls fall to 1-4.
The JV Storm Lake team lost to Spriti Lake 9-0.
Storm Lake was just coming off a competitive meet with ELC, with Abby Smith, Kelly Smith and Morgan Rauch all winning singles matches before ELC took two of the three doubles contests to secure a 5-4 team victory. Storm Lake's JV fell 8-1 to ELC, with Gina Meaungkhoth securing their one singles win.