No. 1 singles

DeForest coach Kristin Pachal watches No. 1 singles player Leah Miller hit a winning shot during the Norski Triangular.

The DeForest girls tennis team came up just short of a perfect week after getting tripped up 4-3 by host Watertown on Aug. 27. The match was a part of the of the Badger Challenge.

The Norskies bounced back to win both of their matches at the triangular they hosted on Aug. 27. They shut out Milton 7-0 and hammered Wisconsin Rapids 6-1.

The Lady Norskies will be back on the court tonight. They will play a Badger North dual at Portage at 4:15 p.m.

Watertown 4

DeForest 3

DeForest came up a win short against the Goslings, who claimed three singles wins.

Samantha Schaeffer had the only singles win for the Norskies. She took down Danielle Hralow 6-2, 6-2 at No. 4 singles.

Watertown countered with wins from No. 1 Aubrey Schmatzler, No. 2 Alayna Clark and No. 3 Mya Werning. Schmatzler thwarted Leah Miller 6-4, 6-2, Clark downed Lauren Armstrong 6-2, 6-1 and Werning defeated Sydney Hahn 7-5. 6-1.

The Lady Norskies remained within striking distance after winning two of the three doubles matches.

DeForest’s No. 1 tandem of Cecile and Samantha Fuchs easily dispatched Sydney Linskens and Abby Marr 6-1. 6-0.

The Norskies’ No. 3 duo of Ashley Hegarty and Annie Manzi came from behind to beat Jillian Hesse and Brianna Konz 5-7, 6-2, 6-4.

Watertown’s No. 2 doubles team of Hannah Baneck and Cassidy Wesemann claimed a 6-1, 6-0 win over Mikayla Beckman and Amber Fabian.

DeForest 7

Milton 0

The Lady Norskies made quick work of the Red Hawks with seven straight-set victories.

Miller got things going in singles play with a 6-0, 6-0 shutout of Amelia Smithson.

Armstrong followed with a 6-1. 6-1 triumph over Ella Tremel.

Schaeffer was at No. 3 singles and claimed a 6-3, 6-0 victory over Emily McNett.

Hahn closed out singles play with a 6-0, 6-4 win over Parker Wilkinson.

Cecile and Samantha Fuchs were nearly perfect in a 6-0, 6-1 victory over Emily Lebakken and Christina Choi at No. 1 doubles.

Beckman and Fabian scored a 6-2, 6-4 win over Ali Suchanek and Ella Davis.

Hegarty and Manzi completed the perfect night with a 6-3, 6-3 victory over Hannah Warosh and Carissa Boettcher.

DeForest 6

Wisconsin Rapids 1

A singles sweep helped DeForest easily knock off Wisconsin Rapids.

Miller had an impressive 6-3, 6-1 win over Alex Zueger, while Armstrong netted a 6-1, 6-2 victory over Kelly Alekna.

Schaeffer completed her perfect week by taking down Bellah Vinter 6-1. 6-0.

Hahn won by forfeit at No. 4 singles.

Cecile and Samantha Fuchs earned their third win of the week after blanking Rachel Bredl and Taylor Wentland 6-0, 6-0.

Beckman and Fabian had the final Norski victory. They downed Sophia Wardour and Kiara Coombs 6-1, 6-1.

London Kubisiak and Joslynn Fink had the only win for Wisconsin Rapids. They thwarted Manzi and Hegarty 6-1, 4-6, 1-0.

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