WEDNESDAY ROUNDUP: Ottawa Tennis edges Dixon

WEDNESDAY ROUNDUP: Ottawa Tennis edges Dixon


Ottawa 3, Dixon 2

OTTAWA – Ottawa won all of three of its doubles matches to secure the meet victory.

Ellie Gallagher and Regan O’Fallon defeated Allison Bay and Mariam Sohail at No. 1 doubles, 6-0, 6-2. Bergen and Marta Johnson claimed a 6-1, 6-2 victory at No. 2 doubles over Emma Russell and Emily Tribley. At No. 3 doubles, Emily Walker and Cassie Claus teamed for a 6-1, 6-1 win over Talia Becker and Jordan Olade.


Ottawa boys 2nd, girls 4th at home meet

OTTAWA – At Catlin Park, the Pirates took home a runner-up finish with 48 points total. Noah Blakely was third across the line in 18 minutes, 35 seconds. Mike Murphy was sixth (19:56), Zach Vogel finished 10th (20:43), Ethan Chapman crossed in 14th (21:42) and Nolan Perry was 15th overall (21:45).

The Lady Pirates finished fourth in the girls’ race with 89 points. Katie Krafft placed third overall (24:49). Other finishers for Ottawa were Paris Duffy (33:40), Lexi Serna (33:46), Kylee Zoran (33:47) and Makenna Chiaventone (33:48).


Illinois Valley Central 8-5 Ottawa

OTTAWA – Gio Resendez scored a hat trick in the loss, while Kekoa Gross and Mateo Mendez each contributed a goal and an assist for the Pirates (2-3).

Newark-Seneca 7-0 Serena

SERENA – Ben Shagrue made 13 saves for the Huskers. No statistics were available for the Norsemen.


Streator 170, Coal City 182

STREATOR – Grant Mascal led the Bulldogs (7-0, 4-0) with a 40 at the Eastwood Golf Course. Jacob Magana contributed a 41, Cole Holloway shot a 43 and Austin Fairall capped the scoring with a 46.


Ottawa 8, Dixon 1

OTTAWA – Ottawa (2-0) dominated the meet, getting singles wins from Kyleigh Olszewski, Mary Riva, Haley Roalson, Tessa Thiry and Grace Satterfield. In doubles play, Avery Landers and Olivia Long, Lex Taylor and Zayna Shams, and Bhumika Patel and Autumn Kunkel were victorious.


Coal City 234, Streator 247

STREATOR – At the Eastwood Golf Course, Adam Jacupcak carded a 60 for the Bulldogs. Noah Colter added a 61, Tyler Mast posted a 62 and Chris Scarber contributed a 64 in the loss.


Marquette 13, Serena 3 (5 innings)

OTTAWA – Eva McCallum doubled twice and drove in three runs to lead Marquette. Gabby Hortega added two hits and two RBIs in the victory. Sophie Thompson had a double and a triple for Serena, plating two in the loss.


IVCC blanked twice

UNDATED – The Eagles suffered a 3-0 loss to Joliet Junior College at Rotary Park in LaSalle. Hunter Bannon made six saves in the loss.

The IVCC women were defeated by Elgin, 4-0. Ottawa alum Kapitola Van Mill made eight saves for the Lady Eagles.