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Wadena-Deer Creek's Ashley Carlson serves in the No. 1 doubles match with West Central Area. Carlson and her partner, Elise Kallevig, lost to WCA's Vessa Bumgardner and Dawn Cleveland 7-5, 6-3. Photo by Brian Hansel

Lady Knights collect 5-2 court win from Wolverines

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The West Central Area Lady Knights captured three of four singles matches Tuesday in a 5-2 dual tennis victory on the Wadena-Deer Creek courts.


Macy Hartman racked up WDC's only singles win with a 6-1, 6-0 drubbing of Krista Paulson.

Ashley Carlson and Elise Kallevig chalked up a 7-5, 6-3 victory over Vessa Bumgardner and Dawn Cleveland in No. 1 doubles play.

West Central Area 5, WDC 2


1 Macy Hartman (WDC) over Krista Paulson (WCA) 6-1, 6-0

2 Lauryn McLaughlin (WCA) over Paige Hartman (WDC) 6-4, 2-6, 6-4

3 Regan Biss (WCA) over Sarah Najjar (WDC) 6-4, 6-3

4 Savanna Westrom (WCA) over Abby Wegscheid (WDC) 6-4, 6-1


1 Ashley Carlson/Elise Kallevig (WDC) over Vessa Bumgardner/Dawn Cleveland (WCA) 7-5, 6-3

2 McKenna Behr/Marissa Hayward (WCA) over Hanna Jacobson/Molly Kraemer (WDC) 6-2, 6-2

3 Taylor Endreson/Hailey Kreft (WCA) over Erin Johnson/Maddy Hinojos (WDC) 6-2, 6-1

Little Falls 6, WDC 1

The Flyers gave the Wolverines more than they could handle in a showdown Monday on the Little Falls courts.

Little Falls swept doubles play and won three of four singles contests.

Paige Hartman, a runner-up finisher for WDC in the Lions' Tournament on Sept. 29 in Wadena, notched a 6-2, 6-2 win over Briana Anderson of Little Falls in the No. 2 singles match. Jamie Jenks had to battle to win the No. 1 singles match over WDC's Macy Hartman 6-4, 4-6 (11-9).

Little Falls 6, WDC 1


1 Jamie Jenks (LF) over Macy Hartman (WDC) 6-4, 4-6, (11-9)

2 Paige Hartman (WDC) over Briana Anderson (LF) 6-2, 6-2

3 Angela Meschke (LF) over Sarah Najjar (WDC) 6-3, 6-3

4 Arielle Emerson (LF) over Abby Wegscheid (WDC) 6-1, 6-1


1 Mikayla Gottwalt/Katelynn Kanieski (LF) over Ashley Carlson/Elise Kallevig (WDC) 6-2, 6-4

2 Alyssa Athman/Lindsey Schneider (LF) over Hanna Jacobson/Molly Kraemer (WDC) 6-1, 6-1

3 Tori Magee/Amanda Evans (LF) over Maddy Hinojos/Anna Kraemer (WDC) 6-2, 6-2

Wolverines place fourth in Lions' Tournament

Paige Hartman's runner-up finish at No. 2 singles highlighted Wadena-Deer Creek's efforts Saturday in the annual Lions' Tennis Tournament on the Wadena courts.

Hartman defeated Abby Gindorff of Crosby-Ironton 8-4 in their first pro set. Hartman lost an 8-4 decision in the second round to Lauren Silbernek of Osakis. The WDC singles player claimed second place by posting an 8-3 victory over Pequot Lakes' Jaden Lindner.

WDC's Sarah Najjar took third place honors at No. 3 singles. Najjar lost her first match to Pequot Lakes' Alex Nelson 8-6 but bounced back for an 8-6 win over Crosby-Ironton's Kari Watson. Najjar lost to Hannah Baker of Osakis 8-0 in her bid for runner-up honors.

Lions' Tournament

Team Scoring

Pequot Lakes 17, Osakis 16, Crosby Ironton 6, WDC 4

Individual Champions


1 Haley Wiebolt (PL)

2 Lauren Silbernek (O)

3 Hannah Baker (O)

4 Sydney Holt (PL)


1 Ellie Heggerston/Carly Fyle (PL)

2 Ellie Erholtz/Lauren Bengtson (PL)

3 Alexa Hofforth/Hannah Szech (O)

Individual Runner-up


1 Taylor Kraemer (O)

2 Paige Hartman (WDC)

3 Alex Nelson (PL)

4 Ashley Kraemer (O)


1 Shannon Lundgren/Meredith Silgen (CI)

2 Kately Foster/Slyse Wiener (O)

3 Erika Monson/Madison Galligan (PL)

WDC Individual Results


1 Macy Hartman

Taylor Kraemer (O) over Hartman 8-2

Haley Wiebolt (PL) over Hartman 8-3

Gabrelle Hudrlik (CI) over Hartman -4

2 Paige Hartman 2nd Place Medalist

Hartman over Abby Gindorff (CI) 8-4

Lauren Silbernek (O) over Hartman 8-4

Hartman over Jaden Lindner (PL) 8-3

3 Sarah Najjar 3rd Place

Alex Nelson (PL) over Najjar 8-6

Najjar over Kari Watson (CI) 8-6

Hannah Baker (O) over Najjar 8-0

4 Abby Wegscheid

Ashley Kraemer (O) over Wegscheid 8-3

Sydney Holt (PL) over Wegscheid 8-0

Karrina Myhr (CI) over Wegscheid 8-4


1 Ashley Carlson/Elise Kallevig

Shannon Lundgren/Meredith Silgen (CI) over Carlson/Kallevig 8-0

Ellie Heggerston/CarlyFyle (PL) over Carlson/Kallevig 8-1

Angie Bowman/Katie Anderson (O) over Carlson/Kallevig 8-3

2 Hanna Jacobson/Molly Kraemer

Ellie Erholtz/Lauren Bengtson (PL) over Jacobson/Kraemer 8-1

Mariah Oren/Vanessa Hudrlik (CI) over Jacobson/Kraemer 8-1

Katelyn Foster/Elyse Wiener (O) over Jacobson/Kraemer 8-0

3 Erin Johnson/Maddy Hinojos

Alexa Hofforth/Hannah Szech (O) over Johnson/Hinojos 8-2

Erika Monson/Madison Galligan (PL) over Johnson/Hinojos 8-0

Jessica Dauer/Rachel Norwood (CI) over Johnson/Hinojos 8-7 (7-3)

WDC 5, Perham 2


1 Macy Hartman (WDC) over Hannah Brenk (P) 6-1, 6-2

2 Paige Hartman (WDC) over Paige Biegler (P) 6-0, 6-1

3 Maggie Rennicke (P) over Sarah Najjar (WDC) 6-3, 6-1

4 Josie Beachy (P) over Abby Wegscheid (WDC) 6-2, 3-6, (7-2)


1 Ashley Carlson/Elise Kallevig (WDC) over Katie Howey/Betsy Pearson (P) 6-2, 6-1

2 Hanna Jacobson/Molly Kraemer (WDC) over Julia Pearson/Alyssa Moris (P) 6-3, 6-2

3 Erin Johnson/Maddy Hinojos (WDC) over Aubrey Hill/Danielle Graham (P) 6-3, 6-2


Makayla Meluin (P) over Anna Kraemer (WDC) 6-3

Jodana Albers (WDC) over Makayla Meluin (P) 6-1

Paige Biegler (P) over Samantha Kirkland (WDC) 6-0

Desiree Isola/Whitney Eickhoff (WDC) over Aubrey Hill/Danielle Graham (P) 6-1