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Wolverines clip Eagles 7-0 for second court victory

Photo by Brian Hansel Wadena-Deer Creek's Sarah Najjar returns a shot as No. 1 doubles partner Ashley Carlson looks on Tuesday during a dual tennis meet with New York Mills. Najjar and Carlson defeated Emily Blomberg and Jewelle Boe 7-6, (8-6), 6-0.

Vicki Smith saw her Wadena-Deer Creek Wolverines claim their second victory of the season Tuesday as they blanked New York Mills 7-0 on the local courts.

Coming off a third place finish in the Highway 10 Tournament Aug. 22, the Wolverines dominated the singles with four victories in straight sets. Macy Hartman stopped Abby Salo 6-0, 6-0 at No. 1 singles. Paige Hartman was a 6-2, 6-1 winner over Victoria Seelander in No. 2 play. Desiree Isola was a 6-0, 6-0 winnover over Mallory Weber in No. 3 singles action. Whitney Eickhoff completed the sweep by downing Jordin Roberts 6-1, 6-0 at No. 4 singles.

WDC's No. 1 doubles duo of Sarah Najjar and Ashley Carlson came up with a 7-6 (8-6), 6-0 win over Emily Blomberg and Jewelle Boe. The Wolverines also triumphed at No. 2 doubles, as Hannah Jacobson and Elise Kallevig crushed Kori Salo and Maddy Keskitalo 6-1, 6-0. Abby Wegscheid and Marie Hunt won the No. 3 double match by forfeit.

The Wolverines open the first week of the 2012-2013 school year with home matches against Mid-State foes Park Rapids and Detroit Lakes. The Wolverines host the Panthers Tuesday and take on the Lakers Thursday. Action begins at 4:30 p.m.

Wadena-Deer Creek 7,

New York Mills, 0

1 Macy Hartman (WDC) over Abby Salo (NYM) 6-0, 6-0

2 Paige Hartman (WDC) over Victoria Seelander (NYM) 6-2, 6-1

3 Desiree Isola (WDC) over Mallory Weber (NYM) 6-0, 6-0

4 Whitney Eickhoff (WDC) over Jordin Roberts (NYM) 6-1, 6-0


1 Sarah Najjar/Ashley Carlson (WDC) over Emily Blomberg/Jewelle Boe (NYM) 7-6 (8-6), 6-0

2 Hannah Jacobson/Elise Kallevig (WDC) over Kori Salo/Maddy Keskitalo (NYM) 6-1, 6-0

3 Abby Wegscheid/ Marie Hunt (WDC) win by forfeit



Marie Hunt (WDC) over Mallory Weber (NYM) 8-2 Abby Wegscheid (WDC) over Abby Salo (NYM) 8-6



Erin Johnson/Maddie Hinojos (WDC) over Victoria Seelander/Maddy Keskitalo (NYM) 8-3