The Quincy Notre Dame girls tennis team took fifth in the 16-team Central Illinois Invitational at Sacred-Heart Griffin in Springfield on Saturday.
Clair Moore was QND's top performer, finishing in third place in No. 1 singles with a record of 3-1. After winning her first two matches, Moore lost in the semifinals to No. 2 seed Hannah Macias from Alton 7-5, 6-0, then bounced back by defeating Sacred Heart-Griffin's Vaeria Pozo 6-2, 6-2.
The doubles team of Jamie Steinkamp and Allison Steinkamp took fifth place at No. 1 doubles, and Abigail Ley plaecd fifth at No. 2 singles.
Columbia Hickman 9, Hannibal 0: Liz Stilley was the only Pirate to win a set in her No. 3 singles match, a 6-0, 4-6, 10-5 loss to Jamie Barta, during Saturday's match in Columbia, Mo. Blair Burton and Elizabeth Brummell had the closest doubles match, an 8-6 loss.
QHS splits: Quincy High School defeated Springfield 5-4 but lost 6-3 to O'Fallon on Saturday to finish 1-3 during the weekend in Edwardsville. Isabella Trinh picked up victories at No. 2 singles and No. 1 doubles against Springfield, and Katarina Vrtikapa won at No. 4 singles and No. 3 doubles.
Olivia Clayton won twice against O'Fallon, defeating Brooke Holland 6-0, 3-0 at No. 1 singles and pairing up with Trinh to defeat Holland and Sarah Lewis 8-1 at No. 1 doubles. Trinh also won her number two singles match 6-3, 6-1 over Lewis.
QHS 5, Springfield 4
Mya Hofmann (S) d. Olivia Clayton 6-4, 6-3
Isabella Trinh (Q) d. Emma Batterman 6-0, 6-2
Anushka Narielumla (S) d. Taylor Kruse 6-2, 3-6, 12-10
Katarina Vrtikapa (Q) d. Sina Smith 7-6, 7-6
Jillian Rogers (S) d. Emily Klinner 6-4, 1-6, 10-8
Emma Staff (Q) d. Ashta Nimavat 6-2, 6-2
Clayton/Trinh (Q) d. Hofmann/Batterman 8-4
Narielumla/Smith (S) d. Knuse/Staff 9-7
Vrtikapa/Klimmer (Q) d. Rodgers/Nimavat 8-4
O'Fallon 6, QHS 3
Olivia Clayton (Q) d. Brooke Holland 6-0, 3-0
Isabella Trinh (Q) d. Sarah Lewis 6-3, 6-1
Elle Schur (OF) d. Taylor Kruse 6-2, 6-1
Makenzie Pitts (OF) d. Katarina Vrtikapa 6-4, 6-4
Brooke Riggan (OF) d. Emily Klinner 6-2, 6-4
Morgan Keefe (OF) d. Emma Staff 4-6, 7-5, 10-8
Clayton/Trinh (Q) d. Holland/Lewis 8-1
Schur/Pitts (OF) d. Kruse/Staff 8-2
Riggan/Keefe (OF) d. Klinner/Vrtikapa 8-4
Columbia Hickman 9, Hannibal 0
Mirra Manolov (C) d. Sascha Pauly, 6-0, 6-1
Christina Hua (C) d. Blair Burton, 6-0, 6-3
Jamie Barta (C) d. Liz Stilley, 6-0, 4-6, 10-5
Grace Urban (C) d. Elizabeth Brummell, 6-0, 6-1
Kaitlyn Hartnagel (C) d. Jaspreet Kandola, 6-1, 6-0
Kathryn Rothermich (C) d. Kaylee Dissel, 7-5, 6-0
Manolov-Hua (C) d. Pauly-Stilley, 8-0
Barta-Collings (C) d. Burton-Brummell. 8-6
Hartnagel-Rothermich (C) d. Kandola Dissel, 8-1