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Jamestown proved unable to keep pace with rival Midlothian during Tuesday’s season-opening 8-1 loss on the road.
Anna Walter of Jamestown swept her match 6-0, 6-0 against Midlothian’s top singles player Sarah Holland, but the Eagles were unable to find victories elsewhere.
Midlothian took five of the six singles matches and swept all three doubles matches to secure the comfortable win.
Jamestown (0-1) will now turn its attention to a Wednesday match at home against Deep Run.
Midlothian 8, Jamestown 1
Anna Walter (J) d. Sarah Holland 6-0, 6-0
Grace Clarke (M) d. Alisha Kohli 6-4, 6-1
Courtney Price (M) d. Marie-Helena Peeters 6-0, 6-1
Julia Deaner (M) d. Emily Sharp 6-0, 6-0
Brook Gore (M) d. Megan Hornick 6-2, 6-3
Riley Mosher (M) d. Joanna Stathopaulos 6-2, 6-2
Clarke/Gore (M) d. Walter/Kohli 8-1
Holland/Deaner (M) d. Peeters/Sharp 8-1
Mosher/Gore (M) d. Hornick/Schmidt 8-5
Warhill Cruises Past Colonial Heights
Warhill’s girls tennis team opened its season with a 7-2 home victory against Colonial Heights, a Conference 25 foe, on Tuesday.
The Lions took five singles games, which guaranteed them a victory in the match. For good measure, the Lions tacked on a pair of wins in doubles to pad their margin of victory.
Warhill (1-0) will face a quick turnaround when the Lions host Mathews on Wednesday.
Warhill 7, Colonial Heights 2
Katie Braddom(W) d. Mansi Patel (CH) 6-2, 6-2
Minh Nguyen (CH) d. Sydney Cawthon (W) 6-2, 6-1
Autumn Liu (W) d. Campbell Steele (CH) 6-3, 6-3
Olivia Dannon (W) d. Grace Kim (CH) 6-1, 6-0
Jackie Jones (W) d. Jesslyn McCartney (CH) 6-0, 6-0
Natalie Constanzo (W) d Taylor Jenkins 6-3, 6-1
Patel/Nguyen (CH) d. Braddom/Cawthon (W) 8-2
Dannon/Liu (W) d. Steele/Kim (CH) 8-1
Jones/St. Martin (W) d. McCartney/Jenkins 8-6