Tiger Tennis Wraps Up Busy Week Of Play
By N3 Sports Team
Photos By Shelly Cole
The Tiger Tennis Team finished a grueling week of play competing 4 times in 4 days.
On Thursday Grant lost a league matchup with Big Rapids by a 6-2 margin.
Olivia Keelean won at #2 singles, 6-0 6-2. Miriam Delgado and Madison Koopman were victorious at #4 Doubles, 6-2 6-1. Jill Arends at #3 singles...
...played a hard fought 2 hour match playing a tiebreaker for the second set.
Friday the action involved last year’s #2 team in the state, Traverse City St Francis and managed to secure a pair of matches as well as competing hard in every flight. Olivia Keelean in singles and the team of Miriam Delgado and Maddie Koopman triumphed in doubles play.
Saturday The Tigers finished 6th in the North Pointe Christian tournament with 4 of the top 10 teams in the state competing. Emerson Cole played great at #1 singles picking up one victory and Olivia Keelean won 2 matches at #2 singles, one against #4 ranked Kalamazoo Christian. Jill Arends beat Williamston at #3 singles, as did Kirstyn Throop at #4 Singles. The team's #4 doubles team of Delgado and Koopman won their first two matches to make it to the finals.
The team heads to West Michigan Christian on Monday to continue conference play.