Local Sports Roundup: Results from Aug. 25
Jim Thorpe’s tennis team posted a 5-0 victory over Schuylkill Valley on Saturday.
The Olympians received straight-set wins from their three singles players — Leanne Val Essendelft, Christy McLean and Kaitlyn O’Neil.
With the win, Thorpe is now 3-0.
Jim Thorpe 3, Schuylkill Vy. 0
Leanne Val Essendelft (JT) def. Emily Kale 6-0, 6-3; Christy McLean (JT) def. Taylor Shekalus 6-2, 6-1; Kaitlyn O’Neil (JT) def. Bridgette Bennet 6-4, 6-3.
Trista Gehris/Sam Loughlin (JT) def. Maddie Kepner/Liz Brzostek 7-6 (7-5), 6-2; Emma Gavornik/Gabbie Nunez (JT) def. Emma Gavornik/Gabbie Nunez 6-3, 6-1.