NA Drops Opener To Upper St. Clair
The North Allegheny girls’ tennis team opened the 2021 season on Tuesday afternoon and fell to the host Upper St. Clair Panthers, 5-0.
Upper St. Clair, the WPIAL runners-up in Class AAA a season ago, received singles victories from Maggie Stief, Claire Loomis and Evie Ellenberger to jump start the Panthers efforts toward victory.
Following the season-opening defeat, the Tigers have another tough test on Wednesday against the reigning WPIAL Class AAA champions and state runners-up, the Latrobe Wildcats.
Girls Tennis Summary vs. Upper St. Clair, 8-24-21
|Match Summary||UPPER ST. CLAIR - 5|
NORTH ALLEGHENY - 0
|#1||Maggie Stief (USC) def. Emily Wincko (NA)||6-1, 6-0|
|#2||Claire Loomis (USC) def. Abbey Swirsding (NA)||6-0, 6-1|
|#3||Evie Ellenberger (USC) def. Claire Zheng (NA)||6-1, 6-0|
|#1||Leah Lund/Hope Krwczyk (USC) def. Siya Jain/Rebecca Kolano (NA)||6-4, 6-2|
|#2||Izzy Yoos/Victoria Semenov (USC) def. Tia Soussou/Rebecca Murphy (NA)||6-3, 6-3|