Tigers Drop Non-Section Contest to Reigning WPIAL Champs

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Facing off against the reigning WPIAL Class AAA champions, the North Allegheny girls’ tennis team dropped a 4-1 decision to the Peters Township Indians on Friday afternoon.

While the Indians swept the contest, the final score wasn’t indicative how close some of the individual matchups were. At No. 3 singles, junior Claire Zheng gave a valiant effort in a 6-2, 2-6, 2-6 loss to Adisyn Moorehead.

At No. 2 doubles, Rebecca Kolano and Siya Jain provided NA with its only win on the day, claiming a 6-2, 2-6, 7-5 victory over Maddie Mackay and Abby Siconolfi.

North Allegheny falls to 2-3 overall on the season following the loss. The Tigers return to section play with a home matchup with the Hampton Talbots.

Girls Tennis Summary vs. Peters Township, 9-11-20

Match Summary
#1Kat Wang (PT) def. Jenny Zhu (NA)6-0, 6-2
#2Mara Bruce (PT) def. Emily Wincko (NA)6-1, 6-0
#3Adisyn Moorehead (PT) def. Claire Zheng (NA)2-6, 6-2, 6-2
#1Bella Engleberg/Grace Solus (PT) def. Claire Shao/Abbey Swirsding (NA)6-4, 6-4
#2Rebecca Kolano/Siya Jain (NA) def. Maddie Mackay/Abby Siconolfi (PT)6-2, 2-6, 7-5