Nikki Bouche and Tina Lui picked up straight-set victories in their No. 1 and No. 2 singles matches respectively, but the rest of the Mountlake Terrace girls tennis team struggled against an exceptionally strong Shorewood T-Birds team on Wednesday. The Hawks fell to Shorewood 5-2 at Shoreview Park.
With the win, Shorewood remains undefeated this season while the Hawks have yet to win a Wesco League match in three tries. Terrace gets back on to the courts on Thursday for a 3:30 p.m. match against Shorecrest at Mountlake Terrace High School.
MTHS Girls Tennis vs. Shorewood, April 2
Shorewood 5 – Mountlake Terrace 2
Singles: Nikki Bouche (MT) def. Ellie Allen-Hatch (SW), 6-0, 6-0; Tina Lui (MT) def. Marija Feller (SW), 6-4, 6-3; Emily Wright (SW) def. Brittany Kinsella (MT), 6-1, 6-2; Genevieve O’ Malley (SW) def. Meron Abay (MT), 6-1, 6-1
Doubles: Lilly Brons / Amy Buswell (SW) def. Aysha Raza / Kaitlyn Anderson (MT), 6-1, 6-3; Yuanne Corbett / Jenny Ahn (SW) def. Suzie Diaz / Kirsten Pounds (MT), 6-0, 6-1; Grace Taylor / Malaika Rosenfeld (SS) def. Monique Singh / Abani Yungendyion (MT), 6-2, 6-0
Records: Mountlake Terrace 0-3 in Wesco League play, 1-5 overall; Shorewood 2-0, 4-0
MTHS next match: versus Shorecrest, Thursday, April 3, 3:30 p.m. at Mountlake Terrace High School