Duluth East Girls Tennis Win First Section Title Since 2016

After dropping their first three matches, the Duluth East girls tennis team rallied to win the final four to knock off Elk River and win the Section 7AA championship.

DULUTH, Minn. – After dropping their first three matches, the Duluth East girls tennis team rallied to win the final four to knock off Elk River and win the Section 7AA championship 4-3 Tuesday afternoon at the Longview Tennis Courts.

This is the Greyhounds first section title since 2016. Here are the final results:

#1 singles: Aili Hietala (Duluth East) def. Ava Nelson (Elk River) 6-0, 6-1
#2 singles: Emma Anderson (Elk River) def. Annabelle Humphreys (Duluth East) 6-1, 6-3
#3 singles: Cursta Demberio (Duluth East) def. Kate Perbix (Elk River) 7-5, 6-4
#4 singles: Natalie Goetzman (Duluth East) def. Paige Johnson (Elk River) 7-6, 6-3

#1 doubles: Abby Johnson/Macy Hanson (Elk River) def. Ally Johnson/Taran Demberio (Duluth East) 6-4, 6-1
#2 doubles: Leah Skogquist/Karly Hermanson (Elk River) def. Gwen Moe/Sylvie Markham (Duluth East) 6-2, 6-4
#3 doubles: Ella Johnson/Isla Pepelnjak (Duluth East) def. Delaney Lundquist/Mya Nelson (Elk River) 2-6, 7-5, 6-1

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