LITCHFIELD — Top singles players Avery Stilwell and Elise Bierbaum did not drop a game as Litchfield, the fifth-ranked program in 1A, made quick work of Benson/KMS en route to a 7-0 victory on Saturday.
The Dragons lost only two total games in singles competition, as Alyssa Ross and Ryanna Steinhaus also earned wins.
(1) Avery Stilwell, L, def. Stacy Johnson, B, 6-0, 6-0 (2) Elise Bierbaum, L, def. Elise Duncan, B, 6-0, 6-0 (3) Alyssa Ross, L, def. Amy Zniewski, B, 6-0, 6-1 (4) Ryanna Steinhaus, L, def. Hannah Helms, B, 6-1, 6-0
(1) Vaida Behnke/Neriah Lara, L, def. Hannah Andrews/Susan Knutson, B, 6-1, 6-3 (2) Britney Prahl/Kylie Michels, L, def. Taylor Samuelson/Eleanor Habben, B, 6-0, 6-3 (3) Kelsey Ballard/Taylor Draeger, L, def. Kaitlyn Berreau/Halle Bundy, B, 6-2, 6-3
Marshall 5, Montevideo 2
Victories from Kori Douglas and the duo of Camy Myers and Lauren Kluver were the only Montevideo wins during a 5-2 road defeat to Marshall on Friday.
The team’s top singles player beat Gionna Parsa 6-1, 6-4, while the Thunder Hawks’ No. 1 doubles team managed to get by the pairing of Eden Knudson and Kaia Christenson 6-4, 6-3.