The top-seeded Republic girls had no trouble in their opening-round district matchup with Neosho, sweeping all six matches. Republic dominated from top to bottom, with no one losing more than two games in a set.
The Lady Tigers also celebrated Senior Day, honoring Samantha Minor, Meagan McCord, Rebecca Ledford and Sierra Watts. All four players have been on the tennis squad for four seasons.
Here are the individual scores from the district semifinal:
Samantha Minor def. Kaileigh Thomlinson 6-1 6-0
Meagan McCord def. Kalyune Jovelan 6-2 6-1
Danielle Hopkins def. Zoe Mitchell 6-2 6-1
Michaela Moore def. Hannah Morrison 6-1 6-0
Ta’lor Sandul def. Sydnie Benjelloun 6-1 6-1
Ashley Cameron def. Audrey Easton 6-0 6-0