Gerry Steele
The Baker City Herald

By Gerry Steele

Vale swept a pair of boys and girls tennis matches from Baker Friday at the Ash Grove Complex.

Vale won the boys match 3-2 and the girls match 5-0.

Ivan Hansen and Jesse Burk each won their boys singles matches in straight sets for Baker's only varsity wins.

Baker completes its regular season this weekend when the Bulldogs host Ontario Friday and La Grande Saturday.

Vale at Baker

Boys matches

Vale 3, Baker 2


Dobney (V) def. Huggins 6-1, 6-4

Hansen (B) def. Saunders 6-2, 6-2

Burk (B) def. Phillips 6-0, 6-1


Jacobs/Thode (V) def. Mansuetti/Barnes 6-4, 6-2

Nelson/Leyva (V) def. Taylor/Stone 6-2, 6-4

JV doubles

Phillpot/Shatravska (V) def. Stone/Taylor 8-6

Girls matches

Vale 5, Baker 0


DeRoin (V) def. Robb 6-1, 6-1

Phillips (V) def. Uttenreuther 6-3, 6-7 (5-7), 6-0

Kelso (V) def. Burk 6-2, 7-5


Froerer/Lestice (V) def. Galiszewski/Kee 7-5, 4-6, 6-4

Schoorl/Saunders (V) def. L. Bowers/Hilson 3-6, 6-2, 6-4

JV singles

Fregoso (B) def. Stills 8-6

JV doubles

Duncan/Stills (V) def. Hetel/Gentili 6-1, 6-1

Marvin/Carillo (V) def. Borgardus/Wachtel 8-1

Marvin/Carillo (V) def. S. Bowers/Patterson 8-5