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Larned tennis win Ellinwood Tournament
Audrey Manry
Larned's No. 1 singles runner-up Audrey Manry hits a backhand against Hoisington's Audrie Harms in a 7-1 victory.

ELLINWOOD — Larned’s No. 2 singles Ella McNett (3-0) and No. 1 doubles Katheryn Holt/Abby Holt (4-0) captured first place at Tuesday’s Ellinwood Tennis Invitational to lead the Indians (31) to first place.

McNett downed Hutchinson Trinity’s Ashlyn Neufeld 6-3 in the championship match. Holt/Holt defeated Ellinwood’s Monica Hammeke/Wittney Hammeke, 6-2 in the championship match.

Larned’s No. 1 singles Audrey Manry lost a heartbreaker 7-6 (8-6) to Hutchinson Trinity’s Hayley Hughes for first place. 

Larned’s No. 2 doubles Ava Mull/Sarah Manry lost 7-6 (7-5) in a tiebreaker to Greeley County’s Marcie Lehman/Joanna Schmidt in the championship match.  

Ellinwood’s No. 2 doubles Grace Hoskins/Madisyn Schlochtermeier placed third and Ellinwood’s No. 1 singles Daphne Doll and No. 2 singles Kiley Troyer both finished fourth. 


TEAM TOTALS—Larned 31; 2—Hutchinson Trinity 16; 3—Greeley County 14; 4—Ellinwood 14; 5—Kiowa County 9

NO. 1 SINGLES—1—Hayley Hughes, HT def. Audrey Manry, Larned, 7-6 (8-6); 3—Kaiden Brunkow, Kiowa County def. Daphne Doll, E, 6-1; Manry def. Brunkow, 6-1; Manry def. Doll, 6-1; Manry def. Kylie Guessen, Greeley County, 6-0; Hughes def. Doll, 6-4; Brunkow def. Doll, 6-1; Doll def. Guessen, 6-4

NO. 2 SINGLES—1—Ella McNett, Larned def. Ashlyn Neufeld, HT, 6-3; 3—Veronica Genere, Greeley County def. Kiley Troyer, E, 6-1; McNett def. Genere, 6-0; McNett def. Troyer, 6-1; Neufeld def. Troyer, 6-0

NO. 1 DOUBLES—1—Kathryn Holt/Abby Holt, Larned def. Monica Hammeke/Wittney Hammeke, E, 6-2; 3—Payton Walk/Kallie Knobbe, Greeley County def. Liz Sneed/Liberty Gilky, Kiowa County, 6-3; Holt/Holt def. Walk/Knobbe, 6-3; Holt/Holt def. Sneed/Gilky, 6-3; Holt/Holt def. Harper Cain/Isabelle Shank, HT, 6-1; Hammeke/Hammeke def. Sneed/Gilky, 6-3; Hammeke/Hammeke def. Cain/Shank, 6-0; Hammeke/Hammeke def. Walk/Knobbe, 6-3

NO. 2 DOUBLES—1—Marcie Lehman/Joanna Schmidt, Greeley County def. Ava Mull/Sarah Manry, Larned, 7-6 (7-5); 3—Grace Hoskins/Madisyn Schlochtermeier, E def. Michelle Gasper/Gianna Schoenfeld, HT, 6-3; Mull/Manry def. Hoskins/Schlochtermeier, 6-2; Mull/Manry def. Gasper/Schoenfield, 6-3; Lehman/Schmidt def. Hoskins/Schlochtermeier, 6-2