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GBHS tennis team takes part in McPherson invite
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McPHERSON — Twenty-seven singles players from 13 high schools participated in the McPherson Invitational tennis tournament on Saturday.
"The team played very well at times and exceeded expectations," Great Bend head coach Shannon Schartz said. "Stephanie had a great win and upset against Salina South.
"Our doubles team, likewise, had a great win against Newton. Kalee Maneth did a good job for us, moving up from junior varsity."


Great Bend's Stephanie Langer, who was unseeded, placed eighth with a 2-3 record. The other singles player for the Panthers, Kaylee Maneth, also unseeded, finished 0-3.


There were 25 doubles teams in the tourney, including Jami McVay and Brianna Schartz, who were seeded eighth, finishing in sixth place with a 3-2 record.


Kinzie Sinclair and Becca Brining of Great Bend's doubles, also unseeded, finished 2-3 for 23rd place.