CANASTOTA, N.Y. - The Herkimer Magicians are off to a 2-0 start following Thursday's 4-1 win at Canastota.
Gabby Tangora, Jenna Vincent and Gianna Bambara gave the Magicians a sweep in singles play, but Tangorra and Vincent each had to win a tie-breaker, and Vincent came back after losing her first set to win in three. Tangorra beat Dominique Cesario 7-5, 7-6 (7-2) at No. 1, and Vincent was a 4-6, 7-6 (7-4), 6-3 winner in her No. 2 match against Crystal VanOrnam. Bambara beat Kaileigh Becker 6-0, 6-2 in straight sets.
Nicole Gallagher and Marissa Johnson, the top Herkimer pair, gave the Magicians a 6-0, 6-0 win in doubles play.
Canastota's lone win came at second doubles where Kasey Cashel and Sarah Campbell dropped their first set and came back to win 2-1.
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1, Gabby Tangorra (Herkimer) defeated Dominique Cesario (Canastota), 7-5, 7-6 (7-2).
2, Jenna Vincent (Herkimer) defeated Crystal VanOrnam (Canastota), 4-6, 7-6 (7-4), 6-3.
3, Gianna Bambara (Herkimer) defeated Kaileigh Becker (Canastota), 6-0, 6-2.
1, Nicole Gallagher and Marissa Johnson (Herkimer) defeated Logan Hood and Skyler Donley (Canastota), 6-0, 6-0.
2, Kasey Cashel and Sarah Campbell (Canastota) defeated Rebekah Groom and Angelica Huhko (Herkimer), 4-6, 6-3, 6-1.
Records – Herkimer 2-0; Canastota 0-2.
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WATERVILLE, N.Y. – The Little Falls Mounties had a winner in the top singles match Thursday but Waterville won the other events and the Indians scored a 4-1 victory.
Mountie Hayley Peruzzi was a 6-1, 6-2 winner at No. 1 singles in her match against Madyson Bridge.
Waterville won both doubles matches and No.3 singles in straight sets. Mia Bridge, the Indians’ No. 2 singles player came back after losing a first-set tie-breaker and defeated Meghan Burleigh 6-7 (4-7), 6-2, 6-4.
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1, Hayley Peruzzi (Little Falls) defeated Madyson Bridge (Waterville), 6-1, 6-2.
2, Mia Bridge (Waterville) defeated Meghan Burleigh (Little Falls), 6-7 (4-7), 6-2, 6-4 .
3, Lydia Williams (Waterville) defeated Amber Randazzo (Little Falls), 6-1, 6-1.
1, Kaylee Oaksford and Indy Neidhart(Waterville) defeated Riley Caracane and Elizabeth Caracane (Little Falls), 6-3, 6-2.
2, Gweneth Williams and Mekinzi Bridge (Waterville) defeated Brooke Boepple and Sierra Stone (Little Falls), 6-0, 6-2.
Records – Little Falls 0-2; Waterville 1-2.