Mitchell girls tennis picks up pair of wins at home

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Sep. 18—MITCHELL — Mitchell bounced back from a pair of losses last time out with two wins on Saturday at Hitchcock Park.

Mitchell beat Spearfish 9-0 and then took down Sioux Falls Jefferson 7-2.

The Kernels started with a sweep of Spearfish, winning all six singles matches and all three doubles matches. Delaney Degen won both sets of her singles match 6-0, while Carsyn Weich won 6-0 and 6-1 in her two sets. In doubles, Ireland Blindauer and Elly Clement won both sets 6-0. Mitchell won all six matches in two sets.

Mitchell got its second win of the day when it beat Sioux Falls Jefferson. The Kernels won four of the six singles matches, with Degen, Weich, Blindauer and Maddie Childs walking away with singles wins. Similar to the first match, none of the matches went to a third set.

The Kernels once again swept the doubles portion of the contest. Degen and Amber Moller went to a third set in their doubles match and won it 11-9, while the pairing of Weich and Megan Mastel, as well as the duo of Blindauer and Clement, won in two sets.

Mitchell (14-5) has its next dual at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 30 at Hitchcock Park when it takes on Watertown.