CHS TENNIS: Lady Cats finish second

CNJ staff

HOBBS — Freshman Heather Trujillo claimed the No. 1 singles championship with a 5-3 win over Hobbs’ Lindsay Spears on Friday in the Hobbs Invitational tennis tournament.

The pro-set match was stopped by weather, and the rest of the tournament, scheduled to be finished on Saturday, was cancelled.

Clovis finished second to Hobbs in girls team standings in the eight-team event. Hobbs also won the boys team title, with Clovis finishing sixth.

Hobbs Invitational
Friday at Hobbs
Note:
Most final-round singles matches, scheduled for Friday, and all of Saturday’s doubles play were cancelled due to weather.
Boys
Team standings:
1. Hobbs 51; 2. Las Cruces High 34; 3. Roswell High 17; 4. Roswell Goddard 16 1/2; 5. Lovington 13 1/2; 6. Clovis 12 1/2; 7. Onate 7 1/2; 8. Hobbs JV 4.
Clovis results
Marlon Wright, No. 1 singles (1-1):
L Bryan Jurus (Las Cruces) 6-2, 6-2; W Tyler Webb (Hobbs JV) 8-3.
Cory Young, No. 2 singles (1-1): L Mike Kunko (Hobbs) 6-1, 6-2; W Mike Lawrence (Onate) 8-0.
Andy North, No. 3 singles (1-1): W Bobby Neeld (Goddard) 6-4, 6-2; L Adam Pennell Hobbs 6-0, 6-0.
Devin Aragon, No. 4 singles (1-1): L Jerremy Ledesma (Roswell High) 6-4, 0-6, (10-3); W Isaac Martinez (Hobbs JV) 8-5.
Dustin Hughes, No. 5 singles (1-1): W Thomas Phamm (Onate) 7-6 (7-5), 6-3; L Joel Gilbert (Las Cruces) 6-2, 6-3.
Gerben VanderPloeg, No. 6 singles (1-1): W Hendrik Wycisk (Onate) 6-2, 6-2; L Neil Choate (Hobbs) 6-2, 6-4.
Girls
Team standings:
1. Hobbs 47 1/2; 2. Clovis 27 1/2; 3. Las Cruces High 26 1/2; 4. Roswell Goddard 26; 5. Roswell High 18; 6. Lovington 4; 7. Onate 3 1/2; 8. Hobbs JV 2.
Clovis results
Heather Trujillo, No. 1 singles (3-0, 1st):
W Amanda Kane (Onate) 7-5, 4-6, (10-7); W Xochirl Nava (Las Cruces) 7-5, 6-3; W Lindsay Spears (Hobbs) 5-3.
Kelsey Ashmore, No. 2 singles (1-1): Tori Murdock (Hobbs) 6-1, 6-2; W Sandra Beck (Las Cruces) 8-4.
Tiffany Romero, No. 3 singles (1-1): L Varayini Pankayatselvan (Las Cruces) 6-3, 6-3; W Lauren Hess (Lovington) 8-4.
Kalee Haragan, No. 4 singles (1-1): W Kara Davis (Onate) 6-1, 6-1; L Tammy Lopez (Hobbs) 6-4, 6-2.
Shay Brady, No. 5 singles (2-0): W Skylar Crossley (Goddard) 6-2, 6-0; W Kacie Duran (Las Cruces) 6-1, 7-6.
Adriana Soto, No. 6 singles (1-1): W Lysann Beyer (Onate) 6-1, 6-2; L Lexi Baldwin (Hobbs) score n/a.