Windsor paces Weld County with six state tennis qualifiers
May 7, 2018
Windsor led Weld County with qualifiers in six events at the Class 4A girls tennis state tournament scheduled for Thursday and Friday.
Taylor Pankewicz (No. 1 singles) will face Lauren Manwiller of Mullen. Pankewicz is 9-0 in league duals on the season and has only lost three times all year.
Jillian Arnonld (No. 2 singles) will square off against Corey Patton Lossner of Cheyenne Mountain. Arnold is 12-1 on the season.
Payton Mann (No. 3 singles) will face Palmer Ridge's Emma Kerr. Mann is 9-4 on the season.
At No. 2 doubles, the Team of Natalie Talbot and Kiley Smith will take on Alex Heist and Adarea Steele of Pine Creek. Talbot and Smith are 12-1 on the year and haven't lost since March.
Brooke Shrader and Brooklynn Kelley (No. 3 doubles) will face Cheyenne Mountain's Tiana Stapleton and Reed Vaughn. Shrader and Kelley are 11-1 on the season.
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Cydney Hemeyer and Ryan Daigle will face Makenna Sawyer and Lauren Schoenbaum of Canon City. The pair is 10-1 on the season.
Greeley West's only qualifiers came at No. 1 doubles, where the team of Delaynie McPhee and Jana Sherif will play Jessie Cleary and Izzy Watts of Mullen. The pair is 14-5 on the season but has dropped two of its last four matches.
In 3A, University and Eaton both qualified four events for the state tournament held Thursday and Friday at Centennial Courts in Greeley.
UH's Camille Krammer will face Colorado Academy's Savannah Mease at No. 1 singles. Krammer finished fourth at state in No. 2 doubles last year and her only loss this year came in University's season-opening tournament, where she fell to Class 5A Smoky Hill's Valerie Negin.
Elizabeth Van der Torre (No. 2 singles) will square off against Sara Larson of Lutheran. Since making the move to No. 2 singles in late March, Van der Torre is 8-2.
Heather Marion (No. 3 singles) will face Colorado Academy's Amanda Funk. Marion is 11-1 on the season at No. 3 singles.
Natalie Orcutt and Alexsei Vieyra round out University's state qualifiers at No. 1 doubles. The pair is undefeated against 3A competition, and is 9-1 on the year.
Darcie Kaiser is the only individual qualifier for Eaton. She will face Kate Griffin of Colorado Springs School at No. 2 singles. She is 9-1 on the season with her only loss coming to Van der Torre in early April.
At No. 1 doubles, Maddy Harper and Abby Kate Sears will face Karis Moore and Julie Bremster of Erie. The duo is 9-2 on the year.
Kadie Griffith and Mikaelee Salberg (No. 2 doubles) will face Peak to Peaks's Naoimi Burns and Amber Sharma. The pair is 10-1 on the year with their only loss coming to Windsor's Talbot and Smith.
Shea Baucke and Payton Devlin round out the 3A qualifiers, matching up against Mharie Brigham and Natalie Gordon of Colorado Academy at No. 4 doubles. The duo is 6-5 on the season but has won four of its last five.