Last Friday and Saturday, the Sun Valley Community School Cutthroats played three matches against Mountain Home, Weiser, and Fruitland. We ended up going 1-2 on the weekend, with our only win coming against mountain home in the form of a close sweep 11-1. On Saturday, we played our hearts out but eventually lost to both teams.
Against Weiser, we went 3-9 on the day with Meeks Sanchez-duPont getting the 6-2, 6-2 victory against their number one boys single. Both Gabe Delgado and Rye Frueling lost their matches against Weiser’s two and three boys singles players. William Everitt and Shea Brokaw had a tight win over Weiser's boys doubles number one with a 6-4, 7-5 win. Nils Huss and Caelin Bradshaw lost 3-6, 6-7. Both of our mixed doubles lost with Walker Spoor and Mallory Mauney losing 5-7, 2-6 and Jack Colgate and Lizzie Vanderkloot losing 6-4, 1-6, 1-6. For girls singles, Cate Seay wasn’t able to make and had to forfeit. Elle Mann lost narrowly 4-6, 3-6 and Rylee Whorton lost 1-6, 2-6. For girls doubles, Savannah Spoor and Julia Ott barely lost 6-4, 5-7, 4-6 and Frances Cherp and Avery Griffin won emphatically 6-3, 7-5.
Against Fruitland, we ended up barely losing the day 5-7. Our top two men's singles, Meeks Sanchez-DuPont and Gabe Delgado, won both their matches 6-2, 6-2 and 6-3, 4-6, 3-6 and Rye Feeling lost 3-6, 6-7. For men’s doubles, Shea Brokaw and William Everitt lost in three sets while Nils Huss and Caelin Bradshaw won 6-3, 6-4. Both of our mixed doubles teams of Walker Spoor and Mallory Mauney and Jack Colgate and Lizzie Vanderkloot lost 5-7, 2-6 and 6-4, 1-6, 1-6. For girls singles, Abigail Sheerin (filling in for Cate Seay) lost. Our number two and three women's singles players, Elle Mann and Rylee Whorton, won dominantly 6-4, 6-1 and 6-0, 6-0. Both of our girls doubles teams lost, with Julia Ott and Savannah Spoor losing 1-6, 4-6 and Frances Cherp and Avery Griffin being defeated 2-6 , 2-6.
We have districts this weekend on Saturday so be sure to come out this weekend and support!
Article written by Eli Fuller ‘21