(By Staff Reports/Chewelah Independent)
Cougar boys pick up NEA League win over Freeman…
The Freeman girls picked up a 4-1 NEA League victory over Chewelah on Friday, notching the match in between the rain clouds on Friday. The Chewelah boys picked up the 4-1 NEA League win over the Scotties, getting two forfeits in the doubles ranks.
In No. 1 boys singles, Chewelah’s Keith Justice fell to Freeman No. 1 Andy Simmerman 6-2, 6-2. However, the Cougars’ Earl Howard III defeated Jordan Baumgarter 6-0, 6-0. The No. 2 doubles squad of Sylus Snelling and Trevor Arnold (The Blue Bros.) defeated Freeman’s No. 1 doubles squad 6-3, 6-4.
In girls action, Kaylnn Palmer and Kirstine Schatz defeated Freeman’s Stacy Johnson and Kaitlyn Strahl 6-3, 6-4.
The Chewelah boys improved to 2-2 overall and 2-2 in league, while the girls are 3-2 overall and 3-2 in league play.