Gao wins consolation bracket in SFL singles tournamentBy: Staff Report
Folsom High’s Melody Gao won the consolation A-bracket in the Sierra Foothill League singles tennis tournament.
Held Monday at Nevada Union High, Gao lost her opening match to Ruth Souza, 6-0, 6-3, but rebounded to win three matches in a row. Gao defeated Bri Stough, 8-1, Alice Sukhostavskiy, 8-0, and Abby Edwards, 8-6.
In the “A” draw, Annamaria Crone won her first match 6-1, 6-0 before losing to Alyssa Sewell, 7-6 (3), 0-6, 10-8. In the “B” draw, Anna Hagiwara defeated Olivia Tea, 8-3, before falling to Margaret Asperheim, 8-7 (3).