FARGO, N.D. - Staples-Motley's Abby Edin captured the singles championship and the Cardinals' Skye Coughlin-Emma Koskiniemi finished second in the Section 6-1A individual tennis tournament Tuesday.
The top two singles players and top two doubles teams advance to the Class 1A state tournament Oct. 24-25.
Edin beat Rachael Grundman of Osakis 6-1, 6-2 for her title.
Coughlin-Koskiniemi lost to Laura Paulson-Alicia Pfeninger of Minnewaska 6-1, 6-1 in the championship match.
S-M's doubles team of Julia Schock-Ashley Lisson and Wadena-Deer Creek singles player Katie Anderson finished third.
Abby Edin (S-M) def. Alayna Benzinger (Parkers Prairie) 6-0, 6-0
Rachael Grundman (Osakis) def. Katie Anderson (W-DC) 6-3, 7-6 (7-5)
Anderson def. Benzinger 6-0, 6-0
Edin def. Grundman 6-1, 6-2
Skye Coughlin-Emma Koskiniemi (S-M) def. Heather Peyton-Christine Peters (Long Prairie-GE) 6-0, 6-3
Laura Paulson-Alicia Pfeninger (Minnewaska) def. Julia Schock-Ashley Lisson (S-M) 7-5, 6-3
Schock-Lisson def. Peyton-Peters 2-6, 6-2, 6-2
Paulson-Pfeninger def. Coughlin-Koskiniemi 6-1, 6-1
Next: Edin, Coughlin, Koskiniemi in Class 1A individual state tournament Oct. 24-25 at Reed Sweatt Family Tennis Center, Minneapolis.
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