Thursday Apr 23 2009
Fraguglia, Placer tennis still undefeated
By: Journal Sports Staff
Dan Fraguglia remained unbeaten at No. 1 singles and the Placer High tennis team cruised past host Colfax 7-2 Thursday afternoon. Fraguglia beat Josh Parker 6-2, 6-2, while teammate Cameron McCallister held off Falcons’ Justin Witt 7-6, 6-2 at No. 2. Placer’s Dan Ragusano and Marco Varela beat Kevin McCollum and Brett Brien 6-1, 6-2 at No. 1 boys doubles, and Brad Ray and Phillip Schoenhoff teamed up for a 6-1 straight-set win over Colfax’s Derek Ikeda and Kyle Borges. At No. 1 girls singles, Placer’s Amelia Arnold downed Laura Zajac 6-3, 6-0 and Tori Winters dispatched Rachel Fritz 6-1, 6-3 at No. 1. The Falcons (5-4 Pioneer Valley League) swept both girls doubles matches. At No. 1, Heidi Graves and Katie Jenkins were 6-2, 6-0 winners over Andrea Jilot and Amy VonGroningen. Erin Katsura and Carissa Millanes beat Melissa Stoll and Bailey Bill 6-3, 6-4 at No. 2. Placer’s Blair Meyer and Jenny Anthony held off Eric Graves and Jessica Sanchez 6-4, 7-6 in mixed doubles. The Hillmen (9-0 PVL) host El Dorado Tuesday. Del Oro 9, Roseville 0 at Loomis — No match went three sets at the Golden Eagles posted another shutout. Brett Bacharach, Charlie Wyatt, Andrew Milton, Brandon Bailey, Taylor Reiff and Brad Taylor all cruised in their respective singles matches. Taylor Carrington and Nick Koop remained undefeated at No. 1 doubles, posting a 6-1, 6-3 victory. Matt Hanson and Brandt Steinmetz won 6-2, 6-3 at No. 2 and Seth Ahlquist teamed up with Travis Denna at No. 3, 6-3, 6-4. Del Oro (9-1 Sierra Foothill League) hosts Oakmont Tuesday before a pivotal match with Granite Bay Thursday. Forest Lake Christian 7, Capital Christian 2 at Sacramento — The Falcons improved to 11-1 overall and 11-0 in the Golden Empire League behind a pair of stellar girls doubles matches. Amanda Timmerman and Courtney Turner won 10-0 at No. 1, as did Holly McClain and Megan Jug at No. 2. Caitlin Hanson earned a 6-1, 6-0 victory at No. 1 girls singles and Ally Weir won 6-3, 6-0 at No. 2. In the closest and longest match, Colin Rafter and Nathan Burnett won 10-9 (7-5) at No. 1 boys doubles. Jordan Farewell and Bryan Butler prevailed 10-3 at No. 2. Freshman Brandon Bryditzki teamed up with Chelsea White for a 10-1 mixed doubles triumph. Forest Lake hosts Marysville today.