Bluejay tennis teams start season 4-2

The Tabor College tennis teams opened their seasons last weekend.The Bluejay women swept their first three matches to move to 3-0 on the young season, while the men won one of three.

Coming?Tabor will host Colorado Christian today at 2 p.m. The team will travel to Seward County Saturday for a 9 a.m. start.

Tabor tennis

At Nebraska Wesleyan (Feb. 28)

TC men 5, Nebraska Wesleyan 4

Singles (3-3). No. 1 Illia Filanchuk (T) def. Trevor Milburn 6-2, 6-1; No. 2 Angel Otondo (T) def. Pedro Bethlem 6-3, 6-1; No. 3 Harry Faber (T) def. Gabriel Sellmer 6-1, 6-1; No. 4 Reggie Koop (T) lost to Hale Breit 6-2, 6-2; No. 5 Stephen Wilson (T)?lost to Adam Olson 6-1, 6-2; No. 6 Gallagher Martin-Chavez (T)?lost to Matheus Bustamante 6-3, 7-6 (8-6).

Doubles (2-1). No. 1 Filanchuk/Otondo def. Milburn/Bethlem 8-6; No. 2 Faber/Martin-Chavez lost to Breit/Olson 8-1; No. 3 Koop/Pritchard def. Sellmer/Pieper 8-6.

Record: 1-2 overall.

TC women 6, Nebraska Wesleyan 3

Singles (3-3). No. 1 Jessica Emoto (T) def. Katherin Ternent 6-2, 6-3; No. 2 Celeste Worthy (T) lost to Natalie Cech 6-0, 6-2; No. 3 Naima Mexsen (T) def. Alex Ricke 6-1, 6-2; No. 4 Heidi Klaassen def. Victoria Van De Veer 6-1, 6-1; No. 5 Kiana Fujioka (T)?lost to Torey Kegel 1-6, 7-5, 13-11; No. 6 Lindsey Stroud lost to Jaime Bridges 8-6.

Doubles (3-0). No. 1 Emoto/Klaassen def. Ternent/Cech 9-3 (13-11); No. 2 Worthy/Mexsen def. Ricke/Van De Veer 8-4; No. 3 default.

Record: 3-0 overall.

At Doane (Feb. 27)

Doane 7, TC men 2

Singles (1-5). No. 1 Illia Filanchuk (T) def. Sebastia Gardefjord 6-1, retired; No. 2 Angel Otondo (T)?lost to Christian Klieland 7-6 (7-2), 6-3; No. 3 Harry Faber (T) lost to Ignacio Morell 6-0, 6-1; No. 4 Reggie Koop (T) lost to Aaron Cook 6-4, 6-1; No. 5 Stephen Wilson (T) lost to Grayson McCartney 6-2, 6-4; No. 6 Jeff Pritchard (T) lost to Yuu Sakaguchi 6-1, 6-1.

Doubles (1-2). No. 1 Filanchuk/Otondo def. Klieland/Gardefjord 8-5; No. 2 Koop/Wilson lost to Cook/McCartney 8-3; No. 3 Faber/Martin-Chavez lost to Morell/Hill 9-7.

Record: 0-2 overall.

TC women 7, Doane 2

Singles (5-1). No. 1 Jessica Emoto (T) def. Bender 6-1, 6-1; No. 2 Celeste Worthy (T) lost to Ashley Zaeske 6-3, 6-0; No. 2 Mexsen (T) def. Bri Kempel 6-2, 6-1; No. 4 Heidi Klaassen (T) def. Morgan Meyers 6-0, 6-0; No. 5 Kiana Fujioka (T) def. Savannah Mitchel 6-1, 7-5; No. 6 Lindsey Stroud (T) def. Carissa Moore 8-5.

Doubles (2-1). No. 1 Emoto/Klaassen def. Bender/Kempel 8-3; No. 2 Worthy/Mexsen lost to Meyers/Bender 8-4; No. 3 Fujioka/Hiett def. Mitchel/Moore 8-6.

Record: 2-0 overall.

At Concordia (Feb. 26)

Concordia 5, TC men 4

Singles (3-3). No. 1 Illia Filanchuk (T) def. Guillermo Pardos 6-3, 7-6 (7-4); No. 2 Angel Otondo (T)?def. Thomas Greeff 3-6, 6-2, 10-8; No. 3 Harry Faber (T) lost to Javier Moreno 7-5, 6-2; No. 4 Reggie Koop lost to Patricio Esquivel 6-4, 6-3; No. 5 Stephen Wilson lost to Gabriel Poling 6-2, 6-2; No. 6 Gallagher Martin-Chavez won by default.

Doubles (1-2). No. 1 Filanchuk/Otondo lost to Pardos/Moreno 8-6; No. 2 Koop/Wilson lost to Greeff/Esquivel 8-2; No. 3 Faber/Martin-Chavez def. Poling/Yox 8-0.

Record: 0-1 overall.

TC women 9, Concordia 0

Singles (9-0). No. 1 Jessica Emoto (T) def. Annie Horn 6-1, 6-1; No. 2 Celeste Worthy (T) def. Katelinn Wurm 6-3, 4-6, 10-6; No. 3 Naima Mexsen def. Alison Ebel 6-2, 6-1; No. 4 Heidi Klaassen def. Hannah Boe 8-3; No. 5 Kiana Fujioka def. Kayla Smock 8-2; No. 6 Lindsey Stroud def. Katie Hertz 6-3, 6-2.

Doubles (3-0). No. 1 Emoto/Klaassen def. Horn/Wurm 8-3; No. 2 Worthy/Mexsen def. Ebel/Boe 8-3; No. 3 Fujioka/Hiett def. Kenny/Phillips 8-0.

Record: 1-0 overall.

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