B North semifinal: #3-Erskine Academy at #2-Ellsworth


Saturday, June 1, 2019

Erskine Academy 12-24
Ellsworth 11-31

ELLSWORTH — The Erskine girls tennis team rode victories at No. 1 and No. 2 singles and both doubles matches to sink Ellsworth 4-1 in a Class B North semifinal match Saturday afternoon.

The No. 3 Eagles (12-2) advanced to the regional final Tuesday at Bates College in Lewiston.

No. 1 singles player Ellie Hodgkin defeated Miriam Nelson, 6-1, 6-1 while Regina Harmon prevailed at No. 2 singles over Brianna Abbott, 6-0, 6-2.

The Erskine doubles pairing of Jane Blanchard-Kaytie Millay sank Emma Whitney-Grace High, 6-2, 6-3.

Morgaine Kmen and Julia Barber of Erskine defeated Bailey Clark and Jocelyn Boubreau, 6-3, 6-2.

Erskine Academy 4, Ellsworth 1

Singles—Eleanor Hodgkin (ERS) def. Miriam Nelson, 6-1, 6-1; Regina Harmon (ERS) def. Brianna Abbott, 6-0, 6-2; Faith Braley (ELL) def. Paige Leary, 4-6, 6-1, 6-0.
Doubles—Jane Blanchard/Kaytie Millay (ERS) def. Emma Whitney/Grace High, 6-2, 6-3; Morgaine Kmen/Julia Barber (ERS) def. Bailey Clarke/Jocelyn Boubreau, 6-3, 6-2.
Records—Erskine Academy, 12-2; Ellsworth, 11-3.