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Girls State tennis returns to Waterloo

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The next three days Waterloo is hosting the 1A Girls State Tennis tournament.

The Waterloo Columbus doubles team of Lindsay Mcgonegle and Lindsay McManus, who didn't win a match in the regular season, are huge underdogs against second seeded team from Spirit Lake/Okoboji.

The two teams split the first two sets and the Sailors win a huge point on this service winner by McManus to get to match point leading 6-5 in the third and decisive set.

On match point Mcgonegle puts away the volley winner and the Columbus doubles team of the Lindsays pull off a shocker to advance to Friday's semifinals.

Also advancing to the state doubles semifinal round is the unseeded Aplington-Parkersburg team of Whitney Schipper and Ashley Dohlman. They crushed the fourth seeded doubles team from Holy Trinity 6-1, 7-5 in straight sets.

And advancing to the semifinals in singles--- top seeded and two time defending state champion Sarah Dalton and second seeded Celia Morton both of Dubuque Wahlert. Dalton won her two matches 6-love, 6-love and 6-1, 6-love.

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