The Superior High School girls tennis team lost to Duluth Denfeld 4-3 in Lake Superior Conference action Tuesday, Sept. 3, at the NBC Spartans Sports Complex.
The visiting Hunters swept all four singles matches, while the Spartans went 3-0 in doubles action.
Alyssa Stuart and Anna Downs, Maya Sickle and Sydnie DeMeyer and Emma Eibon and Clara Lundholm teamed up to win their doubles matches in straight sets for Superior.
The Spartans, who hosted Hermantown Thursday, Sept. 5, play at Cloquet at 4:15 p.m. Monday, Sept. 9.
Duluth Denfeld 4, Superior 3
Singles — No. 1. Kaitlyn Macmillan, DD, def. Jillian Reuille, 6-4, 1-6, 6-1; No. 2. Aly Freberg, DD, def. Drew Urbaniak, 6-1, 6-1; No. 3. Madeline Kinziger, DD, def. Lexi Williams, 6-0, 6-2; No. 4. Madi Watts, DD, def. Brooke Hendry, 6-0, 6-2.
Doubles — No. 1. Alyssa Stuart/Anna Downs, SHS, def. Ava Borham/Kayla Skorich, 6-0, 6-1; No. 2. Maya Sickler/Sydnie Demeyer, SHS, def. Leah Halvorson/Mercedes Floerke, 6-1, 6-0; No. 3. Emma Eibon/Clara Lundholm, SHS, def. Brooke Maciver/Alayna Panfil, 6-1, 6-2.
The Two Harbors Agates took a 1-0 lead on Alex Szendry's goal 3:30 into the game, but the the Spartans answered with 15 straight goals in a 15-1 non-conference victory Thursday, Aug. 29, in Two Harbors.
Jakob Kidd scored four goals and Alex Hanson had three for the Spartans, 2-0 on the season.
Superior also got two goals from Ethan DeFoe and Jeffrey Olson, and single goals from Viet Nguyen, Gabriel Remington, Nam Nguyen and Keyten DeGraef.
Kidd also dished out two assists and N. Nguyen had one assist.
The Spartans, who hosted Proctor Thursday, Sept. 5, is at Chippewa Falls at noon Saturday, Sept. 7, and Ashland at 4:30 p.m. Monday, Sept. 9.