Prep tennis: Valenti fourth to lead Fostoria

CLYDE — Cierra Valenti finished fourth at No. 3 singles as Fostoria’s girls tennis team finished sixth on Sturday in the Bob Wilson Memorial tournament at Clyde High School.
Valenti advanced on a first-round bye before losing 6-0, 6-0 to Fremont St. Joseph’s Kayla Sherman in the semifinals and 8-0 to Bellevue’s Bernadette Wolfe in the third-place match.
At No. 1 singles, Jessica Kaufman fell 6-0, 6-0 to Bellevue’s Julie Steinmetz in the first round and lost 8-1 to Tiffin Columbian’s Olivia Smith in the fifth-place match.
Fostoria’s No. 1 doubles team of Destinie Farris and Cristy Gao advanced on a first bye, lost 6-0, 6-0 to a Fremont St. Joseph duo in the semifinals and fell 8-0 in the third-place match.
Clyde won the tourney with 40 points. Tiffin Calvert and Fremont St. Joseph each had 30 points, with Calvert getting second place on a games-won tiebreaker.

1, Clyde 40. 2, Tiffin Calvert 30. 3, Fremont St. Joseph 30. 4, Bellevue 22. 5, Tiffin Columbian 14. 6, Fostoria 8.



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