HUXLEY - Playing without its top two singles players in Mary Eide and Ellen Chalstrom, the short-handed St. Edmond girls tennis team suffered an 11-0 setback to Ballard on Monday.
The Gaels return to action Saturday, hosting Class 1A team regionals. Start time is set for 9 a.m. at Dodger Courts.
BALLARD 11, ST. EDMOND 0
Singles - Alana Bendler, B def. Claire Crimmins, 10-5; Jenna Leland, B def. Emilee Mobley, 10-0; Brenna Ripp, B def. Jasmine Myers, 10-8; Emily Jurgensen, B def. Madeline Baldwin, 11-10(7-1); Alex Petersen, B def. Lilly Peterson, 10-3; Cassi McMullen, B def. Rachel Willerth, 10-1.
Doubles - Bendler and Leland, B def. Crimmins and Mobley, 10-2; Ripp and Jurgensen, B def. Myers and Baldwin, 11-9; Petersen and McMullen, B def. Peterson and Willerth, 10-1; Rylan Johnson and Myca Lee, SE lost 10-3; Yeobun Bak and Min Hee, SE lost 10-0.