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Altoona girls down Tyrone tennis team

The Tyrone Area High School girls tennis team traveled to nearby Altoona for a match against the Lady Mountain Lions.
Altoona proved to be a rude host in posting a 7-0 win over the Lady Eagles.
In a tough match at number five singles, Kayla Patton was defeated by H. Schmelzlen 2-6, 3-6, while in the number two doubles match, Amy Lewis and Laura Thompson dropped an exciting 8-6 match to J. Schmelzlen/Long.
The Lady Eagles (0-3) continue a busy three-match week by hosting Central today, and then travel to Huntingdon on Wednesday. Both matches will begin at 3 p.m.
Altoona 7 Tyrone 0
Singles
Vanessa Schmidt (A) dec. Chelsey Swayne 6-0, 6-0.
Emily Diviney (A) dec. Caitlin Dillon 6-0, 6-0.
Brooke Bovard (A) dec. Brittany Harker 6-0, 6-0.
Danielle Rhodes (A) dec. Hosband 6-0, 6-0.
H. Schmelzlen (A) dec. Kayla Patton 6-2, 6-3.
Doubles
Padula/Finichio (A) dec. Ashley Hamer/Elena Myers 8-2.
J. Schmelzlen/Long (A) dec. Amy Lewis/Laura Thompson 8-6.