South Whidbey’s Mary Zisette swats a shot in the win over Coupeville Wednesday afternoon.	(Photo by John Fisken)

South Whidbey’s Mary Zisette swats a shot in the win over Coupeville Wednesday afternoon. (Photo by John Fisken)

Falcons rip rivals / Tennis

The South Whidbey High School tennis team bounced back from its first loss of the season to trim Coupeville 4-1 in a non-league match Wednesday, April 25.

The Falcons (3-0, 7-1) now play three consecutive Cascade Conference matches, starting with a trip to Archbishop Murphy (0-4, 0-4) at 4:30 p.m. Friday, April 27.

South Whidbey 4, Coupeville 1

Singles: 1, Robynn Maciel won 6-0, 6-2; 2, Ashley Ricketts won 6-3, 6-3.

Doubles: 1, Mary Zisette/Alison Papritz won 6-2, 6-2; 2, Farris Jokinen/Ainsley Nelson lost 2-6, 6-3, 10-6; 3, Ally Lynch/Oliana Stange won 7-5, 7-6(7-5).

Robynn Marciel returns a shot Wednesday. (Photo by John Fisken)

Robynn Marciel returns a shot Wednesday. (Photo by John Fisken)

Ainsley Nelson shoots a backhand in second doubles match Wednesday.	(Photo by John Fisken)

Ainsley Nelson shoots a backhand in second doubles match Wednesday. (Photo by John Fisken)

Alison Papritz serves in her win in first doubles.	(Photo by John Fisken)

Alison Papritz serves in her win in first doubles. (Photo by John Fisken)

Ashley Ricketts volleys during the second singles match.	(Photo by John Fisken)

Ashley Ricketts volleys during the second singles match. (Photo by John Fisken)

South Whidbey’s Oliana Stange helps her team defeat Coupeville, which is coached by her father Ken Stange.	(Photo by John Fisken)

South Whidbey’s Oliana Stange helps her team defeat Coupeville, which is coached by her father Ken Stange. (Photo by John Fisken)