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ROUNDUP: Manteca tennis nets shutout win against Sierra
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Highlighted by Katie Kim’s big win at the No. 1 spot, the Manteca girls tennis team routed Sierra 9-0 Tuesday to maintain its grip on the Valley Oak League.
The impressive top-to-bottom effort was an improvement from the Buffaloes’ first meeting with their rival, a 7-2 win. They improved to 8-0 in league and 14-1 overall.
Kim, a freshman, defeated three-time VOL Singles Tournament finalist Kaitlyn Rausa for the second time, 7-6 (7-3), 6-0. Her older sister Ellie downed Nadia Petrovic 6-0, 6-2 in the No. 2 match. Sahiba Kaur (6-0, 6-2), Kerren Zou (6-3, 6-2), Yanki Ma (6-1, 6-1) and Kalissa Martin (6-1, 6-0) also swept their opponents.
At No. 1 doubles, Kaileah Johannson and Melissa Poncini ousted Jasmine Sebastian and Kendall Sellers, 6-4, 6-0. Isabella Huerta and Danielle Diaz added a  6-3, 6-1 win, while Amorina Tse and Heather Pang prevailed, 6-2, 6-1.

GOLF
Oakdale 208, East Union 218

The Lancers (3-1, 5-1 overall) gave the reigning Valley Oak League champion a scare at the Manteca Park Golf Course back nine.
Co-medalists Madison Blanc and Andrea York each carded a 3-over 39 for Oakdale. East Union got solid efforts from Melinda Amick (41), Michelle Euan (42), Tianna Torrice (44), Ashley Trinidad (45), Jillian Morton (46) and Brittany Barrington 46.

Manteca 273, Central Catholic 325

MODESTO — Manteca overcame medalist Kyndal Blockman’s 50 to improve to 4-0 in the VOL.
Runner-up Sophie Serrano led Manteca with a 52 at Dryden Park Golf Course. She was followed by Bella Gonzales (53), Ayva Savoy (53), Maryann Bueno (54) and Emma Kadillak (61).

Ripon 191, Bret Harte 258

ANGELS CAMP — Ripon moved to 8-0 in the Valley Foothill League North Division behind Gabbi Ilardi’s 43 at Greenhorn Creek.
Bianca Toledo and Zoe Bremer each scored a 48, and Kassidy Isham finished with a 52.

WATER POLO
Johansen 16, Lathrop 5 (G)
Johansen 15, Lathrop 1 (B)

LATHROP — Sophia Serrano tallied four of Lathrop’s goals in the girls match, while Hannah Stewart accounted for the other. Dakota Harvey paced Johansen with five.
Christian Buerster scored the lone goal for the Spartans boys.