PAOLA — The Lady Panther tennis team won four of its seven matches against Basehor-Linwood during a home dual.

Paola was 4-2 in singles play and 0-3 in doubles against Basehor-Linwood on Thursday, Sept. 9.

Alyssa Kelley won her match by a final of 8-4.

Emma Kerley defeated her opponent from Basehor-Linwood by a final of 8-6 in a tight match.

Jayda Logan had her match under control from start to finish, winning it going away by a score of 8-1.

Brett Hudgeons had another close singles match but fought to win it 8-5.

Rachel Reimer came up on the short side of an 8-6 score.

Bailey Gagnebin lost a very close match.

“The match of the day was Bailey Gagnebin,” Paola coach Dan Clark said. “She lost a tough match by tiebreaker.”

Gagnebin lost her match in a tiebreaker by a final of 9-7.

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