Dons dominate at Channel League Tournament

Three of the four semifinalists in the Channel League girls tennis championships are from league champion Santa Barbara High.

Summer Garrison, Olivera Tadijin and Mattea Kilstofte advanced to Tuesday’s semifinals at the Cathedral Oaks Club. They’ll be joined by Caisey Lee Emery of Buena, who stopped an all-Santa Barbara final four by beating Lexy Guilden 6-2, 6-1

Garrison, the tournament’s top seed, had a first-round bye and beat K.C. Egger of Dos Pueblos in the second round 6-1, 6-2.

Tadijin, the fourth seed, opened with a 6-0, 6-2 win over Amber Rowley of San Marcos and knocked off Jordan Lund of the Royals, 6-2, 6-2, in the second round. Kilstofte, last year’s runner-up and the third seed, defeated Adele Shraiman of Dos Pueblos (6-0, 6-0) and Renee Handley of San Marcos (6-0, 6-0).

Emery, the No. 2 seed, defeated Amber Sharpe of Dos Pueblos (6-0, 6-0) and Guilden.

In Tuesday’s 3 p.m. semifinals Garrison faces Tadijin and Emery plays Kilstofte.


#1 Summer Garrison (SB)
#2 Caisey Lee Emery (Buena)
#3 Mattea Kilstofte (SB)
#4 Olivera Tadijin (SB)
#5 Jordan Lund (SM)
#6 Renee Handley (SM)
#7 Lexy Gulden (SB)
#8 KC Egger (DP)

Round 1:
Summer Garrison (SB) had a bye.
K C Egger (DP) def Preeta Amin (Buena) 6-1, 6-4
Jordan Lund (SM) def Chloe Shott (DP) 6-2, 6-0
Olivera Tadijin (SB) def Amber Rowley (SM) 6-0, 6-2
Mattea Kilstofte (SB) def Adele Shraiman (DP) 6-0, 6-0
Renee Handley (SM) def Elizabeth Blake (Buena) 6-1, 6-0
Lexy Gulden (SB) def Julia Frohling (SM) 6-1, 6-0
Caisey Lee Emery (Buena) def Amber Sharpe (DP) 6-0, 6-0

Round 2:
Garrison (SB) def Egger (DP) 6-1, 6-2
Tadijin (SB) def Lund (SM) 6-2, 6-2
Kilstofte (SB) def Handley (SM) 6-0, 6-0
Emery (Buena) def Gulden (SB) 6-2, 6-1

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