The loss snapped a 3-match winning streak for the Lady Bearcats who slipped to a 3-2 record on the season.
Dexter was without it's No. 1 player Baylee Cooper and all remaining players were forced to play up one position. Katelyn Frazier moved up from her No. 1 JV position to play for the varsity. Frazier picked up one of Dexter's two singles wins. The other was recorded by Makayla Waldner. Waldner teamed up with Erica Morgan for Dexter's lone win in the doubles competition.
The Lady Bearcats will get a rematch with the Lady Tribe on the Sept. 24th (Monday) at home.
The Lady Bearcats will be back in action at home today when they host Caruthersville.
The Kennett junior varsity tennis team improved to 3-1 with a 5-1 win against Dexter.
View complete results from the Dexter-Kennett match below:
No. 1 -- Anna Kay Hilburn (K) def. Hailee Hubbard 8-1
No. 2 -- Darby Sparks (K) def. Alison Jarrell 9-7
No. 3 -- Makayla Waldner (D) def. Kate White 8-2
No. 4 -- Kelsey Washburn (K) def. Kendra Stevenson 8-0
No. 5 -- Kara Heeb (K) def. Erica Morgan 9-8 (7-1)
No. 6 -- Katelyn Frazier (D) def. Alexa McPherson 9-7
No. 1 -- Hilburn-Sparks (K) def. Hubbard-Frazier 8-5
No. 2 -- White-Washburn (K) def. Jarrell-Stevenson 8-2
No. 3 -- Waldner-Morgan (D) def. Heeb-McPherson 9-7
JUNIOR VARSITY SINGLES
No. 1 -- Taylor Decker (K) def. Taylor Owens 6-3
No. 2 -- Maddie Wood (K) def. Mary Miller 6-3
No. 3 -- Ally Mowrer (K) def. Brianna Roberts 6-1
No. 4 -- Karah Brandt (K) def. Kalee Howard 6-1
JUNIOR VARSITY DOUBLES
No. 1 -- Owens-Miller (D) def. Carissa Oliver-Sydney Davis 6-1
No. 2 -- Decker-Anna Brooks (K) def. Roberts-Howard 6-0