Mumford repeats as PSL Division II girls’ tennis champions

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Chuck Johnson
Media Information Director
DPS Office of Athletics
chuck.johnson@detroitk12.org
313-870-5863

Mumford High won five gold medals and two silver medals to repeat as Detroit Public School League Division II girls’ tennis champions May 22 at Barcus Tennis Center.

DSC_0099Coach Scott Yanak’s Lady Mustangs had three of the four singles champions and two of the four doubles  champions to finish with 18 points. CMA, led by victories at No. 1 singles and Nos. 3 and 4 doubles, scored 15 to place runner-up for the second year in a row. The team scoring was rounded out by Denby 5, Central 4, Ford 3, Cody 2, DIA 1 and DCP-Northwestern 0.

The final match results:

No. 1 singles – CMA sophomore Nia Gray-Davis defeated Central sophomore Don’Janae  Blue 6-0, 6-1.

No. 2 singles – Mumford sophomore Janette Taylor defeated CMA senior April Smith 6-1, 6-4.

No. 3 singles – Mumford sophomore Majestix Gabert defeated Central sophomore Simone Ward 6-1, 6-0.

No. 4 singles – Mumford junior Jaleesa Watts defeated CMA sophomore Jakara Stewart 6-2, 6-1.

No. 1 doubles – Mumford sophomore Shate Harris and freshman Dominque Harris defeated CMA sophomore Zhemone Foster and Erika Davis 6-1, 3-6, 6-4.

No. 2 doubles – Mumford senior Mariamadonna Umejiego and freshnman Georgina Taylor defeated CMA seniors Alexis Nelson and Diamond McLaurin 6-2, 6-0.

No. 3 doubles – CMA junior Divine Gunn and sophomore Khannique Alonzo defeated Mumford sophomores Antonesha Chambers and Brianna Brooks 6-4, 6-4.

No. 4 doubles – CMA senior Deija Morton and sophomore Judy Russell-Pearce defeated Mumford freshman Jimia Lyles-Mike and sophomore Alexis Chambers 6-1, 5-7, 6-3.

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