Cotton leads AHS girls golfers to team victory

Ginny Cotton shot a 95 to earn medalist honors and power the Ashland High girls golf squad to a team victory in a six-team tournament Tuesday at Stoneridge Golf Course in Eagle Point.

Also for Ashland, Sophia Rooney and Suttyn Barats both shot a 105 to tie for third overall, Luna Alvarez shot a 128 and Emily Robinson a 129.

Ashland’s Brook Hall played nine holes and shot a 61 to finish fourth.

The Grizzlies next will compete in a tournament Monday at Lake Shastina Golf Course in Weed, California.

Boys Tennis

Ashland’s Rox Rogers earned another quick victory to help the Grizzlies shutout St. Mary’s 8-0 in a nonleague dual at Hunter Park on Tuesday.

Rogers, Ashland’s No. 1 singles player, trounced Prathew Weerakoon, 6-0, 6-1.

In the most competitive match of the day, Ashland’s No. 4 singles player Charlie Burr edged Carson Grebosky, 6-3, 0-6, 10-6.

SINGLES: Rox Rogers, A, d. Prathew Weerakoon, 6-0, 6-1; Matthew Montes, A, d. Parker Lam, 6-1, default; Yize Yuan, A, d. David Zhang, 6-3, 6-2; Charlie Burr, A, d. Carson Grebosky, 6-3, 0-6, 10-6.

DOUBLES: Nur Shelton-Owen DiRienzo, A, d. Ian Newton-Quinn Randall, 6-1, 6-3; Rob Stallman-Henry Cook, A, d. Kieran Rooney-Ken Guo, 6-3, 6-3; Gabe Dreyer-Jackson McRae, A, d. Bob Gu-Peter Zhu, 7-5, 6-3; Peter Sloan-Ian Werblow, A, d. Tomas Hernandez-Aidan Peard, 6-4, 6-3.

Prep Baseball

Ashland's game at Springfield, scheduled for Tuesday, was postponed after a rain shower left the field unplayable. 

The Midwestern League game has been rescheduled for 5 p.m. today, in Springfield.

The two teams are also scheduled to square off in a doubleheader Saturday in Ashland.

Joe Zavala is a reporter for the Ashland Daily Tidings. Reach him at 541-821-0829 or jzavala@dailytidings.com. Follow him on Twitter at @Joe_Zavala99.

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