DUNCAN — Ada got solid efforts from all six girls who competed — including a championship by Markie Martin and Laney Stout in No. 2 singles — and finished a strong second (58-55) to Edmond North in a star-studded field of most largely larger schools at Duncan Friday.

In boys action, Ada was eighth at Duncan (without a No. 2 singles player) and got a solid third-place finish from the surging No. 1 doubles team of Tanner Young and Cody Hibbard.

“The girls played well and the boys played well,” Ada coach Skip Griese said. “Ada and Duncan were the only 4A schools in the tournament — everybody else was 5A. It was a good weekend for the program.

“I’ve finally decided on my line-up,” he added. “This will be our line-up going to regionals (Monday, May 8 at the Ada Tennis Center) and to state. This is the line-up that gives us the best chance to score points at the state tournament.”

Ada’s two-time defending state champion No. 1 doubles duo of Kayli Edwards and Whitney Spears were back together Friday (after Edwards had played No. 1 singles and Spears had teamed with Kristen Clubb in No. 1 doubles in recent weeks), and, although they lost to the Edmond North team of Brittany Defelice and Katie Johnson (6-3, 2-6, 7-5), Griese said the match should provide a springboard to another run at a state title.

“Brittany Defelice is Edmond North’s No. 1 singles player (she was 5th at the 5A state tournament last year), and they just put that combination together for this tournament,” Griese said. “It was a good match. If we make a shot here and there, we win. It was a great match to find out what we need to work on.”

Martin and Stout rolled through the No. 2 doubles draw and scored a straight-set, 6-3, 6-3 win over a team from Jenks in the final, and Ada’s Taylor Anderson was beaten, 6-4, 6-1, by Sarah Scoggins of Edmond North for the No. 2 singles championship.

Clubb, playing singles for the first time since April 1 and for only the second time all year, was fifth in No. 1 singles, defeating Morgan Humphrey of Enid, 6-4, 6-1, in the fifth-place match.

On the boys side, Hibbard and Young continued their solid play, defeating the Enid team of Garrison and Murray in a tough three-set match, 6-7, 7-6, 6-2, to finish third, and Ada’s No. 2 doubles team of Mikey Power and Andrew Fowler finished sixth, losing, 6-2, 6-4, to a team from Westmoore in the fifth-place match. Ada’s No. 1 singles player, Chase Shires, defeated Thomas Tran of Westmoore, 6-3, 6-2, to claim seventh place.

Ada returns to action Tuesday, hosting Duncan and McAlester in a three-way event at the Tennis Center.

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