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Dean does it Ada's Haley Dean chases down a ball during action earlier this spring. Dean won the No. 2 SIngles championship Friday at the Seminole Tournament. She defeated Megan Reeder of Shawnee 6-2, 6-2 in the championship match.

Photo by Jeanie Neal
Ada Evening News

Saturday’s Results


At Seminole Tournament

Team Standings

1. Ada    34

2. Edmond North    26

3. Anadarko    24

(8 teams competed)


1. Robert Jackson (Ada) def. Nam Kim (Edmond North) 6-3, 6-0 (Championship)

2. J.T. Hudiberg (Edmond North) def. Josh Ellis (Ada) 0-6, 6-1, 7-6 (Championship)


1. Matthew Medcalf-John Stout (Ada) def. Marrs-Ng (Norman North) 4-6, 6-3, 6-2 (Championship)

2. Thomas Brittain-Ryan Burkhart (Ada) def. McNally-Shepard (Edmond North) 6-1, 6-0 (Championship)

NOTEWORTHY: The Ada Cougars won championship matches in No. 1 Singles (Robert Jackson) and No. 1 Doubles (Matthew Medcalf-John Stout) en route to taking home the team title Saturday at the Seminole Tournament. Medcalf and Stout rallied from a one-set deficit to win the final two sets 6-3, 6-2 over a team from Norman North.

COACHES QUOTE: “We played well today. We're looking forward to the rest of the season,” — Ada head coach Skip Griese.

Friday’s Results


At Seminole Tournament

Team Standings

1. Ada    45

2. Shawnee    37

(11 teams competed)

Ada Individual Results


1. Lexie Maytubby (Anadarko) def. Margo Martin (Ada) 6-1 6-2 (Championship)

2. Haley Dean (Ada) def. Megan Reeder (Shawnee) 6-2, 6-2 (Championship)


1. Andrea Gourley-Allison Keel (Ada) def. Clingan-Hanson (Shawnee) 7-5, 6-4 (Championship)

2. Taylor Alexander-Tori Ross (Ada) def. Scott-Watkins (Seminole) 6-1, 6-3 (Championship)

NOTEWORTHY: The Lady Cougars won championships in three of four entries and crushed the competition while running away with the team title Friday at the Seminole Tournament. Ada finished with 45 points while Shawnee was a distant second at 37. Despite a howling wind throughout the tournament, the Lady Cougars got a No. 2 Singles title from Haley Dean and swept the doubles events with Andrea Gourley and Allison Keel winning the No. 1 draw and Taylor Alexander and Tori Ross bringing home the gold in No. 2 Doubles.

COACHES QUOTE: “We played well for two days in a row. The wind was unbelievable. It was a cross wind all day,” — Ada head coach Skip Griese.

Up Next: Duncan, Seminole at Ada Festival Tuesday, 2:30 p.m. (Tentative as of press time)

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