Nevenhoven and Auburn claim NIC-10 tennis crowns


ROCKFORD, Ill. (WTVO/WQRF) –The Auburn girls tennis team has claimed Auburn’s first NIC-10 team championship in that sport since 2011. The Knights won the title Saturday morning at the Boylan Tennis Center in Rockford.

Junior Belen Nevenhoven led the way for Auburn by winning her third straight NIC-10 championship at #1 singles. She defeated Belvidere’s Beau DeGennaro 6-1, 6-0.

Auburn got a second place finish at #2 singles from Melanie Martinovic.

Auburn took second in #1 doubles with Amy Park and Paris Thompson coming up just short in a tiebreaker to Boylan’s MiaBella Provenzano and Natalie Muldowney.

Auburn also got a championship from it’s #2 doubles team.

For highlights click on the media player. Here are the places for the top teams:
1. Auburn
2. Hononegah
3. Guilford
4. Boylan
5. Belvidere North.

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