“Deuce” was not kind to the Janesville Craig girls tennis team Thursday afternoon.

Madison West survived all the close matches and swept past the Cougars 7-0 in Big Eight Conference action.

“Actually, just about every single match was at deuce,” Craig coach Steve Mickelson said. “There were so many long points at deuce, but we couldn’t finish.”

Both Allison Grund, the Cougars’ No. 3 singles player, and Bethany Laatsch, the No. 4 singles player, suffered their first conference losses.

Grund lost 6-3, 6-3, while Laatsch lost 6-2, 7-5.

Craig is off until it plays Madison Memorial next Thursday.

MADISON WEST 7, JANESVILLE CRAIG 0

Singles—Maddi Bremel (MW) def. Kerington Sauser, 6-1, 6-1; Abby Bremel (MW) def. Lucia Hyzer, 6-0, 6-0; Margaret Lund (MW) def. Allison Grund, 6-3, 6-3; Lucy Friedman (MW) def. Bethany Laatsch, 6-2, 7-5.

Doubles—Katie Goetz-Spencer Harrison (MW) def. Mya Maslonka-Jordyn Schroeder, 6-3, 6-1; Camille Vadas-Sophia Knigge (MW) def. Aiko Wolf-Madison Denu, 6-1, 6-2; Maddie Becker-Suzanne Oriel (MW) def. Autumn Tullar-Alissa Watson, 6-1, 6-0.

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