The DDHS girls soccer team put the hurt on Westosha Central, 4-1, in Southern Lakes Conference action. Kylie Bliss scored at 22 minutes with an assist from Courtney Flood. At 35 minutes, Amanda McLeron made it 2-0 with an assist from Alex Andres. Two minutes later, Flood scored with an assist from Katie Marse, making it 3-0 at the half. After Westosha Central scores, McLeron tacked on her second goal for the game’s final score. DDHS is 4-1 in SLC play and 7-2 overall.
The Comets rallied, but couldn’t get by a strong Burlington team, losing 20-8. The Demons went up 10-3 after two innings and DDHS cut it to 10-8 with a five-run burst in the bottom of the third. But that was all the scoring the team could muster in the conference loss. Connor Kolanda collected two hits, including a double. Eric Polzin went three-for-four and Justin Fowlkes had a pair of hits for the 3-8 Comets (1-3 in SLC play).
Wilmot blanked DDHS 7-0 as the comets collected only four hits.
It was oh-so-close for the DDHS boys tennis team as it fell 4-3 in a dual vs. Waterford. Tyler Jones, the No. 1 singles player for the Comets picked up a straight-set win, as did Owen Nelson at No. 2. At No. 4 singles, Genki Nakanishi also picked up a two-set victory. The Comets were swept in doubles action, but the No. 3 team of Alwin Roth and Sean Oliver made it close by stretching their match to three sets.
In the Southern Lakes Relays at Lake Geneva Badger Tuesday, the DDHS girls finished in sixth place with 39 points while the boys took eighth with 43 points. The boys squad was just five points shy of placing sixth.
GIRLS TEAM SCORES: Waterford 125, Burlington 115, Badger 98, Westosha Central 95, Elkhorn 64, DDHS 39, Wilmot 20, Union Grove 17.
BOYS TEAM SCORES: Badger 110, Elkhorn 101, Burlington 98, Waterford 89, Westosha Central 60, Union Grove 48, Wilmot, 45, DDHS 43.