BC boys, Bulldog girls win city title

Butte Central’s boys and Butte High’s girls claimed city championships on the tennis courts Monday at Stodden and Father Sheehan parks.

In boys’ action, Butte Central rolled to a 7-1 victory over Butte High. It marked BC’s third straight year knocking off its cross-town rival.

Butte High claimed the girls’ title, beating the Maroons 6-0.

Northey Tretheway, Kale Guldseth and Jack Gallagher won singles matches in straight sets for the Maroons.

BC’s Jesse Reinke edged Butte High’s Andy Kelly in a 6-7, 6-3, 10-7 battle.

Butte Central also won the top three doubles matches.

Frank and Jim Joyce and Patrick Kenney and Tyler Trudnowski won in straight sets.

Kolten LaMiaux and Kaden Peeples edged Tanner Tregidga and Griff Warner 7-6, 4-6, 10-8.

Marcus Madrazo and Seth Jaksha teamed to give Butte High its lone win, slipping past Frank Hendrickson and Chienlun Weng 1-6, 7-5, 10-8.

On the girls’ side, Molly Nelson and Jesslyn Valle claimed pro-set victories over Yi Chin Lee.

Sierra McGinnis and McKaul Ori, Lexi Brandon and Molly Sprunger, Carlee Johnson and Sophie Luetkens, and Valle and Katie Bennett picked up doubles wins.

Like Lee, the BC doubles teams of Sarah Drew and Nici Rosencrans, and Ali Guldseth and Kellsie Quinn played two matches on the day.

The Maroons travel to Livingston for a match on Tuesday. They close out the regular season at the Fergus Invitational Saturday in Lewistown.

Butte High heads to the divisional tournament, which starts Thursday in Bozeman.

Molly Sprunger hits a serve as Butte High teammate Lexi Brandon gets ready in a match against Butte Central’s Ali Guldseth and Kellsie Quinn. The Butte High team won the match 8-1.

Butte Central 7, Butte High 1

Northey Tretheway, BC, def. Tyler Reilly 6-3, 6-3
Kale Guldseth, BC, def. Luke WIlde 6-0, 6-1
Jack Gallagher, BC, def. Blake Cassagranda 6-3, 6-3
Jesse Reinke, BC, def. Andy Kelly 6-7, 6-3, (10-7)
Frank Joyce/Jim Joyce, BC, def. Tucker Reilly/Kody Lane 7-6, 6-2
Kolten LaMiaux/Kaden Peeples, BC, def. Tanner Tregidga/Griff Warner 7-6, 4-6, (10-8)
Patrick Kenney/Tyler Trudnowski, BC, def. David Starcevich/Levin Mullaney 6-1, 6-4
Marcus Madrazo/Seth Jaksha, Butte High, def. Frank Hendrickson/Chienlun Weng 1-6, 7-5, (10-8)

Butte High 6, Butte Central 0

Molly Nelson, Butte High, def. Yi Chin Lee 8-0
Jesslyn Valle, Butte High, def. Lee 8-1
Sierra McGinnis/McKaul Ori, Butte High, def. Sarah Drew/Nici Rosencrans 8-0
Lexi Brandon/Molly Sprunger, Butte High, def. Ali Guldseth/Kellsie Quinn 8-1
Carlee Johnson/Sophie Luetkens, Butte High, def. Drew/Rosencrans 8-5
Valley/Katie Bennett, Butte High, def. Guldseth/Quinn no score provided