The Elwood girls tennis team opened their season Tuesday afternoon against Tipton. The girls played well but lost the match to Tipton 1-4. Winning and getting her first varsity tennis win at #3 Singles was Sophomore Kennedy Perrin 6-4 6-1. Kennedy played really well using patience and great ground strokes to defeat her opponent. Senior Taylor Hawes dropped her match at #1 Singles 0-6 0-6 while Junior Kenzi Oyler fell at #2 Singles 2-6 0-6. At #1 Doubles Senior Olivia Smith and Sophomore Ruth Vehikite lost 0-6 0-6, While at #2 Doubles Junior Harli Evans and Sophomore Chloe Bright lost 2-6 1-6. At JV #1 Singles Sophomore Kenzee Garringer lost in a 8 game pro-set 5-8. Also winning for the Panthers were the #1 & #2 JV Doubles teams. At #1 JV Doubles, Juniors Lauren May & Hannah McCleery won their match in a 8 game pro-set 8-3, while at #2 JV Doubles, Sophomore Emma Sneed & Sophomore Christina Moore won their match 8-3 in a 8 game pro-set. The girls are back in action Wednesday afternoon at home against Frankton in the Madison County Tournament.