Polk County's Elizabeth Vitale teamed with Bella Sheffron for a key win Thursday in doubles play

Wolverine netters sweep doubles matches to rally past Patton

Polk County swept doubles play Thursday to upend Patton, 5-4, in a Mountain Foothills 7 Conference girls tennis match at Polk.

The Wolverines (2-3, 2-0) matched their win total from last season with a determined comeback after falling behind 4-2 in singles matches.

Elizabeth Vitale and Bella Sheffron teamed for an 8-2 victory at No. 1 doubles that set the tone for the rally, with Sarah Vitale and Cameron Ward winning 8-2 at No. 2 and Allie Quoyle teaming with Mia Wolfe for a key 8-6 win at No. 3 doubles.

Patton dropped to 3-2 overall, 1-1 in conference play.

The Wolverines return to the court on Tuesday, hosting East Rutherford for a 4 p.m. match.

SINGLES

1x. Faith Webb (P) d. Elizabeth Vitale 6-3, 7-6 (7-2); 2. Natalie Franklin (P) d. Sarah Vitale 6-4, 6-1; 3. Bella Sheffron (PC) d. Brianna Baker 6-4, 6-1; 4. Cameron Ward (PC) d. Harley Snodgrass 6-2, 6-4; 5. Riley Berry (P) d. Allie Quoyle 6-3, 3-6, 10-5 tiebreaker; 6. Kadin Scism (P) d. Tali Thompson 3-6, 7-5, 10-5 tiebreaker.

DOUBLES

1x. E. Vitale-Sheffron (PC) d. Webb-Baker 8-2; 2. Ward-S. Vitale (PC) d. Franklin-Snodgrass 8-3; 3. Quoyle-Mia Wolfe (PC) d. Berry-Brooke Johnson 8-6.