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Xavier High School - Cedar Rapids, Iowa

Xavier girls tennis wins twice

The Xavier girls tennis team won both of its matches against Mississippi Valley Conference teams from Waterloo Saturday at Xavier.

The Saints topped Waterloo West, 7-2, and blanked Waterloo East, 9-0.

Maddie Abu-Nameh, Sarah Abu-Nameh, Camryn McPherson and Macy Lembeck won both of their singles matches for Xavier.


1. Maddie Abu-Nameh (X) def. Minela Ikanovic, 10-3
2. Sarah Abu-Nameh (X) def. Alyson Hurley, 10-0
3. Camryn McPherson (X) def. Meredith Eighme, 10-3
4. Macy Lembeck (X) def. Nermina Kovacevic, 10-4
5. Megan Korbel (X) def. Lexie Connor, 10-5
6. Kaylissa Arndofer (WW) def. Emma Schima, 10-4


1. Abu-Nameh/Abu-Nameh (X) def. Ikanovic/Hurley, 10-4
2. Eighme/Arndorfer (WW) over def. McPherson/Lembeck, 10-8
3. Korbel/Schima (X) def. Kovacevic/Connor, 10-8


1. Nina Marquardt (X) def. Noely Sibrian, 10-2
2. Sarah Schirm (X) def. Ashley Woods, 10-0
3. Maddie Abu-Nameh (X) def. Kimberly Inarrito, 10-0
4. Sarah Abu-Nameh (X) def. CeCillia Duran, 10-0
5. Camryn McPherson (X) def. Guadalupe Duran, 10-0
6. Macy Lembeck (X) def. Yalazia Chambers, 10-0


1. Marquardt/S.Abu-Nameh (X) def. Sibrian/Woods, 10-0
2. M.Abu-Nameh/Schirm (X) def. Innarrito/C.Duran, 10-0
3. McPherson/Lembeck (X) def. G.Duran/Chambers, 10-0


Kramer leads Xavier golfers at Airport

Libby Kramer shot a 17-over-par 49 to lead the Xavier girls golf team in a Mississippi Valley Conference triangular meet at Airport National Thursday.

Amanda Happel and Lexi Poundstone of Prairie shared medalist honors at 10-over 42.


1. Prairie 179, 2. Jefferson 205, 3. Xavier 209.

XAVIER: Libby Kramer 49, Shelby Younggreen 53, Hannah Welsch 53, Ana Stangler 53.


Saints boot Trojans in soccer classic

IOWA CITY - The Xavier Saints and Iowa City West Trojans, who have  combined for 15 state titles in boys soccer, waged a classic battle in  Iowa City West on Thursday.

Thomas Bean scored with 90 seconds left in double-overtime to give  Xavier a 2-1 victory over Iowa City West in a Mississippi Valley  Conference thriller.

Iowa City West is ranked No. 3 in Class 3A and Xavier is ranked No. 4  in Class 2A.

Luke Duball intercepted a pass and fed Bean for the game-winning goal  as the Saints raised their record to 2-0.

Bean also scored Xavier's first goal on a penalty kick after Duball  had been fouled by Iowa City West.

Iowa City West took a quick 1-0 lead in the first two minutes of the  match, but the Trojans never scored again. Xavier Coach Amir Hadzic  credited Xavier goalie Owen McCarron with making several terrific saves to keep the Trojans off the board.


Saints run 7th at Dunsworth Invitational

DAVENPORT - Ethan Brown and George Durin led the Xavier boys track  team to a seventh-place finish at the Dunsworth Invitational at Brady Street Stadium in Davenport Thursday.

Brown placed second in the shot put at 45 feet, 9 inches and Durin finished second in the 110 hurdles in 16.12 seconds. The Saints also  placed second in the 3200 relay in 8:45.99.

Jax Junge finished third in the 200 meter dash (23.47) and the Saints finished third in the 1600 relay (3:37.21).

Bettendorf won the meet with 135 points.


1. Bettendorf 135, 2. Dubuque Senior 107, 3. Clinton 96, 4. Central  DeWitt 79, 5. Davenport West 77, 6. Davenport Central 58, 7. Xavier  50, 8. North Scott 48, 9. Muscatine 38, 10. Davenport North 32, 11.  Davenport Assumption 13, 12. Burlington 7.

Last Updated on Friday, 07 April 2017 05:01

Xavier girls tennis falls to IC West

IOWA CITY - Sarah Abu-Nameh of Xavier defeated Vivian Mitchell of Iowa  City West, 10-6, at No. 4 singles Thursday in their Mississippi Valley  Conference meet in Iowa City.

Iowa City West won the meet, 7-2.

Maddie Abu-Nameh and Sarah Schirm claimed their match at No. 2 doubles  for the Saints.


1. Emma Koch (ICW) def. Nina Marquardt, 10-2
2. Kaily Speer (ICW) def. Sarah Schirm, 10-7
3. Jessica Moonjoly (ICW) def. Maddie Abu-Nameh, 10-4
4. Sarah Abu-Nameh (XHS) def. Vivian Mitchell, 10-6
5. Meg Moreland (ICW) def. Camryn McPherson, 10-6
6. Abby Fowler (ICW) def. Macy Lembeck, 10-3


1. Speer/Moonjoly (ICW) def. Marquardt/S.Abu-Nameh, 9-7
2. Schirm/M.Abu-Nameh (XHS) def. Abby Jans/Fowler, 8-6
3. Moreland/Grace Brusguard (ICW) def. McPherson/Lembeck, 8-3


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