Three of Evanston’s seniors achieved prime 32 finishes within the Illinois Excessive College Affiliation state badminton event held Might 12–14 at Hinsdale South Excessive College.
Katherine Hanson in singles and the doubles crew of Ella Berkowitz and Lula Garfield each achieved a pair win within the three-day event earlier than ending within the third spherical of comfort bracket play on Friday.
Hanson, after a 21-4, 21-2 loss to Carissa Chen of Waubonsey Valley within the first spherical, confronted robust choices on Alisa Healy of Hoffman Estates (22-20, 24-22) and Avaniajoy Raval of Glenbard North (21). returned with. -12, 24-22).
However she went all the way down to Romeoville’s Maya Adrada 21–11, 21–15 and completed the season with an total win-loss document of 20–12.
Berkowitz and Garfield mixed to separate their 4 matches to complete 28–11, together with the Central Suburban League South Division championship at No. 1 doubles.
At state, she defeated Grace Stearns of Andrew and Sarah Kruger (21-18, 21-13); misplaced to Vivian Kok and Sofia Wang of Matia Valley (21-9, 21-4); eradicated Amelia Gasicki and Emma Ratna of Willowbrook (21-10, 21-18); and misplaced their last match to Angela Liang and Bethany Liang of Buffalo Grove (21–19, 21–7).