Union Mine won 3-of-5 doubles to squeak out the narrow Sierra Valley Conference win Tuesday.
The teams split singles in both boys and girls. The D’backs won both boys/girls No. 2 doubles and mixed to prevail.
Thursday, March 27, the Cougars will play the Hangtown Women’s Tennis team.
Union Mine 5, El Dorado 4
Singles (UM first): Michelle Doyle def. by Daphne Green, 4-6, 3-6; Spencer McClain def. Ian Gollihur, 6-1, 6-0; Caitlyn Keane def. Ada Mittelstadt 7-6, 6-2; Jason Lee def. by Chris Bodle, 3-6, 4-6.
Doubles (UM first): Liz Kilkenny-Ellie Bertucelli def. by Abbie Bringolf-Haley Warneke, 6-2, 5-7, 9-11; Sam Murphy Johnny D’Agostini def. by Dane Neves-Nolan Stark, 2-6, 2-6; Jessica Rapp-Sarah Bence def. Jamie Maynard-Warneke, 6-2, 6-2; Chris Lee-Kyle Gardner def. Ryan Schwenk-Oscar Baud, 6-0, 6-2; Elise Piazza-Mitchell Peaslee def. Emily Schmidt-Austin Jastrab, 6-0, 6-2.