Linton defeated the Lions, 4-1, in girls tennis in Tuesday afternoon's season opener.
In No. 1 singles, Linton's Ashley Cooper defeated Emily Bateman 6-2, 6-0.
Loogootee¹s Paige Schaefer failed to score a point in a two set loss to Mercedes Shafford. Linton's Breanna West won a decision of 6-4, 6-1 over Tara Pennington. In No. 1 doubles, the team of Hannah Walters and Michala Beasley gave the Loogootee it's first win of the day when they defeated Selena Bowman and Kayla Cole 4-6, 7-5, 6-4. In doubles No. 2, Linton¹s Natalie Swihart and Sydnee Alltop defeated Emma Walters and Shayna Stuffle 6-0, 6-0.
Linton won the junior varsity match, 3-0.