Bulldog Emily Leavitt returns a serve Friday afternoon in the Dawg Pound. Leavitt increased her seasonal record to 8-1 after defeating her Cowboy opponent 3-0. Photo by Lou Martin

Virgin Valley High School’s girl tennis team easily defeated Chaparral High School 14-4 Friday afternoon in the Dawg Pound. Senior Emily Leavitt continued to dominate from her #1 seed position defeating her three opponents 6-2, 6-0 and 6-0. Jackie Hanson and Talia Hughes also were victorious 3-0. Doubles players Haley Allen and Emma Wilson won their three sets without a lot of effort. The Lady Dawgs record now stands at 1-1 in league play and 2-2 overall. The Bulldogs have three Sunrise League matches beginning Tuesday as they travel to Moapa on Sept. 6, host Del Sol on Sept.7 and finish the week at TECH on the on Sept.8. The weeks tough schedule will show the mettle of the Dawgs and what their strengths and weaknesses are.