The Blue Springs girls tennis team experienced a tough start.

The Blue Springs girls tennis team experienced a tough start.

Host Park Hill South posted a 7-2 victory Tuesday.

“It was good to get our first match played, even with the score being modified due to the heat,” Blue Springs coach Carrie McAtee said.

“I felt like we did a lot of things right but now have a lot of things that stand out that we will need to continue to work on.

“We had a lot of close scores toward the bottom of the lineup that I was pleased with and our 2 and 3 doubles did a good job tonight and we hope to build on that.”

Lyndsay Schuering and Jody Goers posted Blue Springs singles victories.

Blue Springs won the junior varsity mach 5-4.