Badminton: State placers in pictures

October 20, 2018 by Les Willsey, AZPreps365

The 2018 Division I badminton doubles state placers (from left Liberty, Hamilton, Perry and Corona del Sol (AzPreps365 photo)




Group photos of state-placers (1st through 4th) from Saturday's 2018 badminton singles and doubles finals at Independence High School.

Ten schools were represented by as many as three athletes or as few as one. Central, Corona del Sol, Hamilton, Horizon, Ironwood, Liberty, Mesquite, Perry, Sunnyslope and Washington.


D-I doubles: 4th place, Brooke Kubala and Danielle Marino, Liberty; 2nd place Thalia and Abby Liu, Hamilton; 1st place, Ashley Rodarte and NikhitaJayaraj, Perry; 3rd place, Eileen Li and Katie Carroll, Corona del Sol.

D-I singles: 4th place, Kambree Hill, Liberty;  2nd place, Julia Mumme, Perry; 1st place, Brennan Agnew, Corona del Sol; 3rd place, Rujuta Sane, Hamilton. (AzPreps365 photo)


D-II singles: 4th place, Payton Foti, Mesquite; 2nd place, Lily Ren, Ironwood; 1st place, Jordan Ludwig, Washington; 3rd place, Eiei Naing, Central.


D-II doubles: 4th place, Sabrina Farias and Alyssa Dong, Mesquite; 2nd place, Lilly Major and Sofia Lovesy, Sunnyslope; 1st place, Tori Pepe and Kaity Woods, Horizon; 3rd place, Sarah Norton and Toni DeMarco, Ironwood.