The Knob Noster girls tennis team beat Higginsville 6-3 on Thursday in Knob Noster.
The Huskers won the No. 1 and No. 2 singles matches with Ashtyn Howard beating Jessie Yates 8-6 and Emily Runyan beating Alexis Corona 8-0, but the Lady Panthers won the other four singles matches. Elizabeth Eccelton and Kirsten Orndoff won the No. 4 and No. 5 matches 8-2 and Alexis Allen won the No. 6 match 8-6 over Camille Carminucci.
In doubles play, Howard and Runyan picked up an 8-5 win over Yates and Eccelton for the Huskers before the Lady Panthers got 8-3 wins from Corona and Axton and Orndoff and Allen.
Knob Noster won the junior varsity match 3-2.