Cardinals tennis earns two wins


By Kristian Russell - [email protected]



RONDA — The East Wilkes Cardinals ladies tennis team moved its overall record to 9-4 and the MVAC record to 7-1 with two wins last week.

On Sept. 13, the Cardinals took on West Wilkes, who they swept in all nine matches.

During the game against Ashe County, the Cardinals won seven matches and lost two. East Wilkes’ No. 1, Maddi Lester, went against Ashe County’s Caroline Current in a hard-fought three-set match. Lester won the first set, but lost the second 2-6, then lost the tie break 10-7.

Full results for both matches are listed below.

Sept. 15 – East Wilkes 7 vs. Ashe County 2

Singles

#1 Caroline Current (A) d. Maddi Lester 7-5, 2-6, 10-7

#2 Kari Hodges (EW) d. Morgan Church 7-6, 6-3

#3 Brie Jarvis (EW) d. Anna Corley 4-6, 6-3, 10-2

# 4 Abby Reeves (EW) d. Kailey Fernandez 6-0, 6-1

#5 Kinsey Crabb (EW) d. Mackenzie Wood 6-1, 6-0

#6 Leah Nance (EW) d. Amber Miller 6-1, 6-2

Doubles

#1 Lester/Jarvis (EW) d. Current/Church 8-0

#2 Hodges/Reeves (EW) d. Corley/Wood 8-2

#3 Fernandez/Miller (A) d. Crabb/Nance 8

Sept. 13 – East Wilkes 9 vs. West Wilkes 0

Singles

#1 Maddi Lester (EW) d. Amanda Eddins 6-3, 7-5

#2 Kari Hodges (EW) d. Lindsay Matheny 6-2, 6-2

#3 Kinsey Crabb (EW) d. Katherine Minton 6-0, 6-1

#4 Brie Jarvis ( EW) d. Erin Shelton 6-2, 6-1

#5 Abby Reeves (EW) d. Olivia Benton 6-0, 6-1

#6 Leah Nance (EW) d. Amber Souther 6-0, 6-1

Doubles

#1 Lester/Jarvis (EW) d. Eddins/Matheny 8-2

#2 Crabb/Reeves (EW) d. Minton/Shelton 8-2

#3 Hodges/Nance (EW) d. Benton/Souther 8-0

By Kristian Russell

[email protected]

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