Lady Wolverines defeat Newberry, Chester

Staff Report

NEWBERRY — The Lady Wolverines traveled to Newberry to face the in-district Lady Bulldogs for the second match of the season and were able to pull out a win. The Lady Wolverines came out playing well in several matches and would come away with three wins in the first six. Newberry would take their third win in a third set tiebreaker at number five singles to send the match to be decided by the number one doubles match.

The Lady Wolverines were able to persevere and take the victory to improve to 2-0 on the season.

The results of the matches are as follows:

#1 Singles: A. Yi (N) d. Aubrey Brock (W) – 6-4, 6-1

#2 Singles: E. Yi (N) d. Kimberly Kendrick (W) – 6-0, 6-0

#3 Singles: Raegan Kendrick (W) d. C. Wilson (N) – 6-2, 6-4

#4 Singles: Barrett Martin (W) d. D. Baxter (N) – 6-0, 6-2

#5 Singles: L. Mohler (N) d. Ashley Felker (W) – 6-4, 4-6, 10-7

#1 Doubles: Kimberly/Raegan Kendrick (W) d. A. Yi/C. Wilson (N) – 6-2, 6-1

#2 Doubles: Mikhail Jenkins/Keri Lawson (W) d. K. Long/H. Lindler (N) – 6-1, 6-0

The doubles team of Olivia Martin/Hanna Wagner also won their match 8-2. Skyler Coppedge saw her first action of the season playing alongside Olivia Anglin, but the two fell in a narrow loss 8-6.

The Lady Wolverines opened their 2018 season with an away match versus the Lady Cyclones of Chester High School. The Lady Wolverines were able to get through some first match jitters and secure a 7-0 victory to open the season 1-0. Every Lady Wolverine tennis player was victorious in their respective matches.

The results of the matches are as follows:

#1 Singles: Aubrey Brock (W) d. O. Sanders (C) – 6-2, 6-0

#2 Singles: Kimberly Kendrick (W) d. A. Hardin (C) – 6-0, 6-1

#3 Singles: Raegan Kendrick (W) d. P. McDonald (C) – 6-0, 6-0

#4 Singles: Barrett Martin (W) d. J. Wade (C) – 6-0, 6-1

#5 Singles: Keri Lawson (W) d. B. Givens (C) – 4-3 (retired)

#1 Doubles: Raegan/Kimberly Kendrick (W) d. A. Hardin/J. Wade (C) – 8-5

#2 Doubles: Ashley Felker/Mikhail Jenkins (W) d. C. Allen/L. Phillips (C) – 6-1, 6-1

The doubles teams of Olivia Anglin/Olivia Martin and Hanna Wagner/Isabella Gilliam were also able to get wins in their matches with scores of 6-4, 6-4 and 8-1, respectively.

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