HPCA tennis edges Southwest Guilford

Aug. 27, 2013 @ 10:52 PM

High Point Christian took five of six singles matches to Southwest Guilford 5-4 on Tuesday at Southwest.

Mariana Gamboa, Madison Yates, Alexa Dickerson, Allie Cole and Lauren Khunly were the singles winners  for the Cougars. 

Maggie Jermyn won a single match for Southwest, which got doubles wins from Erin Shelton-Jermyn, Hannah Mills-Catherine Jobe, and Grace Anne Flater-Julia Eanes.

 

LEDFORD 7, N. DAVIDSON 2

WELCOME — Ledford improved to 4-0 with a 7-2 nonconference win against host North Davidson on Tuesday.

Taylor Freeman, Emma Caroline Russell, Sarah Richardson and Katie Wilson won in doubles for the Panthers, who also beat Southern Guilford 9-0 on Monday to reach 2-0 in the Mid-Piedmont 3A. Freeman-Elizabeth Stroup, Russell-Erin Crotts and Richardson-Wilson won in doubles.

Ledford plays again today at home against West Davidson.

 

BISHOP 5, MT. AIRY 4

KERNERSVILLE — Bishop McGuinness edged visiting Mount Airy 5-4 in a Northwest 1A Conference match Tuesday.

Kyndall Cortes, Anna Owen, Adaire Hudson and Nicole Saia won in singles for the Villains (2-0), while Saia-Anna Petrangeli won in doubles.

Bishop plays again Thursday at Atkins.

 

HP CENTRAL 5, W. GUILFORD 4

GREENSBORO – Down 5-4, the doubles team of Eva Ellenburg and Eva Shelton rallied to 8-6 in the deciding match that pushed High Point Central past Western Guilford 5-4 on Tuesday.

Aly Wilcox, Ellenburg and Meredith Field won singles matches for the Bison (2-0). Field and Bailey Weston took  a doubles match.

 

HP CHRISTIAN 5, SW GUILFORD 4

HIGH POINT – High Point Christian took 5 of 6 singles matches and edged Southwest Guilford 5-4 at SOuthwest.

Mariana Gamboa, Madison Yates, Alexa Dickerson, Allie Cole and Lauren Khunly were the singles winners  for the Cougars. 

Maggie Jermyn won a single match for Southwest, which got doubles wins from Erin Shelton and Jermyn, Hannah Mills and Catherine Jobe, and Grace Anne FLater and Julia Eanes.

GOLF

AT OAK HOLLOW

HIGH POINT – Cecily Overbey shot a 2-over 38, leading Wesleyan Christian to a 139 total and a 20-shot victory over High Point Central at Oak Hollow.

Other counting scorers for the Trojans were Erica Hamilton with a 45 and Erika Peck with a 56.

Ashlyn Day led the Bison with a 50, followed by Lauren Jiles with a 54 and Jennifer Galanti with a 55.

Wesleyan plays host to Charlotte Providence Day on Thursday at Oak Hollow.

 

AT WINDING CREEK

THOMASVILLE — Ledford posted the top three individual scores to win a four-team nonconference golf match by 30 shots on Monday at Winding Creek Golf Course.

Lexi Kershaw and Meghan Holbrooks both shot 36 while Julia Carroll fired a 39 to lead the Panthers, the reigning state champions. Jordan Young (41), Kelsey Leach (48) and Mary Davis (52) also posted scores. 

 

VOLLEYBALL

WESLEYAN DEF. GLENN

HIGH POINT – Wesleyan swept Glenn 25-9, 25-13, 25-11 on Tuesday. Megan Woodward slammed nine kills for the Trojans (6-3).

Wesleyan travels to Charlotte Christian today.

 

GRIMSLEY DEF. SW GUILFORD

GREENSBORO — Southwest Guilford lost the final two sets in falling 25-14, 21-25, 25-23, 25-22 to host Grimsley on Tuesday.

Bri Burgins had 13 kills for the Cowgirls, while Jordan Richmond added seven kills, and Lizzie Blair had 17 assists and four kills.

 

RAGSDALE DEF. NE GUILFORD

MCLEANSVILLE – Ragsdale swept host Northeast Guilford 25-10, 25-18, 26-24 in nonconference action Tuesday.

Leaders for the Tigers included Bojo Jada (eight kills, two blocks), Tessa Platek (seven kills, three aces), Kim Pantuso (six kills, two aces) and Mikayla Pettyjohn (six kills, three blocks, two aces).

Ragsdale goes to Grimsley on Thursday.

 

BISHOP DEF. MT. AIRY

KERNERSVILLE – Bishop McGuinness opened play in the Northwest 1A Conference with a sweep of Mount Airy on Tuesday.

Leaders for the Villains (4-0) included Julia Brown (13 kills and 3 blocks), Jessica Brandewie (17 assists and 3 aces).

 

SOCCER

RAGSDALE 1, GRIMSLEY 1

JAMESTOWN – Ebly Sanchez took a pass from Rahul Gupta and scored a goal that gave Ragsdale a 1-1 tie with Grimsley on Tuesday.

Daniel Kanankanui has 11 saves in goal for the Tigers.