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Tennis teams sweep Wildcats

Posted on Monday, April 8, 2013 at 4:16 pm

lady falcons win over lawrence

Lincoln County’s Chelsi Wheat charges the net and won her singles match, 8-2, in the ladies’ team win over Lawrence County.

Lincoln County High School’s tennis teams swept Lawrence County last week, but both teams went down to Tullahoma.

At home against Lawrenceburg, the Lady Falcons won 6-2; the Falcons edged out the win, 4-3.

In the girls’ single action, Morgan Helums lost to Flore Louette, 2-8; Chelsi Wheat won over Lexie Tietgens, 8-2; Hanna Counts defeated Katie Wayne, 8-2; Lauren Gower won over Kayla Hammons, 8-2; Ashley Atkinson defeated Amanda McDaniel, 8-3.

In the girls’ double play, Gower/Helums defeated Louette/Tietgens, 8-6, and Wheat/Counts won over Wayne/Kilburn, 8-4.

In the ladies’ JV action, Jasmine Bello/Sarah Watson won, 4-1, and Bella Beddingfield/Hayley McGee won 4-3.

In the Falcons’ singles play, Daniel Selfridge defeated Tays Robertson, 8-2; Matthew Posey won over Justin Smith, 8-0; Barrett Wright lost to Will Burress, 5-8; Patrick Scott was defeated by Trenton Delane, 6-8; Justin Plunkett won over Kinley Jones, 8-0.

falcons win over lawrence

Daniel Selfridge brings his serve in his 8-2 singles win over Lawrence County last week. The Falcons took the team win, 4-3.

In boys’ doubles, Selfridge/Posey won over Smith/Robertson, 8-2, and Wright/Scott lost, 4-8, to Duress/Delane. In JV doubles, Brian Shouse/Blaze Harrell lost, 6-3.

On the road in Tullahoma, the ladies went down, 6-1; the boys lost 5-2.

In girls’ singles play, Helums lost to Laura Burke, 2-8; Wheat lost to Abby Tackett, 0-8; Counts lost to Kate Myers, 0-8; Gower won over Prestley Brown, 8-0; Atkinson lost to Judy Harrell, 1-8.

In JV play, Allie Bridge won 4-0, and Shannon Durrenberger won, 4-1.

In the girls’ doubles, Gower/Helums lost to Burke/Tackett, 3-8, and Bello/Watson lost to Myers/ Brown, 2-8.

In boys’ singles, Selfridge won over Reed Gabriel, 8-4; Posey won over Dean Blands, 8-4; Wright lost 1-8 to JP Fraley; Scott lost 2-8 to Caleb Olive; Plunkett was defeated 2-8 by Austin Smith. In JV play, Shouse won 4-1, and Blaze lost 4-5.

The boys’ doubles saw Selfridge/Posey fall 9-8 in a tiebreaker to Gabriel/Blanks, and Wright/Scott lose, 7-9, to Fraley/Olive.

For their next action, Lincoln County was to host Tullahoma on Monday, then travel to Lawrence County on Tuesday. Wednesday, the Falcons host Hazel Green in a boys only match starting at 4 p.m. Thursday, Shelbyville comes to town, also starting at 4 p.m.