Special to SEGAZINE
The Brantley County Middle School Tennis Teams kicked off the season with two 5-0 sweeps of Bacon County Middle.
Leading the way for the Lady Herons was #1 singles player Caitlyn Morgan who defeated Jessie Goodson with a score of 8-0. Emily Miller and Lauryn Boyd followed suit defeating Ashlyn Martin and Mary Bordeau 8-0 respectively at #2 and #3 singles. Macie Allen and Jacee Thomas won 8-0 at #1 doubles against the duo of Macey Turner and Grace Wilson. In the second doubles matchup, Brantley’s Lacey Cummings and Karsyn Rowell defeated Hannah Holland and Taylor Tomberlin 8-2. Other winners for the Lady Herons were Madison Crews/ Tori Blasdale and Madison White/Brenna Boyett.
The Brantley County Middle Boys Tennis Team also earned a 5-0 win against Bacon County. Setting the pace was Kyle Chapman winning 8-1 against Kaleb Stevens at #1 singles. At #2 singles, Kade Chapman defeated Dawson Jewell 8-4. Not giving up a game, Grant Jacobs put up an 8-0 score against Codie Herrington at #3 singles. At #1 doubles, Jackson Whisenant and Luke Courson defeated Corey Douglas and Spencer Manders 8-0 and Nick Alligood and Austin Miller won 8-1 at #2 doubles against Howard Gordon and John Miles. Others that won matches for the Herons were Brian Boyett and Andrew Spradley.