DHS tennis earns wins over Jackson
Published 12:32 pm Wednesday, April 2, 2014
Demopolis High School’s boys and girls tennis teams earned wins Tuesday against Jackson High School.
The boys pulled out a 5-4 win and the girls swept the Lady Aggies 9-0.
Head coach Clay Massey said he likes how the team is playing following spring break.
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“I’m pleased with the way we’ve come back from spring break,” he said. “We haven’t been rusty. The boys have gotten two big wins and the girls had a good showing against Jackson.”
He added that the biggest key has been playing aggressively.
“We’ve really picked up where we left off before the break, and we’re playing with a lot of confidence,” he said. “We’re being aggressive, and when we are, we play well.”
The results against Jackson for the boys are as follows:
•Kyle Woodruff won 8-0
•Carson Parten won 8-3
•Garrett Miller won 9-8
•Jacob Browder won 8-6
•Rodney Skidmore lost 6-8
•Ben Robertson lost 1-8
•Woodruff/Parten won 8-2
•Miller/Browder lost 5-8
•Skidmore/Robertson lost 4-8
The results against Jackson for the girls are as follows:
Meredith Hill won 8-1
Sarah Culpepper won 8-3
Anna Ezell won 8-0
Mary Frances Brown won 8-3
Katherine Floyd won 8-3
Lauren Boone won 6-0
Hill/Culpepper won 8-2
Floyd/Boone won 8-4
Ezell/Brown won 8-6
The Tigers will be on the road Thursday as the boys face Central-Tuscaloosa and the girls face Pleasant Grove.