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North Stanly tennis continues unbeaten streak with wins

The North Stanly women’s tennis team kept its unbeaten streak alive in 2018 with recent victories.

Faith Wang serves in her second-seeded singles victory during last Monday’s win for North Stanly over South Stanly. (Photo by Earl Bradshaw)

North Stanly 8, South Stanly 1

The Comets improved to 3-0 on the season and dropped the Bulls’ overall record to 4-2 with the win Aug. 27.

This week, North Stanly hosts South Davidson (0-4) on Wednesday and Gray Stone (6-1) Thursday.

Singles

  1. Jacy Noble (SS) d. Andi Billingsley 4-6, 6-4, 1-0 (10-6)
  2. Faith Wang (NS) d. Huntley Rummage 6-4, 7-5
  3. Elithe Hudson (NS) d. Keely Salmon 6-1, 6-2
  4. Josie Luther (NS) d. Rachel Huneycutt 6-1, 7-6 (9-7).
  5. Katie Earnhardt (NS) d. Hailey McNeill ret.
  6. Vanna Vang (NS) d. Konner Napier 6-4, 6-0.

Doubles

    1. Faith Wang / Elithe Hudson (NS) def. Jacy Noble / Rachel Huneycutt, 10-1
    2. Andi Billingsley / Josie Luther (NS) def. Huntley Rummage / Keely Salmon , 10-3
    3. Katie Earnhardt / Vanna Vang (NS) def. Konner Napier / Ruth Fallen , 8-2

North Stanly 9, North Moore 0

The Comets traveled to the Mustangs Aug. 29 and swept North Moore, improving to 4-0.

Josie Luther fires a forehand shot from the baseline in her win Monday at No. 4 singles over South Stanly. (Photo by Earl Bradshaw)

Singles

  1. Andi Billingsley (NS) d. Stacie Kennedy 6-1, 6-0
  2. Faith Wang (NS) d. Layla Williams 6-0, 6-0
  3. Elithe Hudson (NS) d. Jeselyn Nobies 6-1, 6-0
  4. Josie Luther (NS) d. Abby Fowler 6-0, 6-1
  5. Katie Earnhardt (NS) d. Ashley Hussey 6-0, 6-1
  6. Vanna Vang (NS) d. Lindy Wiseman 6-0, 6-0

Doubles

  1. Billingsley/Wang (NS) d. Williams/Nobies 8-0
  2. Hudson/Luther (NS) d. Kennedy/Hussley 8-1
  3. Earnhardt/Courtney Smith (NS) d. Fowler/Wiseman 8-1

North Stanly 9, West Montgomery 0

The Comets improved to 5-0 overall and in Yadkin Valley Conference play with a clean sweep at home against West Montgomery Aug. 30.

Singles

  1. Andi Billinsgley  d. Baylee Ellis, 6-1, 6-2
  2. Faith Wang d. Taikayla Martin 6-1, 6-0
  3. Elithe Hudson d. Austin Williamson 6-0, 6-0
  4. Josie Luther d. Anya Drake 6-0, 6-0
  5. Katie Earnhardt won by forfeit
  6. Vanna Vang won by forfeit

Doubles

  1. Courtney Smith/Rylee Hudson d. Martin/Drake 8-4
  2. NS wins by forfeit
  3. NS wins by forfeit