The Stanly News and Press (Albemarle, NC)


April 4, 2013

Stanly County Tennis Notebook

Albemarle tops West Stanly; North Stanly wins over South Stanly; Colts top Union Academy

Thursday, April 4, 2013 — In high school tennis matches last week, Albemarle stayed undefeated on the season at home against West Stanly, while South Stanly travelled to North Stanly and East Montgomery, and the Colts also took on Union Academy.

Albemarle 6

West Stanly 3

The Bulldogs hosted West Stanly last Wednesday in a non-conference match and improved to 11-0 this season with a 6-3 win over the Colts.


1) Joel Morton (A) d. Dillon Burleson (WS) 8-0.

2) Bradley Batten (A) d. Alex Harkey (WS) 8-2.

3) Leighton Dry (WS) d. Dayton Guenther (A) 8-6.

4) Grayson Dixon (A) d. Caleb Whitley (WS) 8-2.

5) Austin Eudy (WS) d. Truman Furr (A) d. 9-8.

6) Joey Bogan (A) d. Spayne Furr (WS) 8-5.


1) Morton / Batten (A) d. Burleson / Harkey (WS) 8-1.

2) Guenther / Dixon (A) d. Dry/Whitley (WS) 9-8.

3) Eudy / Furr (WS) d. Furr / Bogan (A) 8-6.

North Stanly 5

South Stanly 4

The Comets hosted South Stanly last Monday and held on for a close 5-4 win over the Bulls.


1) Kong Xee Moua (NS) d. Alec Shue (SS) 6-4, 2-6, 7-4.

2) Tyler Billingsley (NS) d. H. Gray (SS) 7-6, 6-2.

3) A. Roten (SS) d. Sam Jones (NS) 6-3, 6-4.

4) Eben Hudson (NS) d. J. Horton (SS) 6-4, 2-6, 7-4.

5) W. Kepley (SS) d. T. Xiong (NS) 6-4, 6-3.

6) Seth Allen (NS) d. K. Edwards (SS) 6-3, 6-2.


1) Moua / Billingsley (NS) d. Shue / Roten (SS) 8-4.

2) Gray / Horton (SS) d. Jones / Hudson (NS) 8-6.

3) Kepley / J. Barrett (SS) d. Xiong / Allen (NS) 7-6 (7-3).

East Montgomery 8

South Stanly 0

Also last Wednesday, the South Stanly Bulls lost on the road to East Montgomery 8-0.


1) Stuart (EM) d. A. Shue (SS) 6-4, 6-2.

2) Furr (EM) d. H. Gray (SS) 6-2, 6-0.

3) Kellis (EM) d. A. Roten (SS) 6-2, 6-1.

4) Martinez (EM) d. W. Kepley (SS) 6-4, 6-3.

5) Lancaster (EM) d. J. Horton (SS) 6-3, 6-4.

6) McCaskill (EM) d. J. Barrett (SS) 7-5, 7-6 (7-1).


1) Stuart / Furr (EM) d. Shue / Roten (SS) 8-2.

2) Kellis / McCaskill (EM) d. Gray / Horton (SS) 8-6.

West Stanly 9

Union Academy 0

Last week, the West Stanly Colts earned a Rocky River Conference win over Union Academy 9-0.


1) Dillon Burleson (WS) d. Toby Bader (UA)  7-5, 6-0.

2) Alex Harkey (WS) d. Ryan Linn (UA) 4-6, 7-5, (7-5).

3) Leighton Dry (WS) d. Elliott Benton (UA)  6-3, 6-2.

4) Caleb Whitley (WS) d. Jacob Linn (UA) 6-4, 6-1.

5) Austin Eudy (WS) d. Logan Glascock (UA) 6-2, 6-1.

6) Spayne Furr (WS) d. Scott Anthont (UA) 6-0, 6-0.


1) Burleson/Harkey (WS) d. Bader/Linn (UA) 8-5.

2) Dry/Whitley (WS) d. Tabolt/Glasscock (UA) 8-0.

3) Eudy/Furr (WS) d. Zabel/Baucom (UA) 8-1.

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