Tuesday, March 12, 2013 —
In high school tennis matches March 7, Gray Stone swept at South Stanly, while the Bulldogs won at North Moore.
Gray Stone 9
South Stanly 0
1. John Latimer (GS) d. Alec Shue (SS) 6-0, 6-0.
2. Alex Wang (GS) d. Hunter Gray (SS) 6-3, 6-4.
3. Sam HillJennings (GS) d. Aaron Roten (SS) 6-0, 6-2.
4. Will Huckabee (GS) d. Joston Horton (SS) 6-2, 7-6 (7-1).
5. Cal Garmon (GS) d. Jesse Barrett (SS) 6-0, 6-0.
6. Jeff Lau (GS) d. Will Kepley (SS) 6-4, 6-2.
1. Latimer / HillJennings (GS) d. Shue / Roten (SS) 8-0.
2. Wang / Huckabee (GS) d. Gray / Horton (SS) 8-2.
3. C. Distin / W. Latimer (GS) d. M. Carlis / B. Hahn (SS) 8-0.
North Moore 1
1) Joel Morton (A) d. J. Jones (NM) 6-0, 6-0.
2) Bradley Batten (A) d. A. Hunsucker (NM) 6-0, 6-0.
3) Dayton Guenther (A) d. M. Williams (NM) 6-2, 6-2.
4) Grayson Dixon (A) d. J. Marley (NM) 6-2, 7-5.
5) D. Aguirre (NM) d. Truman Furr (A) 6-4, 6-2.
6) Joey Bogan (A) d. A. Gonzalez (NM) 6-3, 6-1.
1) Morton / Batten (A) d. Jones / Williams (NM) 8-0.
2) Guenther / Dixon (A) d. Hunsucker / Marley (NM) 5-1.
3) Furr / Bogan (A) d. Gonzalez/Edmunds (NM) 8-2.
Gray Stone stays undefeated with win over South Stanly; Albemarle wins at North Moore
Tuesday, March 12, 2013 —
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