Comets top Bulls in tennis, 8-1, stay in second in YVC

Published 9:50 am Wednesday, September 26, 2018

In Yadkin Valley Conference women’s tennis on Monday afternoon, the North Stanly Comets hosted South Stanly. The Comets moved to 12-1 overall and 11-1 in conference play with an 8-1 win over the Bulls (9-4, 9-4).

North Stanly will have senior night Wednesday against North Moore. The Comets play the next three matches on the road to round out the regular season, including Oct. 3 on the road at first-place Gray Stone.


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


  1. Wang / Billingsley (NS) def. Noble / Huneycutt (SS) 8-4
  2. Hudson / Luther (NS) def. McNeill / Napier (SS) 8-0
  3. NS win by forfeit

About Charles Curcio

Charles Curcio has served as the sports editor of the Stanly News & Press for more than 16 years and has written numerous news and feature storeis as well. He was awarded the NCHSAA Tim Stevens Media Representative of the Year and named CNHI Sports Editor of the Year in 2014. He has also won an award from Boone Newspapers, and has won four North Carolina Press Association awards.

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