Gray Stone women’s tennis wins YVC championship
The Gray Stone women’s tennis team, coached by Orlando Castillo, went into Oct. 3’s home match with North Stanly needing a win to secure the Yadkin Valley Conference championship.
Playing on the Pfeiffer University courts, the Knights took five of six singles matches and added two doubles wins to claim the 2018 championship, 7-2, over the second-place Comets.
Gray Stone will have the No. 1 seed from the YVC heading into the dual team tennis playoffs slated to start Oct. 17. North Stanly will be the No. 2 seed.
- Emma Bost (GS) d. Faith Wang 6-4, 6-1
- Lilley Brookshire (GS) d. Andi Billingsley 6-0, 6-0
- Mia Taggart (GS) d. Elithe Hudson 6-3, 6-4
- Ella Hedenskog (GS) d. Josie Luther 6-1, 6-3
- Kate Van Horn (GS) d. Katie Earnhardt 7-6 (8-6), 6-4)
- Vanna Vang (NS) d. Jordan Loflin (GS) 6-3 ,6-0
- Brookeshire/ Bost (GS) d. Billingsley / Wang 10-1
- Hudson / Luther (NS) won 10-1
- Alexa Bolin / Jenna Robinson (GS) d. Vang / Earnhardt 8-6.
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