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April 10, 2013

JV tennis teams sweep Tift County

MOULTRIE —  The Colquitt County junior varsity tennis teams took a pair of 5-0 victories at Tift County on Wednesday.

For the JV Lady Packers, Shelby Thomas won 8-4 at No. 1 singles; Shianna Corley won 8-5 at No. 2 singles; and Tanna Knight won 8-3 at No. 3 singles.

At No. 1 doubles, Avery Barber and Cheyenne Sumner won 8-6. Heather Dunn and Anna Williams won 8-6 at No. 2 doubles.

In extra matches, Kieria Merritt lost 1-8; Taylor Mock and Nakia Johnson lost 0-8; and Avery Cornelius lost 2-6.

For the JV boys, Jack Holloway played No. 1 singles and won 8-5. Ashton Owens battled back from a 3-7 deficit to win 9-8(11-9). And George Zeanah won at No. 3 singels, 8-5.

At No. 1 doubles, Ryan Merritt and Owen Harrell won 8-6. And Tatum Shivers and Scott Jacobs won at No. 2 singles 8-6.

In extra matches, Leo Berrera and Lyle Tostenson lost 5-8 and Fyederian Godfrey and Nick Crawley won 8-5.

The Colquitt County varsity tennis teams will play non-Region 1-AAAAAA matches at Valdosta today.

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