Girls' tennis

WEST JEFFERSON — Watauga’s girls’ tennis team won all six singles matches with Ashe County and used them to claim an 8-1 win over the Huskies in a road match Aug. 28.

Three Pioneers won in straight sets. No. 1-seeded Jadyn Kadyk claimed a 6-0, 6-1 victory over Elizabeth Wallace, while No. 2-seeded Amira Younce beat Molly Rupard 6-3, 7-5. Watauga’s No. 6 seed Magali Turner took a 6-1, 6-0 win over Hannah York.

The three other matches went to a third set. Alaina Muse, playing No. 3 singles, beat Karolina Keith 4-6, 6-3, 1-0 (10-7), while the Pioneers’ No. 4 seed Madison Ogden beat Sarah Conley 7-6, 6-3, 1-0 (10-7).

Watauga’s No. 5 seed Jillian Russert best Keigh McKenzie 6-7, 7-5, 1-0 (10-5).

Watauga added two victories in doubles. Kadyk and Younce teamed to win their match at No. 1 doubles 8-2, while Russert and Carolina Davidson won their No. 3-seeded match 8-6.

Ogden and Turner lost their match at No. 2 doubles 9-7.

Several Pioneers played in exhibition doubles matches. Ellary Maiden and Browning Proctor lost their first set 8-6, but rebounded to win their second set 6-0. Sarah Goode and Macayla Kanoy won their match 8-4, while Serena Jewel-Miller teamed with Mattie Suggs for an 8-3 win. Laurel West and Madeline Hays captured an 8-0 win in their match.

Watauga 8, Ashe County 1


Jadyn Kadyk (W) d. Elizabeth Wallace, 6-0, 6-1

Amira Younce (W), Molly Rupard, 6-3, 7-5

Alaina Muse d. Karolina Keith, 4-6, 6-3 1-0 (10-7)

Madison Ogden (W) d. Sarah Conley 7-6, 3-6, 1-0 (10-7)

Jillian Russert (W) d. Keigh McKenzie, 6-7, 7=5, 1-0 (10-7)


Kadyk/Younce (W) won 8-2

Ogden/Turner (W) lost 9-7

Russert/Carolina Davidson (W) won 8-6


Ellary Maiden/Browning Proctor (W) tie 6-8, 6-0

Sarah Goode/Macayla Kanoy (W) won 8-4

Serena Jewel-Miller/Mattie Suggs (W) won 8-3

Laurel West/Madeline Hays (W) won 8-0

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