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West Lincoln defeats Franklin Co.

DAILY LEADER / MARTY ALBRIGHT / West Lincoln's Madison Franklin reflects a serve against Franklin County in tennis action Wednesday at Brookhaven Country Club.

DAILY LEADER / MARTY ALBRIGHT / West Lincoln’s Madison Franklin reflects a serve against Franklin County in tennis action Wednesday at Brookhaven Country Club.

West Lincoln defeated Franklin County 5-2 in their first tennis match of the season Wednesday at the Brookhaven Country Club Courts. The Bears were directed by Caroline Laird in girls singles.

West Lincoln received victories in No. 1 and No. 2 girls doubles, No. 1 boys doubles and mixed doubles.

Franklin County got two wins in boys singles and No. 2 boys doubles.

West Lincoln, coached by Karen Dunaway, resumes play March 17, when they travel to Natchez to take on Natchez Cathedral.

WEST LINCOLN 5, FRANKLIN CO. 2

Boys singles:  Kyle McCormick (FC) d. Kodie Caroll (WL) 6-1, 6-2.  Girls singles: Caroline Laird (WL) d. Tye Sutton (FC) 6-0, 6-0.  No. 1 boys doubles:  Tay Applewhite-Gage Butler (WL) d. Kane Gillian-Zane Davis (FC) 6-0, 6-0.  No. 2 boys doubles:  Brant Mullins-Ken Robinson (FC) d. Matthew Allred-Matt Gill (WL) 6-0, 6-3.  No. 1 girls doubles:  Katy Clark-Kara Clark (WL) d. Ariyanna Mason- Morgan Moak (FC) 6-0, 6-0.  No. 2 girls doubles:  Madison Franklin-Carlie Smith (WL) d. Jordan Cummings-S. Middleton (FC) 4-6, 6-4, 1-0.  Mixed doubles:  Sebastian Harrell-Laura Leigh Dunaway (WL) d. Briana Brumfield-Tony Gibbs (FC) 6-4, 2-6, 1-0.

EXTRA MATCHES

No. 3 boys doubles:  Trae Wooten-Austin Patt (WL) d. Landon Harrell-Jadarious Jackson (FC) 6-2, 6-1. No. 4 boys doubles:  Chase Watts-Matthew Elkins (WL) d. Ja’bria Durrell-Maribeth Jackson (FC) 8-6. No. 2 Girls singles:  Hollie Smith (WL) d. Mia Durrell (FC) 8-2. No. 3 girls doubles:  Briana Williams-Jakeria Shaw (FC) d. Shayla McGuffee-Isabel Dunaway (WL) 8-2.