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Loyd Star stings Bulldogs

DAILY LEADER / MARTY ALBRIGHT / Loyd Star's Cole Moak returns the serve against Franklin County Tuesday at the Brookhaven City Courts.

DAILY LEADER / MARTY ALBRIGHT / Loyd Star’s Cole Moak returns the serve against Franklin County Tuesday at the Brookhaven City Courts.

The Loyd Star netters knocked off the Franklin County Bulldogs 5-2 in tennis action at the Brookhaven City Courts Tuesday.

The Loyd Star junior varsity team will be in action today as they take on the Brookhaven Panthers junior varsity at 3:45 p.m. on the City Courts.

The Hornets varsity team returns to action Saturday as they participate in the Lincoln County Tennis Tournament at Brookhill Tennis Courts, starting at 9 a.m.

 LOYD STAR 5, FRANKLIN CO. 2

Boys singles:  Connor Crosby (LS) d. Kyle McCormick 7-6, 6-2. Girls Singles:  Ashlyn Locke (LS) d. Jourdon Cummings 6-0, 6-1. Mixed Doubles:  Briana Brumfield-Tony Gibbs (FC) d. Reid Butler-Julie Kramer 6-4, 6-4. Girls No. 1 doubles: Caylee Grace Yarborough-Faith Bergeron (LS) d. Morgan Moak-Ariyana Mason 6-1, 6-0. Girls No. 2 doubles;  Toni Banks-Jordan Shelby (LS) d. Ja’Bria Durrell-Tye Sutton 6-2, 6-0. Boys No. 1 doubles:  Tyler Dunn-Cole Moak (LS) d. Kane Gillman-Johnny Moore 6-2, 3-6, 1-0 (10-3). Boys No. 2 doubles: Brant Mullins-Ken Robinson (FC) d. Bryson Brister-Lee “Porkchop” Thomas (LS) 6-0, 6-1.

In JV action, Girls Doubles: Lani Smith-Anna Thomas (LS) won 8-3.  Boys singles:  Jacob Piazza lost 4-8.