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East Central slips by Lady Wolves

DECATUR – The East Central Community College Lady Warriors slipped by the Co-Lin Lady Wolves 5-4 in tennis recent action.

CARLIANNE ALDERMAN

CARLIANNE ALDERMAN

Sophomore Carlianne Alderman of Brookhaven and freshman Brandi McInnis of Wesson picked up a win for the Lady Wolves. The pair defeated East Central’s Mackie Smith/Katlyn Patrick 8-0 in No. 3 doubles.

In singles action, the Lady Wolves won three matches. McInnis defeated Patrick in No. 3 singles 6-2, 6-0. Alderman disposed of Brooke Payne 6-1, 6-4 at No. 5 and Carly Riley took care of Kristine Jenkins 3-6, 6-1 (10-7) at No. 6.

BRANDI MCINNIS

BRANDI MCINNIS

At No. 1, Shannon St. Clair defeated Co-Lin freshman Madison Warren of Brookhaven 6-4, 6-1. Hannah Peoples defeated Allie Dear of Terry 6-1, 6-1 at No. 2. Sophomore Caroleah Brister of Brookhaven fell to Kaley Bufkin 6-2, 6-4 at No. 4.

East Central took wins at No. 1 and No. 2 doubles. St. Clair/Bufkin defeated Warren/Riley 8-6 at No. 1 and Peoples/Payne defeated Co-Lin’s Dear/Brister 8-6.

CARLY RILEY

CARLY RILEY

Co-Lin hosts Jones on March 20 beginning at 1 p.m.

Singles: 

1. Shannon St. Clair (ECCC) def. Madison Warren (CL) 6-4, 6-1

2. Hannah Peoples (ECCC) def. Allie Dear (CL) 6-1, 6-1

3. Brandi McInnis (CL) def. Mackie Smith 6-2, 6-0

4. Kaley Bufkin (ECCC) def. Caroleah Brister 6-2, 6-4

5. Carlianne Alderman (CL) def. Brooke Payne 6-1), 6-4

6. Carly Riley (CL) def. Kristine Jenkins (ECCC) def. 3-6, 6-1 (10-7)

Doubles 

1. St. Clair/Bufkin (ECCC) def. Warren/Riley (CL) 8-6

2. Peoples/Payne (ECCC) def. Dear/Brister (CL) 8-6

3. McInnis/Alderman def. Smith/Patrick (ECCC) 8-0