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Loyd Star netters sting Bulldogs

DAILY LEADER / MARTY ALBRIGHT / Loyd Star's Toni Banks returns a serve in Girls Double tennis action against Franklin County Tuesday at Brookhaven City Courts.

DAILY LEADER / MARTY ALBRIGHT / Loyd Star’s Toni Banks returns a serve in Girls Double tennis action against Franklin County Tuesday at Brookhaven City Courts.

The Loyd Star netters knock off the Franklin County Bulldogs 6-1 in tennis action at the Brookhaven City Courts Tuesday.

The Loyd Star netters will return to action Monday as they battle in individual matches against Enterprise and West Lincoln players to see who will advance to state for individual gold.

Region 7-2A individual matches begins Monday at the Brookhaven Country Club, starting at 9 a.m.

Loyd Star 6, Franklin 1 

Boys singles: Connor Crosby (LS) d. Kane Gillian (FC) 6-1, 6-0. Girls Singles: Ashlyn Locke (LS) d. Mia Durrell (FC) 6-0, 6-0. Mixed Doubles: Bryson Brister-Madisyn Brister (LS) d. Shakira McBride-Spencer Romero (FC) 6-0, 6-4. Girls No. 1 doubles: Caylee Grace Yarborough-Faith Bergeron (LS) d. Ariyanna Mason-Morgan Moak (FC) 6-0, 6-4. Girls No. 2 doubles;  Toni Banks-Jordan Shelby (LS) d. Jourdon Cummings-Tye Sutton (FC) 6-2, 6-3. Boys No. 1 doubles: Blayne Brister-Cole Moak (LS) d. Brant Mullins-Kyle McCormick (FC) 7-9, 6-1. Boys No. 2 doubles: Tony Gibbs-Zane Davis (FC) d. Lee Thomas-Gavin Thomas (LS) 6-1, 6-0.

In JV action,  Girls Singles: Morgyn Brister (LS) d Savannah Frith (FC) 8-1. Girls Singles: Caitlin Cade (LS) d. Shakira McBride 8-0.  Girls Doubles:  Lani Smith-Anna Thomas (LS) d. Jourdon Cummings-Tye Sutton (FC) 8-4. Boys Singles: Reid Butler (LS) d Kane Gillian (FC) 8-4. Girls Doubles:  Julie Kramer-Ruby McCullough (LS) d. Shakira McBride-Morgan Moak (FC) 8-4.