Enterprise tennis wins district title
Published 8:16 pm Saturday, April 8, 2017
The Enterprise tennis team won their district Thursday afternoon with a 7-0 overall match victory over Piney Woods.
The win moves the Yellow Jackets to 4-0 in district play and gives them back-to-back district championships over the past two years.
The match Thursday started off tough in boys’ singles, with Cody Leggett of Enterprise coming out on top against Endurance Demese of Piney Woods 5-7, 7-5, 10-4.
In girls’ singles, Carlin Nations of Enterprise took down Ana Rainbow of Piney Woods in straight sets 6-4, 6-4.
In the first boys’ doubles match, Zach Hodges and Toby White of Enterprise dominated Waleed Sohan and Ahmand McBride of Piney Woods in straight sets 6-0, 6-0. The second boys’ doubles match was forfeited by Piney Woods with Tyler Leggett and Harrison Coffey of Enterprise set to play the match.
In the first girls’ doubles match, Brittany Barnett and Amber Wyland of Enterprise won a tough match against Makada Tysfaye and Nordos Demese of Piney Woods in straight sets 6-2, 7-6.
The second girls’ doubles match and the mixed doubles match were both forfeited, giving Enterprise the clean sweep over Piney Woods. Alex Price and Gracie Thompson of Enterprise were set to play the second girl’s doubles match and Wyatt Coleman and Madison Rails were set to play the mixed doubles match.