Woodland tennis teams edge out Adairsville

Woodland tennis teams edge out Adairsville

STAFF REPORT

The Woodland tennis teams earned a pair of 3-2 victories over Bartow County rival Adairsville Thursday at home.

In boys action, the Wildcats claimed the singles lines, and the Tigers won the doubles matches. Given that there are three singles matches and two doubles matches, that breakdown worked fine for Woodland.

Ian VanOrder picked up a 6-2, 6-3 win on Line 1; Mason Tucker produced a 6-2, 7-5 triumph on Line 2; and Cayden Wade didn’t drop a game on Line 3.

As for the Woodland girls, they rode the play of Line 1 doubles tandem Monterya Morrow and Abigail Spaulding, along with the success of former Line 1 doubles teammates Eryn Gentry and Emma Savage.

Gentry and Savage — now the Wildcats’ top-two singles players — earned wins by scores of 6-1, 6-0 and 6-3, 6-2, respectively. Meanwhile, Morrow and Spaulding cruised in both sets of a 6-0, 6-0 rout.

Adairsville’s Danielle Lusian emerged with a 6-4, 6-4 victory on Line 3 singles. Sophie Best and Kate Faulk grinded out a 7-5, 5-7, 10-8 win on Line 2 doubles.