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Mathews tennis posts three wins

The Mathews High School girls’ tennis team won all three of its matches during the past week against 1A Northampton, 2A Bruton and 3A New Kent.

To start off on April 15, Mathews hosted Northampton and took a strong win sweeping the Yellow Jackets, 9-0. In singles, playing number one, Morgan Johnson defeated Angela Hood, 8-4. At number two, Ashley Hudgins took an 8-1 win over Sara Gildo. Rachel Stewart, number three, Alexis Wells, four, Maddie Brown, five, and Emma Wood, six, left their opponents Elizabeth Fernandez, Morgan Craivk, Cindy Early and Trenna Orsinger scoreless, winning 8-0 in each match.

In doubles play, the top-seeded team of Johnson and Hudgins won, 8-3, over Hood and Gildo. Number two doubles partners Stewart and Wells defeated Fernandez and Craivk, 8-0. Brown and Wood, at number-three doubles, defeated Early and Orsinger, 8-0. In exhibition doubles matches, Madelyn Johnson and Kathryn Bray defeated Elizabeth Read and Isabella Sayers, 8-1. Johnson and Bray played...

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