Canes boys, girls tennis teams sweep Gordon Central
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Cartersville swept Gordon Central in girls and boys high school tennis play Tuesday at Dellinger Park.

Both teams took 5-0 victories.

Coach Melissa Moore said the victories are important for both Cartersville teams because Gordon Central is a region foe.

Lady Canes 5,

Gordon Central 0

“I’m very proud of the girls,” Moore said.

“We lost just one senior from last year, Adrienne Green, so we had a strong returning team.

“They know how to pull everything together and are very focused on their goals. They have an excellent start to the season.”

In No. 1 singles play, Darian DeFrench defeated Torey Parker, 6-0, 6-0.

“Darian has a dominating serve and she used it and outhit her opponent,” Moore said.

Mallory Walker, the team’s No. 2 singles player, overcame Lindsey Holbert, 6-0, 6-0.

“Mallory is a consistent player with well-placed shots,” Moore said.

“She was excellent all around against Gordon Central.”

In No. 3 singles play, Maddi McGinnis bested Jennifer Rodriguez, 6-0, 6-0.

In No. 1 doubles play, twins Charleston Fox and Annabeth Fox defeated Janet Chavez and Ashley Farrell, 6-1, 6-1.

In No. 2 doubles play, Ali Norwood and Sarah Vaughan picked up 6-1, 6-0 victories over Peyton Robinson and Zoe Holcomb.

Canes 5, Gordon Cental 0

The Cartersville boys also earned their second victory in region play Tuesday against Gordon Central.

Claiming wins for Cartersville were Trevor Gotkowski, No. 1 singles play, with 6-0, 6-0 victories over Chris Bingiel; Nathan Slocum, No. 2 singles player, over Kyle Sutton, 6-2, 6-0; Drew Adsit, No. 3 singles play, with decisions over Tristan Morgan, 6-1, 6-1; and in No. 1 doubles play,

Tyler Hill and Matthew Scott against Cotton Carroll and Ma

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