Tennis: Panthers, Braves score critical region wins

socgten-joelThe Socastee High girls tennis team took two steps closer to capturing the Region 6-4A championship this week with a pair of close wins over region rivals West Florence and Conway.

After battling to a 4-3 victory over the Lady Knights on Wednesday, the Lady Braves claimed a 5-2 win over the Lady Tigers to improve to 8-3 overall and, more importantly, a perfect 6-0 in league play.

After scoring wins at No. 1 and 2 singles and No. 1 doubles against West Florence, Anna Brice Cox and Joy Renfrow repeated the feat on Thursday to put the Lady Braves within one match of a win.

This time two Lady Braves delivered, with No. 4 Marie Bennedetti and No. 5 also claiming straight-set victories.

For Conway, No. 2 doubles were won by Ally Thompson and Julia Hagerud. No. 3 singles Jesse Miles gave the Lady Tigers their lone singles win.

Singles:
1. Anna BRICE Cox(SHS) d Victoria Smith(CHS) 6-1, 6-0
2. Joy Renfrow(SHS) d Hailey Cassidy (CHS) 6-3, 6-2
3. Jesse Miles ( CHS) d Kristian Case (SHS) 6-3, 6-1
4. Marie Bennedetti(SHS) d Tori Worley(6-4, 6-4
5. Hannah Beam (SHS) d Maggie Gore(CHS) 6-2, 6-3
Doubles
1. Anna Brice Cox & Joy Renfrow (SHS) d Hailey Cassidy & Jesse Miles 8-0
2. Ally Thompson & Julia Hagerud(CHS) d Charlotte Gaspers & Kyndal Hodge 6-2, 7-5

* Carolina Forest 6, South Florence 0: The Lady Panthers swept the Lady Bruins to improve their Region 6-4A record to 3-3 with three region matches remaining.

Singles:
1. Drew Limpasuvan (CF) defeated Camryn Harris (SF) SCORE: 6-0, 6-0
2. Eva Vandoros (CF) defeated Andrea Pare (SF) SCORE: 6-0, 6-0
3. Joslyn McCray (CF) defeated Allison Hutchinson (SF) SCORE: 6-0,6-0
4. Jaden Nye (CF) defeated Lala Parrott (SF) SCORE: 6-0, 6-0
5. Sophia Gouhin (CF) defeated Rae Shaban (SF) SCORE: 6-0, 6-0
Doubles
2. Casey Mallon/ Brittany Morgan (CF) defeated Emily Todd/Katelyn Hayes (SF) SCORE: 7-5, 6-0

Photo by Joel Beachum/Carolina Clicks Photos

Comments

comments

Conway sweeps Socastee; NMB, SJ games postponed

Conway sweeps Socastee; NMB, SJ games postponedThe Conway High boys and girls basketball teams swept visiting [more]

Boys Hoops: Green breaks CA record; Braves beat CF

Boys Hoops: Green breaks CA record; Braves beat CFChristian Academy of Myrtle Beach junior Michael Green reached another [more]

Lady Panthers' second-half surge knocks off Socastee

Lady Panthers' second-half surge knocks off SocasteeThe Carolina Forest High girls basketball team broke up a [more]

Coastal adds Michigan OL transfer to recruiting class

Coastal adds Michigan OL transfer to recruiting classCoastal Carolina head football coach Joe Moglia announced Sean Fitzgerald, [more]

Earnhardt clears air about interest in buying Panthers

Earnhardt clears air about interest in buying PanthersRetired NASCAR driver Dale Earnhardt Jr. says he is interested [more]

CCU's Ruiz picked to play in Latin America Amateur

CCU's Ruiz picked to play in Latin America AmateurCoastal Carolina junior golfer Luis Ruiz has been selected to [more]

CAC swimmers clean up on medals at Tiger Invitational

CAC swimmers clean up on medals at Tiger InvitationalThe Coastal Aquatic Club (CAC) sent 37 swimmers to compete [more]

MB grad Sessions waived during 11th NBA season

MB grad Sessions waived during 11th NBA seasonFor the first time since his high school days at [more]

Horry/Georgetown Invite: CF, NMB, MB finish 1-2-3

Horry/Georgetown Invite: CF, NMB, MB finish 1-2-3The Carolina Forest High wrestling team captured the bi-county championship [more]

Battle at the Beach: MB makes it rain 3s; CA falls

Battle at the Beach: MB makes it rain 3s; CA fallsOn Friday night, a leaky roof forced the Myrtle Beach [more]

CCU Hoops: Coastal splits with visiting Georgia State

CCU Hoops: Coastal splits with visiting Georgia StateArtur Labinowicz scored a career, team and game-high 32 points, [more]

Hoops: Chiefs, Tigers use last-second shots for wins

Hoops: Chiefs, Tigers use last-second shots for winsNorth Myrtle Beach High's Cooper Chandler picked the right time [more]

MB Winter Bump tourney expects record crowd, field

MB Winter Bump tourney expects record crowd, fieldThe annual Myrtle Beach Winter Bump Volleyball Classic, hosted by [more]

Knaffle garners SCCAWS Player of the Year award

Knaffle garners SCCAWS Player of the Year awardSt. James High junior Smith Knaffle may need to add [more]

CCU Hoops: Chants split Sun Belt twinbill with GSU

CCU Hoops: Chants split Sun Belt twinbill with GSUJaylen Shaw moved into 13th place on the Coastal Carolina [more]

North Myrtle Beach boys, girls cruise past St. James

North Myrtle Beach boys, girls cruise past St. JamesThe North Myrtle Beach boys and girls basketball teams swept [more]

Wrestling: Locals earn top rankings; Chiefs take two

Wrestling: Locals earn top rankings; Chiefs take twoThe latest rankings were released Tuesday for SCHSL wrestling, but [more]

Boys Hoops: Socastee, Conway win region debuts

Boys Hoops: Socastee, Conway win region debutsThe Socastee High boys basketball team won a thrilling Region [more]

Girls Hoops: Seahawks knock off No. 1 Wilson

Girls Hoops: Seahawks knock off No. 1 WilsonThe Myrtle Beach High girls basketball team saw region rival [more]

CCU student-athletes post top semester in classroom

CCU student-athletes post top semester in classroom A record 264 Coastal Carolina student-athletes posted at least a [more]

Riptides make successful plunge at Polar Bear meet

Riptides make successful plunge at Polar Bear meetRiptides Racing's swimmers braved the cold weather and icy roads [more]

Local teams break ice with region rivals, reschedules

Local teams break ice with region rivals, reschedulesThe new year is only one week old and already [more]

Panthers suffer tough loss to Saints, face uncertainty

Panthers suffer tough loss to Saints, face uncertaintyThe Carolina Panthers' season ended in a heap atop sacked [more]

Ragin' Cajuns sweep CCU in Sun Belt doubleheader

Ragin' Cajuns sweep CCU in Sun Belt doubleheaderCoastal Carolina faced the top men’s basketball team in the [more]

Moglia announces return to role as CCU head coach

Moglia announces return to role as CCU head coachCoastal Carolina’s Joe Moglia announced he has been medically cleared [more]

Conway sweeps Socastee; NMB, SJ games postponed

Conway sweeps Socastee; NMB, SJ games postponedThe Conway High boys and girls basketball teams swept visiting [more]

Boys Hoops: Green breaks CA record; Braves beat CF

Boys Hoops: Green breaks CA record; Braves beat CFChristian Academy of Myrtle Beach junior Michael Green reached another [more]

Comments are closed.

© 2017 Grand Strand Sports Report · RSS
Myrtle Beach Web Design
Kayaking in Myrtle Beach