AREA ROUNDUP

Wilson Hall tennis tops Pee Dee, stays unbeaten

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Wilson Hall's varsity girls tennis team improved to 8-0 with a 7-2 victory over Pee Dee Academy on Wednesday at Palmetto Tennis Center.

The Lady Barons will travel to Florence Christian today.

SINGLES

1 - Guldan (WH) defeated Webster 6-0, 6-1.

2 - E. Beasley (WH) defeated Smoak 6-2, 6-0.

3 - Davis (WH) defeated Waters 6-0, 6-0.

4 - Allred (WH) defeated Hamilton 6-1, 6-0.

5 - Lane (PD) defeated Singleton.

6 - Areford (WH) defeated Woodle 6-4, 6-1.

DOUBLES

1 - E. Beasely/Davis (WH) defeated Webster/Smoak 8-0.

2 - Guldan/Allred (WH) defeated Smoak/Lane 8-1.

3 - Hamilton/Baxley (PD) defeated Areford/Singleton, WD

Conway 6-6

Sumter 1-2

CONWAY - Sumter High School dropped a pair of matches to Conway on Tuesday at the CHS courts.

Conway won the first match 6-1 and the second 6-2.

FIRST MATCH

SINGLES

1 - Whitney Crawford (S) defeated Maggie Gore 6-0, 6-1.

2 - Savannah Stevens (C) defeated Lindsey Smutz 6-1, 6-0.

3 - Claire Hamilton (C) defeated Jordan Shuping 6-3, 6-2.

4 - Hannah Norris (C) defeated Rita Alan 6-3, 6-4.

5 - Anna-Grace Young (C) defeated Windsor Pittman 6-3, 7-5.

DOUBLES

1 - Did not play.

2 - Elena Hernandez/Landry Harrelson (C) defeated Carmen Carrigan/Rachel Quesenberry 6-3, 7-5.

SECOND MATCH

SINGLES

1 - Crawford (S) defeated Gore 6-3, 6-3.

2 - Stevens (C) defeated Smutz 6-0, 6-0.

3 - Hamilton (C) defeated Shuping 6-4, 6-3.

4 - Norris (C) defeated Alan 6-4, 6-3.

5 - Pittman (S) defeated Young 5-7, 7-5, 13-11.

DOUBLES

1 - Did not play.

2 - Hernandez/Harrelson (C) defeated Carrigan/Quesenberry 6-4, 6-3.

Laurence Manning 8

Florence Christian 1

Laurence Manning Academy earned an 8-1 victory over Florence Christian School on Tuesday at Palmetto Tennis Center.

SINGLES

1 - Mason Ham (LMA) defeated Thomson 5-7, 7-6 (3), 10-3.

2 - Wood (FCS) defeated Rickenbaker 6-4, 6-0.

3 - Madison Ham (LMA) defeated Aikens 6-0, 6-1.

4 - Tsukalas (LMA) defeated Sawyer 6-2, 6-1.

5 - Burns (LMA) defeated Odom 6-2, 6-2.

6 - Mack (LMA) defeated Canavath 6-1, 6-2.

DOUBLES

1 - Rickenbaker/Burns (LMA) won 8-1.

2 - Madison Ham/Tsukalas (LMA) defeated Aikens/Sawyer 8-3.

3 - Mack/Johnson (LMA) defeated Odom/Brunson 8-1.

VARSITY CROSS COUNTRY

Barons place 5th at home meet

Wilson Hall's boys cross country team finished in fifth place out of twelve schools at the Wilson Hall Invitational at Patriot Park on Wednesday.

Laurence Manning finished ninth while the race was won by Ben Lippen.

Bryce Lyles led the Barons, finishing second overall. Behind Lyles, Layton Creech was 16th; Matthew Taveraz 21st; Matthew Blankenship 31st and Drew Davis 34th.

In the girls race, Wilson Hall took four of the top nine places, led by Kirsten Fisher who won the race in a time of 20:54. Molly Moss was fourth overall; Margaret Briggs Kelly fifth and Emily Reynolds ninth.

The Lady Barons did not have the necessary five runners in the race to qualify in the team scoring. Ben Lippen won the girl's race while Laurence Manning finished third.

VARSITY VOLLEYBALL

Thomas Sumter 3

Northside Academy 0

DALZELL - Thomas Sumter remained unbeaten on the season with a 3-0 victory over Northside Academy on Tuesday at Edens Gymnasium.

The Lady Generals won by scores of 25-16, 25-11 and 25-10.

Anita Cookey-Gam led TSA with 19 kills. Taja Hunley added 10 and Karleigh Young had six.

Sydney Daniel set for 17 assists and Josie Reed for 12 while Diamond Gibson finished with 15 digs.

Wilson Hall 3

Laurence Manning 1

MANNING - Wilson Hall defeated Laurence Manning Academy 3-1 on Tuesday at Bubba Davis Gymnasium by scores of 25-10, 25-12, 20-25 and 25-12.

Kayla Acord had one dig and four service points. Trinity Harrington had two kills and one point and Madilyn Richburg had four points. Perry Lee Love Hicks finished with nine points and two aces while Mary Claire Lee had three points.

LMA falls to 0-6 and will host Orangeburg Prep today.

Jefferson Davis 3

Clarendon Hall 2

BLACKVILLE - Clarendon Hall fell to Jefferson Davis Academy 3-2 on Tuesday at the JDA gymnasium.

The Lady Raiders won by scores of 17-25, 25-23, 23-25, 25-19 and 17-15.

The Lady Saints, who are now 4-4 overall and 2-3 in the region, were led by Madison Kidd with 24 service points. Brynne Baxley had 23 points and Mallory McIntosh had 19 with four aces.

JV VOLLEYBALL

Thomas Sumter 2

Northside Academy 0

DALZELL - Thomas Sumter Academy defeated Northside Academy 2-0 on Tuesday by scores of 25-23 and 25-13 at Edens Gymnasium.

Lindsay Daniel led the Lady Generals with five aces and five kills. Maci Willetts added three kills and fifth-grader Reese Distelzweig had her first kill of the season.

Clarendon Hall 2

Jefferson Davis 0

BLACKVILLE - The JV Lady Saints improved to 8-0 on the season with a 2-0 sweep of Jefferson Davis Academy on Tuesday at the JDA gymnasium by scores of 25-15 and 25-14.

Clarendon Hall was led by Amberly Way with 19 service points. Aubrey Edward and Hadleigh McIntsoh each had eight points and Maleigh Cline finished with seven.

Wilson Hall 2

Laurence Manning 0

MANNING - Laurence Manning Academy was swept 2-0 by Wilson Hall on Tuesday at Bubba Davis Gymnasium by scores of 26-24 and 25-8.

Kinsey Bjork had two service points for the Lady Swampcats. Kelsie Austin had three points and two aces.. Brooke Thompson had eight points and three aces while Malorie Spiegel finished with one point.

JV TENNIS

Laurence Manning 8

Manning JV 2

MANNING - Laurence Manning Academy defeated Manning High's JV squad 8-2 on Tuesday at the MHS courts.

The match was an abbreviated 8-game pro set and featured each LMA singles player facing off against two MHS opponents in the same set as well as each doubles team facing a pair of different opponents as well.

SINGLES

1 - South (LMA) defeated Weeks/ Failmetzger 8-1.

2 - Shirley (LMA) defeated Anderson/Darby 8-0.

3 - Lee (LMA) defeated Owens/Johnson 8-3.

4 - Turner (LMA) defeated Holladay/Fralix 8-2.

5 - Dunlap (LMA) defeated Cousar/Ellis 8-6.

6 - Laney/Griffin (M) defeated Johnson 8-3.

7 - Mallette/Robinson (M) defeated DeVaughn 8-6.

DOUBLES

1 - South/Shirley (LMA) defeated Vicente/Gunter/Weeks/Failmetzger 8-2.

2 - Lee/Turner (LMA) defeated Ashman/Jones/Dozier/Laney 8-1.

3 - Dunlap/DeVaughn (LMA) defeated Hilton/Lewis/Baltzega/White 8-0.