Lady Cards, Marion’s Knights repeat at Heartland tennis

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Miller downs Massengale for girls’ title

By Bobby Brockman



Taylor County High School placed both players in the girls’ singles’ finals and repeated at Heartland Athletic Conference team champions on Monday at the David Parsons Tennis Complex in Miller Park.
Marion County did likewise in boys’ singles to claim the Lebanon’s school seventh straight team title.
Sophomore Kassie Miller  upended defending champion and Lady Cardinal senior teammate Aryn Massengale 6-2, 4-6, 10-5 for the girls’ championship.
Marion County’s Elyssa Holt and Madison Cassidy downed Emily Haley and Molly Williams of Campbellsville for the girls’ title.
Alex Spalding took Knight teammate Durbin Richardson in straight sets for the boys’ top honor in singles while Taylor County’s Aaron Gray and Ben  Sharpe wear the boys’ doubles’ crown.
Heartland Athletic
Conference Tennis Tourney
at David Parsons Tennis
Complex in Miller Park
Girls’ singles
Morgan Milby (C) def. Rebecca Montgomery (AC) 8-0.
Meredith Johnson (TC) def. Kristina Leake (MC) 8-4.
Brittany Ford (C) def. Allison Feese (AC) 8-1.
Allie Evans (MC) def. Haley Knifley (AC).
Aryn Massengale (TC) def. Milby (C) 6-3, 6-3.
Alyssa Farmer (MC) def. Johnson (TC) 6-4 7-6 (7-5).
Kassie Miller def. Ford (C) 6-1, 6-0.
Allie Evans (MC) def. Brooklyn Harris (C) 7-6 (8-6), 6-3.
Massengale (TC) def. Farmer (MC) 6-4, 7-6 (7-5).
Miller (TC) def. Evans (MC) 7-6, 6-3.
Miller (TC) def. Massengale (TC) 6-2, 4-6, 10-5.
Girls’ doubles
Megan Canada/Nena Taylor (TC) def. Bault/Farmer (AC) 6-3, 6-1.
Emily Haley/Molly Williams (C) def. Caldwell/Bosela (AC) 6-1 7-5.
Peterson/Bradshaw (MC) def. Raquel Williams/Kori Richerson (TC) 0-6, 7-6 (7-5), 10-2.
Holt/Cassidy (MC) def. Canada/Taylor (TC) 6-0, 6-1.
Haley/Williams (C) def. Peterson/Bradshaw (MC) 5-7 6-4, 10-8.
Holt/Cassidy (MC) def. Haley/Williams (C) 6-0, 6-0.

Boys’ singles
Gavin Cheng (TC) def. Jackson Hunt (C) 6-0, 6-0.
Trevor Hod (MC) def. Cody Gles (AC) 6-5, 6-4.
Timothy Watson (AC) def. Kern Kost (C) 6-0, 6-0.
Stephen Chafin (AC) def. Samuel Kessler (C) 8-3.
Alex Spalding (MC) def. Cheng (C) 6-0, 6-0.
Justin Smith (TC) def. Hood (MC).
Durbin Richardson (MC) def. Watson (AC).
Mark Harris (TC) def. Chafin (AC) 6-2, 6-1.
Spalding (MC) def. Smith (TC) 6-0, 6-0.
Richardson (MC) def. Harris (TC) 6-2, 6-2.
Spalding (MC) def. Richardson (MC) 6-1, 6-3.
Boys’ doubles
Spalding/Gillespie (MC) def. Keen/Herbst (AC) 6-0, 6-0.
Cassidy/Burdette (MC) def. Connor Wilson/Cass Kidwell (C) 6-0, 6-1.
Hayden McCubbin/Corey Gupton (TC) def. Ward/Fitzgerald (C) 6-0, 6-1.
Aaron Gray/Ben Sharpe (TC) def. Spalding/Gillespie (MC) 6-1, 6-3.
Cassidy/Burdette (MC) def. McCubbin/Gupton (TC) 6-0, 6-3.
Gray/Sharpe (TC) def. Cassidy/Burdette by forfeit.