The Banks County High School boys’ tennis team competed in two matches last week.
The Leopards defeated Franklin County 4-1 at home, and fell to AAAA state champion runner up Madison County, 0-5.
In the matchup with Franklin County, Leopard No. 1 singles player Paul Coughlin lost 1-6, 4-6. No. 2 singles Leopard Bobby Nguyen won 6-1, 6-0. No. 3 singles player Justin Yang won 6-1, 6-2.
The No. 1 doubles pairing of Chris Willis and Jonathan Hudson won 6-2, 6-2 and No. 2 doubles Braxton Ledford and Alex Amato won 7-5, 6-4.
“We are very proud of our boys effort and preparation up to this point. Looking forward to continued success this season,” said coach Jim McKinney.
In the match against Madison County, Coughlin lost 0-6, 0-6. No. 2 Nguyen lost 0-6, 1-6 and Luke Schaefer fell 0-6, 0-6 in No. 3 singles.
In doubles action, No. 1s Willis and Hudson lost 0-6, 1-6. No. 2s Yang and Ledford lost 2-6, 2-6.
Thursday, the Lady Leopards knocked off Madison County 3-2.
Lauren Carter fell 6-2, 6-2 in No. 1 singles, while Leia Rylee won 6-3, 6-1 in No. 2 singles. Kaelan Standridge was edged 7-5, 6-3 in No. 3 singles.
The No. 1 doubles duo of Macy Milford and Bree Harris defeated the Red Raider pair 2-1 (4-6, 7-6, 6-3). The Leopard No. 2 duo of Shelby Turpin and Madison Kissine sealed the overall victory for Banks County with a 6-3, 6-4 win.
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