Girls Varsity Tennis · Girls Varsity tennis drops opener against Covington 2-3

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The lady Vikings dropped a close match with Covington 2-3 on Tuesday night. The Lady Vikings number 1 singles player, a sophomore, Kaitlyn Whitford came back to win her match 4-6, 6-3, 6-4 against Madison Karrfalt. At number 2 singles, Freshman Ellie Easton started out strong with a 6-0 opening set, dropped the second set 1-6, before finishing off her Grace Wright 6-3 in the third set. At number three singles, the lone senior on the squad, Caitlyn Wyrick, had a hard fought match against Nai’a Pettit. Battling both an opponent and a back injury, she fell 3-6, 1-6. The combination of Elaina Charters and Savannah McCoy at number 1 doubles played hard against Esther Bridwell and Emma Taylor but were beaten 1-6, 2-6. At number two doubles, the team of Lexea Hendricks and Jenna Minor worked hard but were unable to better Ella Martin and Darsyn Engle, dropping the match 2-6, 0-6.