Lucky 13: Elkin tennis tops Ashe, East Wilkes
It doesnâ€™t look like anyone is going to catch Elkinâ€™s boys tennis team in the Mountain Valley 1A/2A Conference.
Elkin only surrendered four games in 12 sets of singles on Tuesday against Ashe County. Tyler Macy, Ryan Schell, Ashton Gant, David Bullin, Andrew Peterson and Coley McCulloch each picked up singles wins.
The Elks lost just four games in three doubles matches. Macy and Schell teamed up to win the first flight match 8-0. Gant and McCulloch won the second flight match 8-2. Bullin and Peterson cruised at No. 3 by an 8-0 score.
Elkin won the top four flights in singles and the top two doubles flights against East Wilkes. Macy, Schell, Jeremiah Morrison and Bullin gave the Elks a 4-2 lead after singles. Greylin Cleary and Alvin Sales picked up singles wins for East Wilkes.
Needing just one doubles triumph for the team win, the Elks got two. Macy and Schell won at No. 1 doubles, while Morrison and Bullin earned an icing win at No. 2. Cleary and Sales gave East Wilkes one more team point with a victory at No. 3 doubles.
Elkin 9, Ashe County 0
Tuesday * at Elkin
1. Tyler Macy E def Zeb Richardson A 6-0, 6-1
2. Ryan Schell E def Sam Bowers A 6-0, 6-0
3. Ashton Gant E def Josh Meghoo A 6-2, 6-0
4. David Bullins E def Alex Church A 6-1, 6-0
5. Andrew Peterson E def Een Shepherd A 6-0, 6-0
6. Coley McCulloch E def Jacob Hernandez A 6-0, 6-0
1. Macy/Schell E def Richardson/Bowers A 8-0
2. Gant/McCulloch E def Meghoo/Church A 8-2
3. Bullins/Peterson E def Shepherd/Wesley Moore A 8-0
Elkin 6, East Wilkes 3
Monday * at Ronda
1. Tyler Macy, E def Christopher Shew, EW 6-0, 6-1
2. Ryan Schell, E def Calvin Macemore, EW 6-3, 6-0
3. Jeremiah Morrison E def Luke Sealy, EW 6-3, 6-2
4. David Bullins E def Cory Osborne EW 6-1, 6-2
5. Greylin Cleary EW def Ashton Gant E 6-2, 6-3
6. Alvin Sales EW def Andrew Peterson E 4-6, 6-4, 10-7
1. Macy/Schell E def Shew/Sealy EW 8-2
2. Morrison/Bullins E def Macemore Osborne EW 8-4
3. Cleary/Sales EW def Gant/Coley McCulloch E 8-4