Soddy Daisy, East Hamilton Tennis Split In District 6 Showdown

Canes Win 8-1; Lady Trojans Win 6-3

  • Saturday, April 20, 2024
The Soddy Daisy girls tennis team remianed undefeated in District 6 play with a 6-3 win over East Hamilton Friday night. Pictured left to right are Laura Jenkins, Wetherly Barker, Leah Daniels, Paige Martin, Anna Morgan, and Edyn Gonder.
The Soddy Daisy girls tennis team remianed undefeated in District 6 play with a 6-3 win over East Hamilton Friday night. Pictured left to right are Laura Jenkins, Wetherly Barker, Leah Daniels, Paige Martin, Anna Morgan, and Edyn Gonder.
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The two top tennis teams in District 6 squared off at the Middle Valley courts Friday night. The East Hamilton boys defeated the Trojans 8-1 to record their 31st regular season win. The Hurricanes improved to 12-0 (7-0). The Lady Trojans pounced on the Lady Canes to hand them their first regular season district loss, 6-3, since realignment. Soddy Daisy climbs to 11-2 (8-0) on the season while the Lady Canes fell to 8-4 (6-1).

Boys Singles
Will Harden (EH) def.

Tyler Eddy, 8-1
Yoon Woo Seo (EH) def. Braxton Warlick, 8-4
Seth Norman (EH) df. Josh Hicks, 8-6
Aarav Amin (EH) def. Carter McFarland, 8-4
Shawn Paik (EH) def. Benji McKnight, 8-6
Lincoln Dunn (EH) def. Tommy Anderson, 8-2

Boys Doubles
Eddy/Warlick (SD) def. Seo/Norman, 8-4
Harden/Amin (EH) def. Hicks/McFarland, 8-2
Dunn/Het Patel (EH) def. McKnight/Anderson, 9-7

Girls Singles
Anna Morgan (SD) def. Maddie O’Brien, 9-8 (7-6)
Wetherly Barker (SD) def. Natalie Simulis, 8-1
Paige Martin (SD) def. Jaida Kimbrough, 8-4
Laura Jenkins (SD) def. Claire Kaiser, 8-3
Ava Skelton (EH) def. Leah Daniels, 8-6
Julia Culpepper (EH) def. Edyn Gonder, 9-7

Girls Doubles
Morgan/Martin (SD) def. O’Brien/Annabelle Goss, 8-5
Barker/Jenkins (SD) def. Kimbrough/Culpepper, 8-6
Simulis/Kaiser (EH) def. Daniels/Gonder, 8-5


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