GALLATIN — The Macon County High School girls tennis team claimed a 5-2 victory over Gallatin in a match that was played at Municipal Park on April 12.
The Tigerettes won at No. 1, No. 2 and No. 3 singles and were victorious in both doubles matches as well.
Seniors Adriah Scruggs (6-4, 6-1) and Tia Rush (6-0, 6-0) won at No. 1 and No. 2 singles, and that duo teamed up for an 8-2 victory at No. 1 doubles.
Sophomore teammate Kalie Adams claimed a 6-2, 7-5 win at No. 3 singles, and sophomore Ava Scruggs and Kaydence Wix claimed an 8-6 win at No. 2 doubles.
Sophomore Abby Linville split the first two sets of her match at No. 5 singles, but she dropped a 10-6 decision in a super tiebreaker.
Ava Scruggs suffered a 6-3, 6-3 loss at No. 4 singles.
In an exhibition doubles match, Adams and Linville rolled to a 6-1 win.
Macon County won its third consecutive match one day later, handing Greenbrier a 7-0 loss.
Adriah Scruggs, Rush, Adams, Linville and Ava Scruggs all won their singles matches in straight sets, losing a combined total of six games in those five matches.
Then, the doubles teams of Rush/Adriah Scruggs and Wix/Ava Scruggs won 8-0, and Adams and Linville rolled to an 8-1 win in an exhibition doubles match.
However, the visiting Tigerettes suffered a 7-0 loss to Hendersonville at Memorial Park last Thursday afternoon.
The Lady Commandos won all five singles matches in straight sets and claimed both doubles matches by 8-2 scores.
Hendersonville also won two exhibition singles matches and an exhibition doubles match.
The Macon County boys don’t have enough players to field a full team. Junior Landen Sudduth fell in his singles match against the Commandos by a 9-7 score, and freshman Alex Sircy suffered an 8-5 setback.
Sudduth and Sircy dropped an 8-4 doubles contest.